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Is a New English-Proficiency Test Too Hard? Educators and Experts Debate.

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 19:57
After scores plummeted this spring on the most-used English-proficiency test, some states are easing up on the criteria for students to exit English-learner support services. Is that the right thing to do?
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Wisconsin Republicans, Democrats Spar Over Gun Safety Course

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 12:37
Democrats pushed back Thursday against a Republican measure that would allow Wisconsin high schools to offer gun safety courses, arguing such classes aren't appropriate and could generate fear in classrooms.
Categories: Education

Teachers, Don't Let Anyone Tell You You're Not Creative

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 21:04
How can educators infuse passion and creativity into an increasingly data-driven education system? One long-time teacher has some guidance.
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