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Free Resources - 400 YEARS OF INEQUALITY

Feb 28, 2020 jjamison
Free Resources - 400 YEARS OF INEQUALITY

Thank you to Melissa H for passing this along. Resources - 400 YEARS OF INEQUALITY The 400 Years of Inequality Timeline was created by students at The New School, and follows four storylines : African Americans, women, Native American and working people. Download available. www.400yearsofinequality.org

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The Conversation

Feb 28, 2020 jjamison
The Conversation

Click here to view this message in your web-browser.   Edition: CA 28 February 2020 Academic rigour, journalistic flair       With echoes of Oka, the blockades require different thinking The country is at a crossroads. As the Wet'suwet'en protests persist, all eyes are on the places where train tracks run through Indigenous…

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Teaching Students to Wrangle "Big Data"

Feb 26, 2020 jjamison
Teaching Students to Wrangle

  Senior Emily Cardona and her teacher Megan Pap, center, confer on a classroom project using data on teenage depression in the Introduction to Data Science class at Renaissance High School for the Arts in Long Beach, Calif. —Patrick T. Fallon for Education Week Data science classes are popping up in schools By Catherine Gewertz February 4, 2020   Los Angeles Jasmin Perez is…

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Edutopia

Feb 26, 2020 jjamison
Edutopia

Credit: Enigma / Alamy Stock Photo 7 Tips for Effective School Leadership Streamline decision-making and improve communication—and staff buy-in—with these simple strategies.   Credit: Bob Daemmrich / Alamy Stock Photo Borrowing a Literacy Strategy From Band Class A band teacher explains how a process he uses to train budding musicians' inner voice can be used to help struggling readers…

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Digital Citizenship Guide

Feb 26, 2020 jjamison
Digital Citizenship Guide

Your Digital Citizenship Implementation Guide is available now. The idea of creating your district's digital citizenship program can be daunting. That's why Common Sense Education developed the new Digital Citizenship Implementation Guide! In this guide, you'll find everything your district needs to plan, implement, and evaluate a comprehensive program that works for your community's specific…

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