Looking back at the world of education in 2014, there was much activity. Some progress was made but there’s still room for improvement.
Some free apps which one can get on any smartphone are engaging and reinforce classroom teachings.
The Chronicle of Higher Education has published its 2014 Influence List and Nicole Hurd made it.
More than 63 million people volunteered through organizations between September 2012 and September 2013.
Students in North Dakota may have to pass the US Citizenship test as a graduation requirement if proposed legislation passes in January.
A new report from the National Council on Teacher Quality looks at how teachers in the largest districts can maximize salaries. For most, it’s slowly.
Dana Goldstein writes in her new book that teachers are poorly trained to flatten social, racial and economic barriers and their pay is “pathetic”.
Traumatized people develop strategies for survival – often tuning out or acting out – making teaching and learning extremely difficult.
New movie offers more realistic explanation for how Moses ‘parted’ the Red Sea.
In 2012, 35% of Americans 18-31 were living at their parents’ homes. Several things will help them pack their bags and move out in 2015.
In places where prejudice and intolerance are part of the environment, Peace Players International bridges social divides.
An article in The Chronicle Of Higher Education describes the prevalence of drugs, alcohol and sexual violence on campus.
Homelessness and other factors in a student’s environment are predictors of chronic absenteeism and low achievement.
Benjamin Waldman, identified as a junior at a prep school in a letter to the editor in Education Week, asks “When does technology become too prevalent in education?”
This December remember Rosa Parks and her resolve as we fight bullies and acts of injustice in our immediate surroundings.