Teachers College professor Anand Marri argues that students and teachers need to take a big-picture view of economic and financial literacy.
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April 27, 2016
April 25, 2016
A 16-year-old Arizona student created an app to help students prepare for the state's newly required civics test. Students who use it are rewarded with sandwiches from McDonald's.
April 21, 2016
Students and teachers are searching through local newspaper archives to discover how American newspapers reported on Nazi Germany.
April 15, 2016
New York City public schools will use a curriculum based on Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical about the Founding Father.
April 07, 2016
The Hindu American Foundation says proposed changes to California's history framework erase or misrepresent India and Hinduism, but scholars contest that view.
April 05, 2016
The new survey from PricewaterhouseCoopers also finds that many teachers feel they don't have the resources to teach financial literacy to students.
March 29, 2016
iCivics releases video game that lets students run virtual presidential campaigns.
March 17, 2016
Legislatures in Kentucky and Idaho are considering measures that would permit the Bible to be taught in schools.
March 15, 2016
Cast members of the Broadway hit musical Hamilton visited the White House to meet with local students and tout a new educational program.
February 24, 2016
Why are so many lessons about Islam landing so poorly? It turns out that most teachers get little to no preparation to teach about religions.