Education News

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April 13, 2018
The Importance of STEM Education for Middle School Students

March 29, 2018
The 10 commandments of mentorship

March 16, 2018
The hidden homelessness among America’s students

March 2, 2018
Creating classroom connections

February 16, 2018
Teacher gives students “taste” of books in classroom cafe

February 2, 2018
Guiding Students to Be Independent Learners

January 19, 2018
Six strategies for promoting student autonomy

January 5, 2018
Students take the teaching reins as they explore educational programs online

January 3, 2018
STEAM from the Gridiron

December 8, 2017
Top Digital Learning Trends in K-12 Schools today

November 21, 2017
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November 9, 2017
Increased screen time linked to more cases of early nearsightedness

October 26, 2017
To fill a ‘mentoring gap’, schools get creative

October 12, 2017
Eight ways to stay cyber safe

September 29, 2017
Why Kids Need Physical Education

September 14, 2017
Smile today and you could change someone’s life!

September 1, 2017
School’s In, Be Safe!

August 17, 2017
Creating a Culture of Innovation: An Excerpt from a Tech and Learning Leader

August 3, 2017
Extra support for low-income students can close achievement gap

July 20, 2017
All writing can be better through technology

July 6, 2017
News and America’s Kids

June 22, 2017
52 tools to inspire summer learning

June 9, 2017
Best Practices Around Social Media Safety

May 25, 2017
Teaching kids about fake news

May 12, 2017
Students learning by creating digital gifts

April 28, 2017
Twenty-five fun ways to use QR codes for teaching and learning

April 14, 2017
Twitter tops teachers’ top social media lists

March 30, 2017
Talking to children about STEM fields boosts test scores and career interest

March 16, 2017
Students think technology improves independent learning

March 3, 2017
Spend a day in someone’s shoes with social media

February 17, 2017
10 surprising reasons kids don’t go to school

February 3, 2017
Chronic absenteeism and its impact on our children

January 19, 2017
How clean clothes can help kids with chronic absences at school

January 6, 2017
Study says mobile devices in the bedroom rob kids of sleep

December 20, 2016
Using emojis to teach critical reading skills

December 9, 2016
Parents and schools want more meaningful engagement

November 23, 2016
A case for financial education in schools

November 10, 2016
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October 13, 2016
Survey highlights social media use among teachers

September 30, 2016
Why good attendance matters

September 16, 2016
Want more kids to graduate? Keep them well fed and healthy.

September 2, 2016
Average teen needs at least nine hours of sleep each night

August 18, 2016
Adopt, Adapt and Improve: Metro Public Schools Redefine School Libraries

August 4, 2016
10 surprising reasons kids don’t go to school

July 21, 2016
CIS of NC Impact Report Spring 2016

July 7, 2016
Why educators should join twitter