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Apr 09, 2019 jjamison
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Can Storytime in the Laundromat Improve Early-Childhood Literacy?
 

Can laundromats be used to help improve literacy? Researchers hope so. They're studying the effect of putting reading corners and story hours in the middle of the washers and dryers.

 
 
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Empower Learning Communities | Transform Social Climates
 
[Content provided by Boys Town] Teachers and students thrive in structured, predictable environments. Learn about one schools' journey to create an environment where all students had the tools to succeed socially and academically.
 
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ED TECH
Selling to K-12 Principals Without Alienating District Leaders
 

Many K-12 companies want to pitch their products to school principals, but they also don't want to anger central-office administrators who want product decisions routed through them. How can vendors reach out to principals without burning bridges?

 
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Experience Education Week's Summit on 'Living With ESSA's Changes'
 

This free, online event puts you in touch with reporters and experts to talk about how states and school districts are navigating some of the Every Student Succeeds Act's biggest challenges.

 
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TEACHING AND LEARNING
Learning Out Loud Through Poetry
 

On a Washington stage, 53 high school students from around the country took a breath and began reciting poems—classical, modern, long, and short. Welcome to the National Poetry Out Loud Competition.

 
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SCHOOL & DISTRICT LEADERSHIP
Perks for Teachers: Tiny Houses Help Educators Afford a Place to Live
 

Finding affordable housing is a challenge for any young professional, and even more so for those living on a teacher's salary. A school district in Arizona is turning to tiny houses to help.

 
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TEACHING AND LEARNING
What Teachers Should Know About the Science of Reading
 

Why do so many students struggle with reading? In a recent radio documentary for APM Reports, Emily Hanford says that the science on how to teach reading is clear, and yet it's not being used in elementary classrooms today.

 
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