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The three best things to do today in Chicago

Pair ice skating with a meal at Parson's Chicken & Fish, one of Logan Square's best dining and cocktail date spots. Bringing your own skates is …

Flatline demonstrates why culturally relevant science education like #HipHopEd is imperative

Earlier this week B.o.B was spitting "mad knowledge" on how the earth was flat. It kicked off a Twitter spat between B.o.B and Neild deGrasse Tyson.<p>I …

Flat Earth

Orange County teacher is on a mission to preserve Telugu, a language that's endangered in U.S.

Three nights a week, Vidya Tandanki works at trying to save an ancient language perceived as threatened in some parts of the globe.<p>She hosts children in her Irvine home, where she has converted her garage into a classroom. It is painted bright turquoise with colorful posters and paintings hanging …

The Future of Education

<i>If we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow.</i><p>John Dewey, Educator<p>I found the above quote on the web site of <b>KUATO STUDIOS</b>. I learned about this dynamic video game/education company when I first met <b>Mark Horneff</b> the Managing Director of <b>Kuato</b>. The more we talked, the more I …

Education

What It Means That The High School Diploma Is Now A Moving Target

About three months ago, Bill Nelson got an unusual phone call.<p>Nelson oversees data and assessment for the Agua Fria Union High School District in southwest Phoenix, Ariz. The call was from a former student, who left the district back in 2011.<p>He was "not quite a graduate," Nelson recalls. At the …

High School

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Shelve paperbacks in favour of E-books in schools?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/education/1223000/1223793_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522594120_47a690b46de03e20685f6fa04bba04c5<p><b>E-books are increasingly being used in classrooms by children as young as three - and they are making a big difference to the reading habits of</b> …

Books