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Scalia Brought Conservative Outlook to Ed. Cases

Justice Antonin Scalia, found dead Saturday at age 79, brought his conservative and originalist outlook to many education cases in nearly three decades on the Supreme Court. (February 14, 2016)

Brain-Training Products Get Federal Scrutiny

The Federal Trade Commission is taking a closer look at the evidence behind "brain training" products designed to boost students' attention and working memory. (February 12, 2016)

Colleges Seek Out Future Special Ed. Teachers

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More Bad News for Math-Textbook Publishers From Curriculum Review Site

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Group Aims to Help Parents of Students With Disabilities

In a Pennsylvania town roiled by controversy after a superintendent's resignation, a volunteer group's efforts seek to rebuild trust between the community and school district. (February 11, 2016)

Why I'm Tired of 'Grit'

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Teachers at Low-Income Schools Deserve Respect

To stem disruptive staff turnover in low-income schools, we must first shift public perception, writes educator Bruce Hansen. (February 10, 2016)

Flint Educator: Our Water Crisis Is a Crisis of Trust

A Flint, Mich., teacher weighs in on how the city's water crisis has damaged more than students' health. (February 8, 2016)

The Backlash Against Teaching About Islam

Learning about religion is a crucial 21st-century skill and not a method of indoctrination, writes Kimberly Keiserman. (February 11, 2016)

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At 25, TFA Bridges Generations of Teachers

Teacher Wanda Troutman joined Teach For America's original 1990 corps. Alejandro Diasgranados entered teaching through TFA last year. We asked them to discuss their experiences with each other. View the report.

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Tenn. Online Test Crashes, Causing Delays and Return to Paper and Pencil

The window for administration of the Tennessee state assessment was delayed and extended as officials scrambled to replace the malfunctioning online test with paper versions. (February 9, 2016)

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Empowering Students With Data

Teacher Kimberly Long shares how educators can use students' formative and summative data to make powerful changes in the classroom for a dynamic learning environment. (February 10, 2016)

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Global Ed-Tech Funding, Propelled by Big Deals, Reaches New Record

Global ed-tech funding reached nearly $3 billion in 2015, with interest in Chinese companies driving much of the growth. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a new service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (February 10, 2016)

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