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Posted February 11, 2013 in California Educator

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CTA grant sparks global studies, reinvigorates school

Second-grader Avary George lives in Grass Valley, a rural Northern California community that looks much like it did during the Gold Rush days. Though a small-town girl, Avary is an expert about rain...

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Posted February 11, 2013 in California Educator

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Dear Pen Pal

Dear Pen Pal, will you be my friend?

"Can we open them now? Can we please open them?"

Stefanie Pechan hands out letters that have just arrived from pen pals in France to her fifth-graders....

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Posted February 11, 2013 in California Educator

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Keep Black History Month in schools?

February is the time to study black history. Some individuals, including actor Morgan Freeman, have questioned whether Black History Month is the best way for students to learn about contributions of...

Related Tags:Awareness, Curriculum, Ethnic Minority, Member, Volume 17 Issue 5, Take A Stand, Inside Educator, Educator,

Posted March 23, 2012 in California Educator

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Contributions of GLBT and disabled persons added to social studies curriculum

In an effort to build a more tolerant atmosphere in the classroom and curb an epidemic of student bullying, schools in California will now be required to include the historic contributions of lesbian,...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 6, Take A Stand, Inside Educator, Awareness, Curriculum, GLBT, Law,

Posted February 29, 2012 in California Educator

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Surf's up!

Depending on who you talk to about the subject, responses to the idea of online learning can vary widely. Some see it as the inevitable change schools will go through to remain current with society’s...

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Posted February 29, 2012 in California Educator

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When teaching is a virtual challenge

Andrew Wong had no formal training in online teaching, but that didn’t stop him from teaching online anthropology courses at CSU East Bay and creating his own curriculum from scratch. Wong embraced...

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Posted September 09, 2011 in California Educator

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Are we endangering science?

The kindergartners at Audubon Elementary School in Foster City stare intently at the goldfish swimming in a bowl. They are amazed  to learn fish actually breathe through gills. They are intrigued...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 1, Inside Educator, Educator Feature, Educator, Curriculum, ESEA-NCLB, Science, Shortage, Testing,

Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator

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March to save our schools

People from across the country will gather in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, July 30, for a Save Our Schools March and National Call to Action. CTA has endorsed this movement where participants...

Related Tags:Volume 15 Issue 9, Inside Educator, Make A Difference, Educator, Action Alert, Activism, Community, Curriculum, Endorsed, Events, Funding, Protest, Reform, SCTA, Testing,

Posted December 21, 2010 in California Educator

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Taking it on the road

His students are an unlikely group of champions. Many are English language learners from East Los Angeles. Most are short of credits they need to graduate from Schurr High School in Montebello....

Related Tags:Volume 15 Issue 4, Educator Feature, Educator, Curriculum, Higher Education, Vocational skills, Inside Educator,

Posted November 23, 2010 in California Educator

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Facing autism

A growing challenge for our school system

“If you break a pencil, is it a huge problem or a small problem?” asks Lisa MacFarland. It’s a question most teachers...

Related Tags:Volume 15 Issue 3, Educator Feature, Inside Educator, Curriculum, Credentialing, Education, Educator, Funding, Grants, Special Education, Student, Teacher, Teaching profession,

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