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Can Banning Hand-Raising Promote a Calmer Classroom? | NewsFeed | TIME.com

Can Banning Hand-Raising Promote a Calmer Classroom? | NewsFeed | TIME.com | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Another school in the U.K. is jumping on the 'banned'-wagon, eliminating a very basic classroom tradition: raising your hand.

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New Jersey Middle School Bans Hugging

New Jersey Middle School Bans Hugging | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Tyler Blackmore, the principal of Matawan-Aberdeen Middle School, instituted the rule following some “incidents of unsuitable, physical interactions,” MSNBC reports, declaring it a “no hugging school.”...

Where to draw the line...

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Inside the Racist Mind

Inside the Racist Mind | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
The fact that you may honestly believe you are not biased does not free you from unconscious racism...

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Can Elmo Inspire Your Kid to Become a Scientist? | Healthland | TIME.com

Can Elmo Inspire Your Kid to Become a Scientist? | Healthland | TIME.com | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Ambitious parents know it’s never too early to set the stage for high-achieving kids.

STEM for little ones!

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The widening academic achievement gap between the rich and the poor: New evidence and possible explanations | Center for Education Policy Analysis

The widening academic achievement gap between the rich and the poor: New evidence and possible explanations | Center for Education Policy Analysis | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it

Achievement gap info

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Are Pre-K Programs About To Get Gutted?

Are Pre-K Programs About To Get Gutted? | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
New cuts in early education spending are endangering young children and costing all of us...

Go early-childhood ed!

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