Sun.Jul 12, 2020

Purchasing Devices Does Not Equate to Learning

A Principal's Reflections

The COVID19 pandemic unearthed many harsh realities for education across the globe. One of the more glaring issues was the vast digital divide that still exists in many places, especially the United States.

Anti-Racist Activities for Upper Elementary and Middle School Students

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I am planning to do anti-racist activities with my elementary students (5th and 6th graders) this coming fall. When you’re essentially [teaching] a kid to be anti-racist, you’re deliberately encouraging them to talk about race and Racism.

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The next frontier for college programs for prisoners and ex-prisoners: Teaching them entrepreneurship

The Hechinger Report

NEWTON, Mass. Carlos Omar Montes stood before a roomful of CEOs, angel investors and foundation representatives and pitched his idea for a mobile barbershop.

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Teachers Guide to Creating Classroom Websites Using the New Google Sites

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The new Google Sites is one of the best platforms where you can easily create a site for your classroom without the need for any HTM, CSS or any other coding language. Everything is pre-designed more. 2020 Google Site

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Middle Graders Reflect on the COVID Closure


Responding to a survey by Rita Platt, middle graders reveal what worked and what didn’t for them during their spring of virtual learning: more freedom and free time warred with tech glitches, months without friends, and less time with teachers. Rita shares some things we might do better.

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OPINION: Community policing, college courses and other ways forward for the nation’s largest police force

The Hechinger Report

The recent police killings of unarmed Black men and women have brought renewed attention to the problems of racism and anti-Blackness pervasive in U.S. society.

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What’s New ~ July 2020


This July, we’ve introduced a few quality-of-life improvements to make myViewBoard easier to use. ? ? ?. Pop Quiz Improvements. We’ve added two new options on the Pop Quiz window: Show or hide the question panel.

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National History Day: Now virtual and gloriously open


This year, National History Day is open as a virtual showcase. The thoughtful project-based research of students around the country is up for display and for study and for inspiration. The 2020 NHD theme was Breaking Barriers in History. And, this year, the celebration broke a few barriers itself.