Eight Things to Nail at University

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Big mistakes, and how to avoid them.

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Sticks And Stones May Break Your Bones But Words Will Rock Your World


Is the beauty and power of words lost in the way language is taught? For me it was until I found my voice.

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Why Stories Matter: Kids, Storytelling, and Gender Norms

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Children’s stories have a major influence on the way kids understand the world.

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How to Teach Your Kids that Food and Pleasure Equals a Healthy Lifestyle

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Start by vowing to not use the words guilty, bad, and food in the same sentence.

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Top Ten Education Goals to Help Your Child Own Their Learning

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Harvey Chiles offers ten suggestions to help your child invest in and enjoy his education.

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In Defense of Standardized Testing, Part Two

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When students think of water, we want them to think divergently, to think of The Hoover Dam, Poseidon, H2O, Mars: standardized testing can help them do just that.

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It’s Time to End the Exploitation of Vulnerable People

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In Australia, the current vocational education sector is a mess, and it’s resulting in a lot of people being taken advantage of.

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2016 Candidates: Give Us Your Education Plans

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Presidential candidates need to give us their K12 improvement plans, stat.

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In Defense of Standardized Testing: Part One

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Part One: How standardized tests provide teachers with valuable, individualized information about their students.

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Is Your Child Money Wise?


Here’s a handy infographic to help you teach your child about money.

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How to Help Every Child Fulfill Their Potential

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A thought-provoking video for parents, teachers, and anyone who cares about helping kids become their best.

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All it Takes is One Teacher

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Another example of how Mr. Danziger helps his students cope with the repercussions of incarceration.

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When Families Move, High School Students May Suffer

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Regardless of the circumstances, a move during adolescence can have negative effects on how teens perform in school.

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Why This MIT Dropout Started an Anti-College

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This new approach to education will get you thinking. Do we have it all backwards?

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Santa’s On Your Coke Bottle, but He’s Not Allowed at School

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As a society, we need to make a clear distinction between holidays that are secular and religious celebrations. Read: Santa should be allowed at school.

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The New Education Law Won’t Improve Our Failing Schools

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ESSA is a sad reminder that we are too often willing to keep the least privileged students trapped in a failing system.

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