As America prepares to head into the fourth week of the longest federal government shutdown in history, school districts are making plans to cope with the impacts on students, families, and school operations, including school lunch and after school programs. Read all about this story and more in this week’s EdNews Round Up.
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When the Trump administration released its school-safety report last month, many of the recommendations aimed at fostering better school climate, improving school discipline measures and reducing suspensions. Now, some research is suggesting that turning schools into happier places may have a positive impact on student behavior and help in reducing suspensions. Read all about this and more in this week’s EdNews Round Up.
It's been more than 50 years since Dr. King’s famous “I Have a Dream Speech,” but thanks to modern technology, it’s easier than ever to bring history to life in your classroom. Take a look at some of these online videos and biographical resources that can help you bring the life and legacy of Dr. King to your students.
Last year was big for education, and all signs point to 2019 being just as eventful. Check out six big education issues to watch, as well as what sort of trends edtech experts predict will be taking over the classroom this year, and more in this week’s EdNews Round Up.
Through our partnership with MetaMetrics, Edmentum is proud to offer foundational literacy programs that not only report Lexile measures through adaptive assessments and lessons, but also provide Lexile-leveled materials to help supplement instruction. Take a look at each of our Lexile-supported programs to discover how our solutions can help you confidently propel learning and literacy forward for your students.
Everyone loves a good snow day. There’s no feeling quite like waking up to a white wonderland of fresh powder promising a day off from school. But when snow days start to pile up, missed days of school turn into lost days of learning fast. That’s why some schools are turning to online learning for help. Read all about this story and more in this week’s EdNews Round Up.
As the rollout ESSA report cards continues, many are beginning to worry that the whole story is not being told when it comes to state accountability systems and question the accuracy and reliability of the new report cards. Read all about this story, the education research highlights of 2018, TEACH grants, and more in this week’s EdNews Round Up.
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