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Student Self-Advocacy Requires Deeper Policymaking – Learning Deeply – Education Week

Policymakers should develop and exemplify deeper learning competencies in order to ensure that all students have opportunities to develop them as well. Source: New feed

Spotlight on Student Motivation – Education Week

Educators work tirelessly to keep all students engaged and motivated, both in and out of the classroom. In this Spotlight, discover the links between work students find meaningful and their levels of motivation in the classroom, and see what teachers

Bank Accounts, Student Loans, Credit Cards, Oh My!

In addition to covering my United States Government and Politics curriculum, every year I put my students through a mini “adulting 101” bootcamp. During the first semester of school we focus on basic “adulting” skills like registering to vote, laundry

U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Team Up to Simplify Student Loan Discharge Process for Disabled Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Education (Department) has partnered with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to make it easier for America’s disabled veterans to have their federal student loans discharged. Source: New feed

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Every Student Succeeds Act – Politics K-12 – Education Week

What will ESSA look like when it really hits the classroom? Will ESSA really feel different from the No Child Left Behind Act? Those topics and more in a new Education Week report. Source: New feed

Response: 'A Powerful Purpose Propels Effective Student Collaboration' – Classroom Q&A With Larry Ferlazzo – Education Week Teacher

Today’s post features contributions from Michael Thornton, Robin Brandehoff, Ivannia Soto, and Nell K. Duke. They share recommendations for how teachers can encourage student collaborative learning. Source: New feed

Student wounded in school shooting says she's recovering – Education Week

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Student Trauma Is Widespread. Schools Don't Have to Go It Alone – Education Week

Nearly half of U.S. children experience adversity, but community-school partnerships can make a difference, write Olga Acosta Price and Wendy Ellis. Source: New feed

President’s Education Awards Program (PEAP): Celebrating Student Achievement And Hard Work in the Classroom

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Good Tests Must Include Student Work, Groups Argue – Curriculum Matters – Education Week

A new vision for good assessment systems urges states to adopt approaches that include classroom work or performance tasks that provide meaningful gauges of student learning. Source: New feed