“This new law respects the diversity of learners and their native languages and cultures,” – MTA President Barbara Madeloni
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34 Republican members of the House sent a letter today to House Speaker Paul Ryan in support of a bipartisan, permanent solution for Dreamers before Congress goes home for the holidays.
Dr. Star Yellowfish has a challenge for America’s schools and educators: celebrate your best Thanksgiving lesson ever by teaching an accurate history of the holiday.
Last week teacher Kevin Shindel found “It’s okay to be white” fliers posted on the doors of Montgomery Blair High School.
“I’m very happy. I feel like all my hard work, and everything we collaborated on together, has paid off.”
Should Americans continue to honor in our public places people who fought to perpetuate human slavery? That’s the question bedeviling communities from Columbia, S.C. to Charlottesville, VA.
October is Bully Free month. As it comes to a close, here are five ways to help ensure a positive school climate and reduce incidents of bullying, bias and harassment all year long. 1. Take the pledge: Safe learning environments for every student Schools should be havens. But too many of our students are … Continued
“We introduced restorative practices and it’s not only transformed our school climate, it’s transforming students’ and educators’ lives”
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The single biggest cause of the achievement gap is students with economic disadvantages concentrated in the same schools.