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Learn about the current debate facing ESL education. Specifically, should ESL students be completly immersed in full-English classrooms, or should they receive targeted support in learning the English language?
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Parental Involvement from K-12
Be inspired by ways you can be involved in your child's education and development.
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Should School Board Members be Trained? The Debate
School board members are given tremendous responsibilities, but what about training? Learn about the debate surrounding whether school board members should be trained for their positions.
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What every parent should know about bullying in public schools.
Public Schools and Bullying: The Issues and the Solutions
Combat the growing prevalence of bullying in public schools by learning more about effective solutions.
Should Public Schools Regulate Cyberbullying?
In response to recent cyberbullying tragedies, public schools now face the dilemma of how to protect their students from modern bullying.
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What type of learner is your child? Be in the know about different types of learning and which classrooms are suited best for each type.
Blended Learning: Replacing Chalkboards and Books with Computers
Blended learning is reshaping the education landscape, bringing computers to the very forefront of the classroom experience. Delve into blended learning and how it is being adopted in public schools.
Spitting Rhymes for Flashy Grades: The Link Between Hip Hop Curriculum and Improved Learning
Can rap lyrics and hip hop beats help students learn more? Studies and some public schools say yes!
Is Your Kinesthetic Child Getting the Right Education?
Learn about the kinesthetic learning style and how public schools can support your child's learning patterns and needs.
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Kindergarten and Elementary Issues
Learn about how you can best support your kindergarten and elementary school students.
Pros and Cons of Public Preschool: The Debate
Learn about both sides of the public preschool debate and analyze the pros and cons to this educational mandate.
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Learn about whether sixth graders should be placed in elementary or middle school.
Full Day Kindergarten: The Pros, the Cons, and the Growing Public School Debate
Learn about the debate surrounding full-day kindergarten and which choice is best for your child.
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High School Issues
From AP classes to prom, these resources can help teenagers navigate high school successfully.
Pros and Cons of Sports Competition at the High School Level
Learn about the benefits and dangers of competitive pressure on athletes at the high school level.
10 Reasons Why High School Sports Benefit Students
Explore the many benefits high school sports offer to students, both during the secondary academic years and beyond.
Should Public Schools Provide Teenage Parents with Daycare?
Learn about arguments behind the debate that currently exists between proponents and opponents of providing public school daycare for teen parents.
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