A new study from the Fordham Institute argues that "the mindset that says 'everybody gets a gold star' does more damage than good."
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Decoy smartphones. Firecrackers. A live bird. Teachers tell classroom stories about some of the wacky items they've taken from students.
October 17, 2019
A new report outlines danger signs of censorship at student-run newspapers.
September 23, 2019
A survey released Monday finds deep wells of skepticism among high school students about whether they'll get a fair shot from admissions offices.
September 13, 2019
In rural Kentucky, teachers and students are awarded innovation grants to solve a challenge facing their community or classroom.
September 05, 2019
Most teachers believe in learning styles and the concept of being right-brained versus left-brained, which have both been debunked by research, a new survey found.
August 28, 2019
While Clark County, Nev., teachers prepare to strike, students are supporting their efforts on the social platform TikTok.
July 30, 2019
Most teachers say that school discipline is inconsistent or inadequate, a new study from the Fordham Institute finds.
July 11, 2019
The former first lady's voter registration initiative will provide teachers with lesson plans and trainings on how to talk about voting.
July 31, 2018
These e-cigarettes are easy to hide, have a flavored smell, and don't emit much vapor. So how is a teacher to know if a student is vaping in class? This four-minute video explains.