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school shooter drill
Active Shooter Drills Do More Harm than Good
Stop the surprises. Stop traumatizing students. If schools must do the drills, find out how they can do them better.
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Schools and Coronavirus: What You Need to Know
Yes, preparation and handwashing are key. Here are the other things you should consider.
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Mentoring Programs Give ESPs Stronger Voice
“When you know better, you do better — with yourself, your colleagues, and your students.”
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Confident female students
Growing Awareness of ‘Period Poverty’ in Schools
One in five teens struggle to afford menstrual products. Virginia is poised to become the fifth state to make them free in public school bathrooms.
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Millennials Love Their Union
Young educators are joining their union—and many locals are making space for them to lead.
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Statistics in Schools
BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. CENSUS BUREAU
Make a Difference for Your Students and Community
Statistics in Schools Week is March 2-6! Educators can use free, downloadable activities for the five daily themes related to the 2020 Census. Find out more at census.gov/schools.
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kindergarten teacher Gloria Pereyra-Robertson reads to students
Read Across America Celebrates a Nation of Diverse Readers
Year-round program to bring diverse books into schools can change mindsets and help teach empathy and inclusion.
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