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Introducing an Instructional Framework Aligned to the Common Core State Standards

Addressing a significant need in the field to bring together work on teacher effectiveness and the CCSS, this new framework is built upon five core instructional practices.

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Security for Administration Centers and School Board Meetings

School board members and superintendents typically focus their safety planning and preparedness measures on school campuses, but they often overlook security and emergency planning for administration centers, board meeting sites and support facilities.

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N.H. law to emphasize concussion safety in schools

Gov. John Lynch is publicly signing a law that creates new rules regarding student-athletes who suffer concussions.

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At-school sales of soda drops, but other sugary drinks remain

The high school or middle school student who can grab a sugar-sweetened soft drink on school grounds during class hours is becoming a rarity, a new study finds.

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New Principal Tapped for Stuyvesant

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott Monday appointed an interim acting principal to take the reins of Stuyvesant High School in the midst of a high-profile cheating scandal.

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Christie Signs Tenure Reform Bill

Gov. Chris Christie signed a bipartisan tenure reform bill today, updating the oldest tenure law in the nation.

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McAllen school district keeping physical education alive

While many schools across the country are doing away with physical education, the McAllen School District is putting a bigger emphasis on this subject.

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Michelle Rhee: Olympic effort needed for American education

Like so many Americans, I’ve been hanging out in the living room with my family watching the Olympics.

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US schools adopting longer days for academic success

More than 1,000 schools across the country have extended the calendar by adding at least 10 days to the year or by lengthening each school day by half an hour, research has found.

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Enforcing digital citizenship programs with your district’s network infrastructure.


Hear author and consultant Mike Ribble and a case study from Woodford County Schools, KY.

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