Lawmakers reach preliminary budget deal on education cuts Feb 27th

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5 Tech Tools to Try in 2017 with Jennifer Gonzalez Feb 26th

5 Tech Tools to Try in 2017 with Jennifer Gonzalez – coolcatteacher.com 10MT | 10-Minute Teacher Interview with Jennifer Gonzalez From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Technology moves so quickly! Do you know what to try next? Well, today’s guest and edtech expert Jennifer Gonzalez @cultofpedagogy  gives us some […]
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The Lemonade War that Motivated a Whole School to Read Feb 26th

The Lemonade War that Motivated a Whole School to Read – coolcatteacher.com 10MT | #18 A 10-Minute Teacher Interview with Principal Ryan Kaczmark From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter When I called Principal Ryan Kaczmark @rkaczmark, he bubbled over with excitement from the Lemonade Wars experience. This elementary […]
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Free classroom resource kit for The Martian: a novel by Andy Weir Feb 25th

Free classroom resource kit for The Martian: a novel by Andy Weir – districtadministration.com Free classroom resource kit for The Martian: a novel by Andy WeirInternal source: Sponsored by Penguin Random HouseFebruary 24, 2017   Continue Reading Free classroom resource kit for The Martian: a novel by Andy Weir – districtadministration.com
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State School Bus Safety Poster Contest open to students Feb 24th

State School Bus Safety Poster Contest open to students – kentuckyteacher.org Students are invited to submit posters for the National Association for Pupil Transportation’s 2017 State School Bus Safety Poster Contest. The contest is open to all elementary and middle school students, and high school students in special education and computer-aided drawing programs. This year’s […]
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Janresseger: In First Week on the Job, DeVos Shows She Likes Choice, Doesn’t Understand Public Education Feb 24th

Janresseger: In First Week on the Job, DeVos Shows She Likes Choice, Doesn’t Understand Public Education – nepc.colorado.edu/blog Janresseger: In First Week on the Job, DeVos Shows She Likes Choice, Doesn’t Understand Public Education The irony is stunning. Although Donald Trump was sometimes called a populist during the presidential campaign, his domestic policy agenda features […]
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Op-Ed Contributor: Trump Will Lose the Fight Over Bathrooms for Transgender Students Feb 23rd

Op-Ed Contributor: Trump Will Lose the Fight Over Bathrooms for Transgender Students – nytimes.com/ Fortunately, the president can’t change what Title IX says and means. Those jobs still belong to Congress and the federal courts.   Continue Reading Op-Ed Contributor: Trump Will Lose the Fight Over Bathrooms for Transgender Students – nytimes.com/
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Federal Courts Can’t Solve Our Education Ills – by Alfred A. Lindseth Feb 22nd

Federal Courts Can’t Solve Our Education Ills – by Alfred A. Lindseth – http://educationnext.org/ In 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court held that the federal Constitution does not establish a fundamental right to education or to “equal” school funding. In so doing, the court rejected the argument that funding disparities across local school districts should be […]
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School buildings on autopilot Feb 21st

School buildings on autopilot – districtadministration.com School buildings on autopilotInternal source: Brian NadelFebruary 21, 2017   Continue Reading School buildings on autopilot – districtadministration.com
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LGBT employees ask Education Secretary to keep protections Feb 19th

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