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Schools reconsider recess polices

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 17, 2015

Research shows physical activity and unstructured play are essential to cognitive growth. These findings have sparked changes in school policies in some states regarding withholding recess as a means of discipline. For example, Minnesota lawmakers are considering a bill that would ban the practice. Education Week (tiered subscription model) (04/15)


Fla. law eliminates final exams, limits testing

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 15, 2015

Elementary school finds successful recipe for turnaround

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 15, 2015

Study: Sharing iPads may enhance learning

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 14, 2015

What to expect when full Senate debates NCLB rewrite

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 20, 2015

U.S. lawmakers make way through proposed NCLB rewrite

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 16, 2015

Study: How music lessons affect student learning

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 20, 2015

Common Core rubrics aim to inform textbook decisions

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 16, 2015

5 ways to combat burnout

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 17, 2015

How teachers can tackle unconscious beliefs

ASCD SmartBrief | Apr 16, 2015


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Book excerpt: When students are performing but not learning

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ASCD 2014 Annual Report celebrates the power of learning by featuring the association's stories about teaching and leading

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The best gift to give students

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Teachers will tune up their skills in Music City

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Happening now: Senate debating NCLB replacement

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