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WATCH: Election 2016 is a Real Civics Lesson

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WATCH: Election 2016 is a Real Civics Lesson

This year's unruly campaign season, with its heated rhetoric and reality-TV tone, has challenged even seasoned educators to help young people make sense of the candidates' messages. How are U.S. Government classes tackling the challenge?

Jul 12th, 2016 | 0 comments | 176 Views
Duration: 6:26 min
WATCH: The Next Generation Science Standards - A New Vision for Science Education

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WATCH: The Next Generation Science Standards - A New Vision for Science Education

The Next Generation Science Standards, being implemented in 18 states, emphasize learning science by doing science. How are they redefining instruction in American classrooms?

Jun 21st, 2016 | 0 comments | 494 Views
Duration: 7:55 min
WATCH: The Struggle to Diversify Elite Public High Schools

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WATCH: The Struggle to Diversify Elite Public High Schools

Due to their selectivity, elite high schools often lack a diverse student population. How can these institutions attract and welcome more students of color?

Jun 15th, 2016 | 0 comments | 266 Views
Duration: 8:57 min
WATCH: Beyond Bathrooms: The Transgender Student Experience

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WATCH: Beyond Bathrooms: The Transgender Student Experience

Seventy-five percent of transgender youth report feeling unsafe at school. Nearly half have seriously considered suicide. How can schools create a welcoming environment for all students?

Jun 7th, 2016 | 0 comments | 278 Views
Duration: 8:53 min
WATCH: The Controversy Over School Consolidation in Rural Vermont

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WATCH: The Controversy Over School Consolidation in Rural Vermont

To cut education costs, Vermont lawmakers are beginning a controversial consolidation of its vast, mostly rural school system. But are residents willing to give up their small community schools?

May 31st, 2016 | 0 comments | 688 Views
Duration: 6:38 min
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