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During Women’s History Month, we are inspired by all of the wonderful things women have done, and do every day. And as it turns out, one of the best ways to support girls and encourage them to achieve success is through education. When discussing women in education during a recent interview, former First Lady Michelle Obama had this to say.
On Wednesday, students across the country got up from their classrooms during the National School Walkout, a movement intended to protest gun violence, as well as pay tribute to the victims of school related gun violence. Read about this topic and more in this week’s Ed News Round Up.
Treasure, that is what he is. Bruno Mars is a Grammy award-winning artist, uptown funky man and the source of this week's inspiration. Check out these clever and catchy motivational music videos, made by students and teachers just like you to the tunes of a few of his latest hits!
After nine days, the teacher’s strike in West Virginia finally came to a close on Tuesday when state lawmakers reached a deal to raise teacher salaries by 5 percent. But even though the walkout is over in West Virginia, a national movement may have just begun. Read about this topic and more in this week’s Ed News Round Up.
At Edmentum, we know a lot about the magic of reading aloud to a classroom full of students, and we have years of experience inspiring imaginations and adventures through books. After all, we’re fortunate enough to say that many members of the Edmentum organization have spent years of their careers serving as educators. In celebration of National Reading Month this March, we’ve asked them to recount some of their most memorable reading experiences from their days in the classroom.
Happy Read Across America Day! Each year, in honor of the birthday of beloved children’s author and illustrator, Dr. Seuss, Read Across America Day is celebrated on or near March 2, and kicks off the beginning of National Reading Month. Read about this topic and more in this week’s Ed News Round Up.