The education secretary tweeted that U.S. education is largely stuck in the industrial era—striking a nerve among teachers on social media.
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February 15, 2018
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February 14, 2018
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February 12, 2018
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February 05, 2018
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February 01, 2018
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January 30, 2018
When a no-grades advocate wrote that gradeless classrooms can improve student learning, teachers responded with some excitement and some skepticism.
January 25, 2018
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