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Lynn Darling, Early Childhood Institute Director, On The Early Childhood ... - Huffington Post

Lynn Darling, Early Childhood Institute Director, On The Early Childhood ... - Huffington Post | Parental News | Scoop.it
Lynn Darling, Early Childhood Institute Director, On The Early Childhood ...Huffington PostWith increasing attention given to the country's achievement gaps, education reformers and the government have started looking at early childhood education...
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World's Best Universities; Top 400 Universities in the World | US News

World's Best Universities; Top 400 Universities in the World | US News | Parental News | Scoop.it
See the US News ranking for the top universities in the world. The World's Best Universities list includes schools from the USA, Canada, Asia, Europe, and more.
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Most High School Seniors Aren't College Or Career Ready, Says 'Nation's Report Card'

Most High School Seniors Aren't College Or Career Ready, Says 'Nation's Report Card' | Parental News | Scoop.it
The latest reading and math scores of 12th-graders nationwide are out today. Here's a closer look.
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How to Make Sure Your Kids Have 'Grit,' Backed by Research

How to Make Sure Your Kids Have 'Grit,' Backed by Research | Parental News | Scoop.it
'Growth mindset' will provide a whole new way of looking at the world.
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10 Parenting Hacks Every Family Needs

10 Parenting Hacks Every Family Needs | Parental News | Scoop.it
You know that woman who arrives at school on time every morning? Not a hair out of place with effortless style and a smile for everyone? She bakes th
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This 1 Practice Will Dramatically Increase Your Emotional Intelligence

This 1 Practice Will Dramatically Increase Your Emotional Intelligence | Parental News | Scoop.it
Easy in theory, difficult to practice.
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50 States Notebook

50 States Notebook | Parental News | Scoop.it
What better way to learn about the United States of America than to create a notebook filled with facts about each state? Here you will find printables, books, ideas, and supplementary activities.
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6 Ways the New National Education Technology Plan Could Help Close Achievement Gap

6 Ways the New National Education Technology Plan Could Help Close Achievement Gap | Parental News | Scoop.it
The role of teachers is changing along with the growing role of technology in classrooms, according to the plan.
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Resources for Teaching Growth Mindset

Resources for Teaching Growth Mindset | Parental News | Scoop.it
Find information about growth mindset, discover how learning mindsets can affect student performance, and explore strategies that support student confidence.
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New Study Says Emphasize Quality Over Quantity In Teaching Writing, But I Don't Think That's Most Important Finding

New Study Says Emphasize Quality Over Quantity In Teaching Writing, But I Don't Think That's Most Important Finding | Parental News | Scoop.it
A big new study on writing instruction just came out, and it was shared on Twitter by Renee Moore and The National Writing Project. When More Is Less is the headline of the article summarizing the ...
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Education digest: Nov. 15, 2015 - Washington Post

Education digest: Nov. 15, 2015 - Washington Post | Parental News | Scoop.it
A roundup of education news from across the country.
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Teacher Biases Differ for Low- and High-Achieving Minority Students

Teacher Biases Differ for Low- and High-Achieving Minority Students | Parental News | Scoop.it
Low-achieving students of color may be overrated by teachers, while top-performing minority students are given short shrift.
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Are You a Boss or a Leader? 7 Ways to Tell |

Are You a Boss or a Leader? 7 Ways to Tell | | Parental News | Scoop.it
"You're not the boss of me!" That was the phrase my younger sister would frequently yell at me during our youth when I was being the domineering big brother.
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I appreciate this!! quick & dirty
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7 Reasons Why Emotional Intelligence Is One Of The Fastest-Growing Job Skills

Here's why hiring managers say they often value emotional intelligence more highly than IQ.
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supports the case for global competence
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10 Parenting Hacks Every Family Needs

10 Parenting Hacks Every Family Needs | Parental News | Scoop.it
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5 Powerful Mind Hacks to Read 10X More Books This Year

5 Powerful Mind Hacks to Read 10X More Books This Year | Parental News | Scoop.it
Unlike articles that can be written in a matter of hours, well-written books take several years of research, writing, and editing.
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Modern apprenticeships have grown up

Modern apprenticeships have grown up | Parental News | Scoop.it
Apprenticeships have a bit of an image problem – but they are a valid alternative to university and cover everything from law to web development
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Which countries have the best literacy and numeracy rates?

Which countries have the best literacy and numeracy rates? | Parental News | Scoop.it
These are the OECD countries with the best and worst literacy and numeracy rates.
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This Will Make You Feel Better About Looming College Bills

This Will Make You Feel Better About Looming College Bills | Parental News | Scoop.it
Getting the most and best financial aid involves some strategizing.
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Why Binge Watching is to Blame for Kids Not Learning

Why Binge Watching is to Blame for Kids Not Learning | Parental News | Scoop.it
Craig Blewett, University of KwaZulu-Natal The Collins English Dictionary unveiled a thoroughly modern concept as its word of the year for 2015: binge watching.
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How are schools, parents partnering in preparing students for the future | SmartBlogs

How are schools, parents partnering in preparing students for the future | SmartBlogs | Parental News | Scoop.it
How important is the parent voice when it comes to preparing students for college and career? Are parents participating in these programs, or are they spec
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PARCC Willing To Unbundle Assessments -- THE Journal

PARCC Willing To Unbundle Assessments -- THE Journal | Parental News | Scoop.it
The Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers will be customizing its online testing offerings to expand its reach into states outside of the consortium.
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Dolphins owner Steve Ross unveils RISE to use sports to combat racism - Sun Sentinel

Dolphins owner Steve Ross unveils RISE to use sports to combat racism - Sun Sentinel | Parental News | Scoop.it
Miami Dolphins owner Steve Ross revealed details Sunday of his plans to use athletes, sports venues and television broadcasts to combat racism in America through the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE).
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Books At Home Tied to Future Reading Skills | Psych Central News

Books At Home Tied to Future Reading Skills | Psych Central News | Parental News | Scoop.it
The reading environment in the homes of very young children is strongly linked to their reading progress once they begin school, according to a new study at the
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