Students who took music classes developed improved and lasting phonological skills that can translate to language abilities, new research finds.
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July 29, 2015
July 27, 2015
A MOOC-provider teams up with the College Board to release materials aimed at students who are underrepresented in AP classes.
July 14, 2015
Common-core instructional materials are being used in all states, including those that the repealed or never adopted the standards, as well as internationally.
July 13, 2015
The Council for Economic Education will hold a session at its upcoming conference on "sneak-onomics"—how to use children's literature to teach economics: a Q&A with the presenter.
July 01, 2015
It's Independence Day. I've compiled a list of lessons to download and take to your picnic.
June 12, 2015
We compiled some educational resources to help you mark the 800th anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta, the document that became the basis for the U.S. Constitution and the Declaration of Independence.
June 10, 2015
In response to criticism from the math community, EdReports.org, the group that bills itself as the Consumer Reports of common-core instructional materials, is making changes to its textbook review process.
May 20, 2015
The Consumer Reports-style reviews of common-core instructional materials posted by EdReports.org are incomplete, contain errors, and misrepresent what's important in the common standards, claim two national groups of math educators.
May 18, 2015
A new online resource offers a collection of student work to help educators see what students should be striving for.
May 15, 2015
A blogger discusses the value of studying student work.