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(Blogger (This Week In Education), author (Stray Dogs) media critic (@thegrade_). Former teacher, researcher, staffer (Feinstein, Cortines, Bingaman).)
Here's your assignment for next semester: Take a topic, a lesson or a unit you're learning about, and turn it into a podcast. Yup, we're launching the first-ever NPR Student Podcast Challenge. It's a chance for teachers and students in grades five…
A professor at UT San Antonio was recorded calling the police on an African American student who had propped her feet up on the seat in front of her. A black student at the University of Texas at San Antonio was escorted out of her biology class by…
Pew Research Center
– Aug 27, 7:00 AM
Racial and ethnic minorities accounted for 20% of all public elementary and secondary school teachers in the United States during the 2015-16 school year, according to data from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). That makes…
The New York Times
– Nov 14, 1:00 PM
Inside Facebook's Menlo Park, Calif., headquarters, top executives gathered in the glass-walled conference room of its founder, Mark Zuckerberg. It was September 2017, more than a year after Facebook engineers discovered suspicious Russia-linked…
A man shouted a pro-Nazi and pro-Trump salute during a performance of “Fiddler on the Roof” at Baltimore's Hippodrome Theatre on Wednesday night in an outburst that some audience members feared was the beginning of a shooting.