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Pronouncing Students' Names Correctly Should Be a Big Deal - Education Week

As a South Asian American student, Punita Chhabra Rice spent over a decade mispronouncing her own name to make it easier for teachers to say. Now that she's an educator, Rice shares eight pronunciation tips for teachers of students from diverse backgrounds on how to get names right the first…
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Pronouncing Students' Names Correctly Should Be a Big Deal - Education Week

As a South Asian American student, Punita Chhabra Rice spent over a decade mispronouncing her own name to make it easier for teachers to say. Now that she's an educator, Rice shares eight pronunciation tips for teachers of students from diverse backgrounds on how to get names right the first…
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Connecticut District to Require Course in Ethnic Studies for Graduation - Education Week

High school students in Bridgeport, Conn., will be required to take a course in African-American studies, Latin-American studies, or perspectives on race to earn a diploma, reports the CT Post. ...read more Education Week: Curriculum & Instruction
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'There Is No Oversight': Private-School Vouchers Can Leave Parents on Their Own - Education Week

The Florida private schools that last year collected $825 million in taxpayer-funded vouchers and scholarships have few requirements for informing the public on how they are serving students. ...read more Education Week: Special Education
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