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

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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?

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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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