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4/29/16 | The Washington Post
Jahana Hayes, a history teacher from Waterbury, Conn., has been named this year’s National Teacher of the Year. A recent survey asked state teachers of the year to share their views on key education policy issues.
March 2016 | The Atlantic
Peg Tyre writes about the remarkable number of American students performing at extremely high levels in math and looks at how they got there -- through a new pedagogical ecosystem that is almost entirely extracurricular. Greg Toppo looks at the writings of James Coleman on the idea that academic games and contests such as math competitions should be used to engage U.S. students.
Blending face-to-face and online learning
Can classroom observations identify practices that raise achievement?
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