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Rochester superintendent to retire after more than 40 years

Hopkins said today's educational system is no longer based on a model in which teachers lecture students. Instead, a teacher might do a short …

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Nobody Left to Hate: Teaching Compassion after Columbine

On April 20, 1999, the halls of Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, reverberated with the sound of gunshots as two students, highly armed and consumed with rage, killed thirteen students and seriously injured twenty-three before turning the guns on themselves. It was the worst school massacre in out nation’s history. Can we prevent a […]

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Manvel student excels after coach granted educational guardianship

MANVEL, TX (KTRK) — With the help of his high school coach and educational guardianship, a Manvel High School student is set to achieve the unthinkable. London Harris signed a full athletic scholarship with Texas State University. He thanks his football coach and father figure, Kirk Martin, for taking him in and giving him a […]

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Five years after Act 10, a changed educational landscape

Act 10 changed how Wisconsin school districts operate and five years after its enactment, the law’s long-term impact remains a topic of sometimes bitter contention. Mention the legislation to a teacher in a state where the percent of experienced teachers has declined, and they will talk about the uncertainty the changes to collective bargaining and […]

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