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5 Ways to Effectively Integrate Technology (Video)

I recently spoke with Irving (Texas) Independent School District technology coordinators Jerram Froese and Jill Galloway about effective technology classroom integration.

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Senior Scott Remer is Beachwood High School's First U.S. Presidential Scholar

Beachwood High School senior Scott Remer is excited about the possibility of meeting President Barack Obama when he is recognized as the first U.S. Presidential Scholar in BHS history June 16 in Washington, D.C.

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Do Our Public Schools Threaten National Security?

In his Pulitzer Prize–winning book, Anti-Intellectualism in American Life, Richard Hofstadter characterized writing on education in the United States as a literature of acid criticism and bitter complaint….

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Climate Education Graduates to the Next Level

Ninth grade science at the Academy for Career and College Education began the usual way last fall. Victoria Matthew's students learned the difference between biotic and abiotic characteristics, then progressed to the basics of scientific method. By Thanksgiving, they were ready for climate change.

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Abundant Education

We have to stop acting as if content and teachers are scarce.

Geography Skills Become Essential in the Job Market

Geography for a Flat World

Schools are only beginning to prepare students for a changing landscape.
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Backer of Common Core School Curriculum Is Chosen to Lead College Board

David Coleman, an architect of the common core curriculum standards that are being adopted in nearly all 50 states, will become the president of the College Board, starting in October.

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