In recent months, teachers have been incorporating pop culture phenomena in their classroom in innovative ways to better engage their students.
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June 27, 2016
June 03, 2016
An Atlanta Journal-Constitution column interviewed teens about their resentments in school—and found they hate group work and when teachers allow students to commandeer classroom discussions.
April 26, 2016
The law protects student journalists' right to free speech and freedom of the press and ensures that student media advisers cannot be punished for what their students publish in the school newspaper.
January 14, 2016
A California teacher says her job is on the line for donating laptops to her students.
December 11, 2015
Educator are increasingly looking for creative ways to make math applicable to the real world and more interesting for students. One of the latest trends is "social justice math."
December 04, 2015
Teachers in the San Bernardino, Calif., sought to make classrooms as normal as possible for students this week, following the mass shooting at the Inland Regional Center on Wednesday.
October 12, 2015
The President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities honored five high school students as the 2015 class of the National Student Poets Program.
October 02, 2015
To go with the programming block, the producers also put out a list of seven simple steps that community members can take to help improve graduation rates.
August 13, 2015
To nearly no one's surprise, the early beginnings of school days are interrupting students' sleep and ultimately upsetting their health and education.
July 01, 2015
The Washington Post published an essay of a California English language arts teacher that caused an uproar after she said Shakespeare's works don't reflect the cultural perspectives her students need to learn.