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Local educators adjusting to change in direction on statewide tests | The Westerly Sun

The Westerly Sun is a local print and digital daily newspaper covering all local news, sports and community events in the Southern Rhode Island and Southeastern Connecticut area Source: Local educators adjusting to change in direction on statewide tests | The Westerly Sun

Project-based charter school proposal piques D-11’s interest | Colorado Springs Gazette, News

After denying proposals from other charter schools for reasons that included concerns about costs and duplication, Colorado Springs School District 11’s board has nudged one idea forward. Spacious Skies Charter School recently gained unanimous approval to submit a full...

Five Ways Humor Boosts Creative Thinking and Problem-Solving in the Classroom

When we think about creativity and innovation, the words “humor” and “goofiness” don’t typically come to mind. Source: Five Ways Humor Boosts Creative Thinking and Problem-Solving in the Classroom

How Teens Can Fight Math Anxiety – Bright

Source: How Teens Can Fight Math Anxiety – Bright

What the latest assaults on science education look like – The Washington Post

Source: What the latest assaults on science education look like – The Washington Post

Tribune Op-ed: Measure learning differently to dramatically increase student achievement | The Salt Lake Tribune

Source: Tribune Op-ed: Measure learning differently to dramatically increase student achievement | The Salt Lake Tribune