MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's air force flew tons of grain to the southern state of Oaxaca on Friday as protests by teachers opposed to education reform spread across the country and road blocks led to dwindling food supplies in some remote regions.
At Blue Hill, Maine's George Stevens Academy, there lies a Twinkie that was the subject of teacher Roger Bennatti's 1976 science lesson on chemical preservatives and shelf life. Now the immortal snack cake sits in a glass case on the...Show More Summary
“My daughter died in that parochial school in Arlington Heights a couple weeks ago. She was a teacher. One of those jihadists Soetoro let into the...
Teachers hit the campaign trail, testing during Ramadan, DC looks for a new schools chancellor.
In the February 1998 issue of reason, Richard Seder documented the rise of America's powerful national teachers unions. The American Federation of Teachers and the National Education Association had grown to a combined 3 million members, making public school teachers the most unionized group in the country. Show More Summary
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If you were so painfully shy growing up that you wet your pants rather than raise your hand and tell the teacher in front of everyone that you needed to use the bathroom, then #GrowingUpShy is the hashtag for you—and anyone fascinated by what a big ol' weirdo you were. Show More Summary
Post by Stephanie Booth. Ten years ago, Edmee Cherdieu d'Alexis was working as a group fitness manager at a sports club in New York City when she got a random phone call. It was someone asking if the gym would host a teacher training...Show More Summary
This idea passes with flying colors. Sha-Ree' Castlebury, who's taught first grade in Pat Henry Elementary in Lawton, Oklahoma, for the past five years, wanted something a little more “hands on” to remember her students with. So sheShow More Summary
The math teachers LOVE Trump.
Making the world a better place can be tough. But as these tenaciously altruistic moves prove, sometimes all you need is a great idea. (Image credit: Acción Visual/Diana Arias) 1. THE WORLD’S MOST HUGGABLE LIBRARY In 1990, a teacherShow More Summary
city elementary school teacher Keila Merino is ready to face her toughest physical and mental challenge yet.
Mary: I had to fight with my child’s high school adminstration when my child tried to sign up for an AP level class. The school administration relented after special education staff from our county got involved, but school staff have said they do not intend to follow my child’s IEP accommodations. Show More Summary
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(Photo: Chris-ShaRee Castlebury) Chris-ShaRee Castlebury has a special gift for her "precious Picassos." She's a first grade teacher at Pat Henry Elementary School in Lawton, Oklahoma. Toward the end of the school year, she asks her students to draw on a dress with fabric markers, which she wears on the last day. Show More Summary
TEACH WOMEN NOT TO RAPE! (CONT’D): Former Northwest Middle teacher admits sexual relationship with 14-year-old student. But you probably won’t teach them by letting them stay out of jail: “In a plea deal brokered between defense attorney Gregory P. Isaacs and Knox County Assistant District Attorney General Rachel Russell, Serena Milan, 28, received a probationary […]
This is the dress first grade teacher Chris-ShaRee Castlebury let her students draw on for the last day of school (presumably not while being worn). Chris-ShaRee teaches at Pat Henry Elementary in Lawton, Oklahoma and thought the dress...Show More Summary
Zen teacher Joan Sutherland on life's dreamlike nature and why it should be embraced.? The post This Floating World appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Microsoft is currently developing a new Windows 10 PC app, Microsoft Whiteboard, that's being created for the education market. It will be designed to give students and teachers a way to create and collaborate on ideas. ...