Bridgett L. Tedder

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A Lesson in Parenting: Sometimes Our Kids Know Best

You know those moments as a parent when you realize you were dead wrong? I recently had one with my 24-year-old daughter when she announced that she would spend the summer backpacking through Europe. She wasn't going with friends, didn't know a soul on the trip. She would fly into Munich and spend …

More children are in poverty today than before the Great Recession

One out of five American children live in poverty, and we have the Great Recession to blame.<p>That’s according to a new report out today from the Annie …

This Is What Today's Online Learning Content Tells Us About The Future Of School

Today’s children are extremely savvy. They’ve grown up in a world where information was always just a button away. Buttons? Soon, they won’t even need buttons. With Windows 10, they’ll simply say, “hey Cortana.” She’s more like the world’s greatest librarian than a personal assistant. She delivers …

Education Technology

Former CNN anchor turns her journalism into education advocacy

JTA — “The public school system in this country is broken,” says Campbell Brown, education-reform advocate and former NBC and CNN news anchor.<p>It’s …