A Canadian teenager's complaint about the quality of her sex-education class has led her district to find a new curriculum.
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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."
April 24, 2014
A new study shows that the Facing History professional-development program, oriented around an immersive civics-education unit, significantly improved teachers' sense of instructional effectiveness, while also boosting students' historical-thinking skills.
April 22, 2014
As part of a publicity campaign for the new Ken Burns documentary "The Address," PBS is offering a lesson plan for teachers on public speaking.
March 13, 2014
With many schools offering relatively little in the way of computer science course, a growing number of young students are turning to private coding programs.
March 10, 2014
The newest report from the Southern Poverty Law Center says that while many states still do not mandate teaching civil rights history, Southern states excel, and many offer teachers comprehensive resources, too.
March 01, 2014
The merits of certain state education mandates become lost when implementation goes awry and leaves educators in a bind.
February 05, 2014
TV personality Bill Nye took on Creation Museum founder Ken Ham in a PowerPoint-heavy debate about a topic that still weighs heavily in American curricula.
January 13, 2014
A new study out of Emory University offers evidence that reading novels is more than just high-level entertainment. It also appears to be good for your brain.