Christine Warden

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Why is the scientific world abuzz about an unpublished paper? Because it could permanently change human DNA

Scientists around the world are anticipating the results of a Chinese study that would mark the first time DNA in a human embryo has been modified in …

Genetics

The real stuff of schooling: How to teach students to apply knowledge

Larry Ferlazzo is a veteran teacher of English and Social Studies at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento, California. He has written seven books on education — including a few on student motivation, and writes extensively on education issues, including authoring a teacher advice blog for …

Pedagogy

Scientists may have identified a gene that causes severe autism in women

Studying women with autism spectrum disorder pays off<p>Autism in women is rare: men are four times as likely to be diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, and so scientists haven’t spent as much time studying the disorder's genetic imprint in women. A newly identified gene could change that, …

Autism

Mindful Learning: Reporting on Classroom Innovations - Education Writers Association

How do teachers and parents determine whether school reform is effective? Hint: it’s not all about test scores.<p>Reporter Katrina Schwartz focuses on …

Education Technologies and Concepts That Every Teacher Should Know, Part I

The Information Era began some decades ago. Since its inception, though, it has dramatically changed the way we educate our children. We live in a …