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Tough Mudder Goes to the Gym: Engage all students in gym by updating the old familiar obstacle course. Plus, you can include discussions on growth mindset.
Growth Mindset Is Not Enough: To help students face life’s challenges, teachers should seek to help them develop a broad set of skills.
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AM News: Spring Testing Season, Teachers For Trump, Immigrant Students, & More: To test or not to test? That’s the question families face as students head into state exams this week chalkbeat.org/posts/ny/2017/… Annual State Tests, With Annual Controversy, Begin This Week wnyc.org/story/annual-s… Liberals, Conservatives Agree: Big Mistake for White House to Push Private Sch...
AM News: Trump Divides Advocates, DeVos Visits MD School, NYC Charter Sues Union: 1 Trump School Choice Proposals Drive Wedge Between Charter School Advocates | Best States | US News ow.ly/4pCr30adAs3 2 Larry Hogan, Betsy DeVos Encounter Protesters During Bethesda School Visit patch.com/maryland/bethe… 3 Maryland high school thrust into immigration debate - KTAR.com ow.ly/sKC...
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Golly Gee Gorsuch, Judicial Ken Doll: The Daily Show with Trevor NoahGet More: The Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,The Daily Show Video Archive
KIPP Sues to Protect Sweatshop Teaching Conditions: KIPP, Inc. has filed a federal lawsuit to block further implementation of a union contract at a South Bronx KIPP school that KIPP has summarily ignored. Here's the list of contract violations cited in a November 2016 letter to KIPP.  Based on my own research, I am not at all surprised to see thi...
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Evaluation evolving: Over the past decade, the fight over evaluation has been at the center of almost all the political fights around teachers. But the fight, and the changes that have come with it, and the changes to come, are not so surprising really, when you think about it. Our work is complex, the way that paren...
The profit in lesson plans: The New York Times recently reported on teachers who are making big money – a handful of them have made millions of dollars – by selling lesson plans to other teachers. The success of these entrepreneurs has been facilitated by TeachersPayTeachers.com, a company launched in 2006 by a former New Y...
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Should States “Pay It Forward” for Higher Education?: New models of funding higher education are currently being considered in debates throughout America. One recent debate concerns funding through “Pay It Forward” (PIF) programs. Since 2013, at least 24 states have considered legislation on PIF models of higher education finance. While details diff...
Charter Schools, Politics, and Democracy: Cross-post by Larry CubanAs public charter schools have grown across the country since the early 1990s to more than 6,400 still largely located in big cities (there are 100,000 regular schools) , the debate over their existence, quality, and direction has continued unabated. Charters, enrolling o...
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Disability Scoop: Gorsuch ruled to impose extra legal barriers for students: As the U.S. Senate begins confirmation hearings for President Donald Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, concerns are being raised over his judicial record on cases affecting those with disabilities. “It is incomprehensible that Judge Gorsuch has gone out of his way to impose extra legal barriers...
El día de San Patricio y los inmigrantes de hoy: El Día de San Patricio comenzó como un día de fiesta religioso para el santo patrón de Irlanda. Hoy en día, se trata de celebrar la Verde Irlanda y su gente: la cultura, la historia, la cocina. Dado el debate actual sobre los inmigrantes indocumentados y la hostilidad y el temor que están instand...

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