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District's Decision to Pull Novel Revives Debate on Censorship, Book's Lessons - Education Week

A Mississippi district's decision to pull To Kill a Mockingbird from its 8th grade reading list has lit up Twitter, grabbed newspaper headlines as far away as England, and renewed debate about censorship in schools and the book's enduring value in 2017. ...read more Education Week: Curriculum & Instruction
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LISTEN: Let Brotherly Love Continue: An All-Male Public School Opens (Raising Kings, Ep. 1) - Education Week

As Washington 's first all-male public high school opens, 100 9th graders will experience a school like none they have before—one that's grounded in love and empathy. This originally aired Oct. 18, 2017 on NPR's Code Switch. ...read more Education Week: Curriculum & Instruction
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Spotlight on College and Career Readiness - Education Week

From crafting good sentences to encouraging revision, writing instruction develops an essential skill. In this Spotlight, see how educators are teaching evidence-based writing across subject areas, using online tools to fuel collaborative writing, and inspiring students through the creation of school writing clubs. ...read more Education Week: Curriculum & Instruction
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'Our Students' Relationships Start With Our Own': A Special Educator’s Open Letter to Teachers - Education Week

Special education teachers sometimes feel left out, but it doesn't have to be that way, says Sasha Long. Here are eight things general education teachers should keep in mind. ...read more Education Week: Curriculum & Instruction
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