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SOLUTION TREE

Ensuring Success in Math and Science: Curriculum and Teaching Strategies for At-Risk Learners

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History, geography, economics, civics and government subjects included beneath the "social studies" umbrella are defined in No Child Left Behind (NCLB) legislation as core subjects. But "social studies is getting short shrift in the classroom as teachers and administrators focus almost exclusively on achievement test results in math and reading," claims the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS).

MAY 2007

International Reading Association (IRA)

May 13-17

Toronto, Ont.

www.ira.org

Anytime Anywhere Learning Foundation (AALF)

May 14, Raleigh, N.C.

May 16, Wichita, Kan.

May 18, Chicago, Ill.

www.aalf.org

JUNE 2007

Association of Educational Publishers (AEP)

June 10-13

Washington, D.C.

www.edpress.org

05/2007

Burned Out on Homework

"The Homework Myth,"

December 2006

Yellow School Buses Turn Green

Hybrid school buses may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of an innovative public district, but that is starting to change, due to the new Plug-In Hybrid Electric School Bus Project of Advanced Energy, a nonprofit corporation that creates environmental, economic and societal benefits through market-based approaches to energy.

SES Effectiveness Is a Matter of Debate

Two reports recently released on the successfulness of the Supplemental Educational Services options under the No Child Left Behind law-one by the Education Industry Association and the other by the Center on Education Policy-offer differing viewpoints on the effectiveness of the program.

Calculator Controlled Robot

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