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February 24, 2017

Common-Core Materials Continue to Vary in Quality, According to Textbook Review

The newest batch of K-12 textbook reviews from nonprofit EdReports.org has some bad news for at least one major publisher.

February 09, 2017

Dystopian Literature Makes Appearances on Bestseller List — And In School

More dystopian novels have appeared on bestseller charts.

January 17, 2017

Media Literacy May Become Part of Curriculum in California

California lawmakers are seeking to address concerns about how students and teachers are navigating online news by asking the state education department to provide resources.

November 16, 2016

In San Francisco, Lesson Plan on Trump Draws Criticism

A lesson plan shared by a San Francisco teachers' union described the president-elect as racist and sexist and called on teachers to empower and uplift students.

October 06, 2016

Teachers Review 'Promising' Digital Tools for English/Language Arts Instruction

The Thomas B. Fordham Institute is publishing reviews, written by teachers, of free and low-cost digital tools that can supplement classroom curricula.

September 23, 2016

Graphic Novelist and Computer Science Teacher Wins MacArthur Genius Grant

Gene Luen Yang, a graphic novelist who writes about identity and cultural differences for young adults and spent nearly two decades as a high school computer science teacher, was among 23 winners of the prestigious award.

September 21, 2016

K-12 Lessons From U.S. Census Bureau Use Real Data to Teach Statistics

The U.S. Census Bureau launched an updated website with free K-12 lesson plans for teaching statistics through geography, history, math, and social studies activities.

August 30, 2016

Common-Core Reading Materials Get Mixed Results in First Major Review

After analyzing dozens of K-12 math textbooks—and determining that most of the major publishers were selling subpar common-core products—the curriculum review group EdReports.org has moved on to English/language arts materials.

August 26, 2016

Do 2nd Graders Need Homework? Texas Teacher Says No

A simple letter home to parents explaining a Texas 2nd grade teacher's no-homework policy has gone viral and is leading to more discussion about what's appropriate for elementary school students.

August 19, 2016

Virtual Reality-Equipped School Bus Lets Students Tour Mars

What would it feel like to take a bus tour across the surface of Mars? Some middle school students will have the chance to find out.

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