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Teaching and Learning Expand With a Child-Centered Focus

NAEYC’s new book inspires early childhood educators to imagine new possibilities in curriculum and learning.

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National Education Groups Issue FAQs to Help School Systems and Employees Understand DOMA

To help school districts across the nation better understand this important ruling and the changes they will need to make, the National School Boards Association has led an effort to develop a list of frequently asked questions in partnership with the National Education Association and the AASA, on school district employers’ and employees’ issues related to the DOMA ruling.

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Jay McTighe to Lead ASCD Global Institutes on Understanding by Design® in Bangkok

ASCD has announced two new global institutes on how to use Understanding by Design® to reach crucial learning goals. The institutes will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, the first on January 28–29, 2014, and the second on January 30, 2014.

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Support Grows for Domenech’s Bid to Serve on USAC Board

The nomination of AASA Executive Director Daniel A. Domenech to the Universal Service Administrative Company Board of Directors has gained widespread support.

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Effective Time Management for Principals Is the Topic of New ASCD Arias Publication

ASCD announced today the release of Short on Time, a short-format ASCD Arias™ publication that answers the crucial question, how do I make time to lead and learn as a principal?

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Tracking the Road to College Success: Inaugural National High School Benchmarks Report

For the first time, a national level report has been developed that offers benchmarks for public high schools to compare their graduates’ college transition rates nationwide, including those serving low income and minority students.

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NAESP Recognizes Distinguished Principals during National Principals Month

Outstanding elementary and middle school principals from across the nation and abroad have been named 2013 National Distinguished Principals (NDPs) by the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP).

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