Heaven Melton

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Florida's Textbooks Are a New Battleground in America's Fight Over Facts

Mike Mogil doesn’t believe climate change is caused by humans. The 72-year old former National Weather Service meteorologist says global temperatures …

The Educational Power of Goofing Off

One summer when I was in sixth grade my dad Frank called a family meeting. Dad, mom and — at that stage –six of us kids sat around the kitchen table …

Colorado tells feds it needs more time to rethink standardized test opt-out policy

Colorado is asking for more time to figure out how to meet federal requirements for giving students standardized tests while respecting the rights of …

5 total participation techniques to make every student an active learner

Persida and William Himmele are a husband-and-wife teacher team who have conducted over 500 presentations around the world and coauthored the book …

Teaching

Is Homeschooling Right for Your Child?

A Quick Introduction to Family-Based Education<p>Homeschooling is a type of education where children learn outside of a school setting under the …

Why Do Our High School Friends Matter So Much To Our Mental Health?

High school is terrible for pretty much everybody, even if you can get an amazing dunk mixtape out of it. And part of that is the discovery of one of the worst feelings of adulthood, the anxiety of worrying that you don’t fit in, or that the majority of people don’t care if you exist. So, a study …