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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Other educators have issued guidance for teachers when showing the inauguration in class.
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 27, 2016
An Education Week Commentary package shares tips, advice, and insights on improving science instruction and making sure there is parity across all school districts.
October 12, 2016
Groups of elementary school teachers praised the increased rigor in the common standards, but expressed concerns that there are too-high expectations on children.
October 07, 2016
A textbook and teacher's guide that are free to download share the stories of 10 Nobel Laureates, focusing on stories of grit and perseverance.
October 04, 2016
For example, teachers in Georgia are having their students vote for historical or fictional candidates instead of the 2016 presidential choices.
September 30, 2016
Though Banned Books Week ends on October 1, teachers and school librarians may deal with censorship issues at any point in a school year. How should they navigate them?
September 26, 2016
For teachers looking to get students involved in the presidential debate, there are several online election resources that promote student engagement.