Students in a small district near Los Angeles will soon be required to take an ethnic studies course in order to graduatea requirement some California legislators are hoping districts will adopt statewide.
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July 09, 2014
July 02, 2014
Test-based accountability forces teachers to abandon their interest in helping students develop many of the qualities that will actually help them succeed in workplace and life.
June 22, 2014
Our contribution to the next generation of leaders in our country begins with our interactions with our students. If we included the concept of understanding other perspectives in our curriculum and our practice with students and each other, over time, perhaps we could contribute to a more compassionate graduate.
June 13, 2014
A look at Switzerland's vocational education system and what the United States could stand to learn from their success.
June 09, 2014
The third-largest school district in the country will offer computer science to elementary students and make it part of the core curriculum.
June 08, 2014
Whether or not the use of any new technology is successful depends upon how much we know and understand, not only its capacities, but also how it is best used in our environments.
June 03, 2014
An official from the market research company MDR told educational publishers that their companies are likely to see better days as K-12 school budgets improve.
May 27, 2014
The dominant player in the world of geographic information systems is making free accounts to its advanced mapping software available to the nation's elementary and secondary schools.
May 21, 2014
How should teachers approach grammatical issues that consistently crop up?
May 13, 2014
Our plea is that leaders not allow the emergence of coding or STEM to take the design of our schools out of our hands. We call out to the leaders among us to take hold of this exciting time in our professional lives and begin to design the schools our children need.