Jamestown Discovery Reflects Grim Life of Early Settlers


Click to download video Teachers: students may find some of this material disturbing New evidence found at Jamestown, the site of America’s first permanent English…read more

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Can Violent Video Games Cause Violent Behavior?


Click here to download video After the shootings in Newtown, Conn., that killed 20 children and seven adults, the nation sought answers to how to…read more

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Government Assistance Programs Aid Underprivileged Communities In New York State

Chicago Early Education Program Aims to Close Achievement Gap


Children who grow up in middle class and educated households tend to absorb more vocabulary than their less fortunate classmates in the first years of…read more

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Can Teachers Prevent Dropouts?


Click here to download video In Chicago, 23 of the school district’s high schools have taken an unconventional approach to increasing the number of students…read more

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Can “Deeper Learning” Close the Achievement Gap?


Click here to download video A new style of learning that seeks to encourage alternatives to the traditional classroom environment through “deeper learning experiences,” is…read more

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