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Move Over Schoolyard Bullies

Recess coaches put PLAY back into the playground, emphasizing game rules and good sportsmanship to help kids burn off energy and return to class eager and ready to learn.

Inside Guantánamo

Despite hardship, teachers achieve excellent results at little-known U.S. schools in Cuba.

The Art of Learning

An after-school arts program in Virginia that provides at-risk girls with a mentor and an artistic outlet.

Rights Watch - Mauled on MySpace

Federal courts curb the power of school officials to punish student Internet speech

Time Is On Their Side

A Massachusetts school has figured out how to make longer days work for everyone.

Square Pegs

Kids with Asperger Syndrome are hoping you’ll help them find a place in the classroom that fits just fine.

Rights Watch: Cyber Speak No Evil

In a flood of lawsuits, students are challenging punishment for ridiculing teachers and principals in cyberspace.

Bibles in the Classroom?

When it comes to the Bible, teach, don't preach.

Why Carlos Went Back to School

Research shows that students who see their culture represented in the curriculum get the most out of it.

Teaching Teachers to Reflect on Race

As America’s schools grow increasingly diverse, powerful educators can’t be “colorblind.”

Address Unknown - Educating Homeless Students

How do you assign homework to a kid without a home?

Six Miles in Pasadena

Strike up the band! For students at the Ohio State School for the Blind, marching in the Tournament of Roses parade is just another step forward.

Four Jobs in One Day

Bookkeeper, lunch lady, classroom aide, and crossing guard -- it takes four different jobs to put together a single living wage.

Student Death--The Empty Desk

When tragedy strikes down a student, the whole school community must respond.

The Power of One

Thousands of gay and questioning students are dropping out of school, but you can help keep them there.

Local Partnerships to Transform Priority Schools

Partnerships between priority schools and their communities help students succeed—in school and in life.

21st-Century Learner

See how educators are employing the best in education technology to keep students engaged.

Stop Blaming Teachers

Those who scapegoat teachers may have much to gain, but students have much more to lose.

Let’s Talk About Sex (Education)

What do kids really think about abstinence education? Their answers here.

Merry...? Happy...?

If teaching the holidays has you at a loss, don’t fret. We have ideas for making it work.

A Desert School Blooms

How National Board Certification helped transform a low-income school.

The Making of a Master Educator

It takes learning from colleagues, listening to students, and lots of time.

Cash for Grades?

PAYING students to make good grades and high test scores? See where it's happening, and why.

School Preparedness

Educators face plenty of daily mini-disasters, from mysteriously missing homework to antsy second graders that will not sit still. But when real emergencies unfold, school personnel and students have to be prepared.

Taking the Lead

Member-led innovation has students defying labels.

Ask the Expert

You can't teach a class that's out of control. But Kate Ortiz, our classroom management expert with more than 30 years of experience, may be able to help. Describe your situation and you’ll have an answer within 24 hours.

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