Pen pal programs, which connect students in the United States and around the world, can help to foster understanding in the face of difference.
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Two bills introduced by Democratic lawmakers in California call for the state to develop curriculum standards that teach students how to evaluate online news.
January 05, 2017
Netflix will reboot the beloved '90s educational cartoon, "The Magic School Bus," starring eccentric science teacher Ms. Frizzle and her eager students as they embark on out-of-this world field trips.
December 08, 2016
One Georgia school district has hired 10 virtual teachers as a solution to a teacher shortage.
October 25, 2016
A growing nonprofit literacy website created by a former teacher allows teachers to access a free online library for their class.
September 19, 2016
An education technician will administer the Rosetta Stone program to students in the school's French and Spanish classes.
July 25, 2016
The phenomena of the mobile game Pokémon Go has been touted for its learning possibilities. It might also have particular benefits for children with autism.
July 13, 2016
A small European study found that teachers think educational robots have benefits for students, but they're skeptical of fitting robots into the curriculum and using limited class time.
July 08, 2016
A recent alum of the Harvard Graduate School of Education with a background in working with immigrant students is developing a lesson-sharing website specifically for teachers of English-language learners.
June 10, 2016
The disappearing-picture app has some educational benefits for teachers. Here's a guide on how best to use Snapchat to connect with your students.