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It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s a….Reading Teacher?!

According to a New York Times article, "Superman Finds New Fans Among Reading Instructors," the Maryland State Department of Education is planning on expanding a literacy program which employs comic books as part of its curriculum after seeing positive results in a pilot program...
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U.S. Flatlines on PISA

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development recently released the results of its Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA).
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The Myth of Bad Behavior and “Model” Students

According to a New York Times article, "Bad Behavior Does Not Doom Pupils, Studies Say," research from two separate studies indicates that our fears that children with poor behavior will not succeed in the upper grades are exaggerated.
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Pinky Promises

In the spirit of the upcoming holidays, forget for a moment about tests, NCLB, and what our kids can't do; instead, think about what your kids are capable of doing, what they're really thinking about the things we throw at them, and the various blessings they offer you.
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