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August 21, 2014
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August 12, 2014
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August 07, 2014
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July 17, 2014
When students never learn to read cursive, they lose access to any historical documents that haven't been typed up, experts say.
July 15, 2014
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July 14, 2014
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May 21, 2014
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May 05, 2014
LearnZillion, a company that provides teacher-created lessons aligned to the Common Core State Standards, has announced the members of its 2014 teacher "Dream Team."