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How much math should kids learn in school?

Did you use a polynomial equation today? When was the last time you calculated the volume of a sphere?<p>While human achievements in mathematics continue to reach new levels of complexity, many of us who aren’t mathematicians at heart (or engineers by trade) may struggle to remember the last time we …

Dear travelers to Mexico: Please don’t come visit until you’ve understood these 9 things

1. Leave all the Mexican stereotypes back home.<p>You can leave all your sombreros, piñatas, and maracas at home with the rest of your Cinco de Mayo …

Mexico

As the Religious Right Forces the Gospel Into Public Schools, Some Parents Are Opting to Homeschool

One Friday afternoon, Betty Ogletree’s daughter RaMae came home in tears. “I can’t do this anymore,” RaMae cried, as Ogletree remembers it. RaMae was …

Religion

Reporting Live From Miami: A Bunch Of Fourth-Graders Tell Their Teacher's Story

There are many qualities of a great teacher. Two big ones? Kindness and a willingess to make learning fun. At least that's what Marlem Diaz-Brown's fourth-graders say.<p>For our 50 Great Teachers project, we've searched all over for teachers like her. Which brought us to Sunset Elementary School in …

Teaching

Get Rid of Grade Levels: A Personalized Learning Recipe for Public School Districts

Learning Strategies<p>Get Rid of Grade Levels: A Personalized Learning Recipe for Public School Districts<p>By Travis Lape     Apr 28, 2016<p>Harrisburg …