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High School Curriculum

Should the Arts be Required?

Murray Rosenbaum | Posted 04.12.2015 | Teen
Murray Rosenbaum

Without ever going down this path in my past, I would never have learned that playing music on the trumpet, ukulele, upright bass, mandolin or any other instrument I might want to learn would become an integral part of who I am.

What's The Point?

Oliver Harte | Posted 04.03.2013 | Teen
Oliver Harte

We work just hard enough to get by, but do not retain any of the information. Is that how we should be learning? Essentially, it's pointless.

What High Schools Are Teaching Millenials About The War On Terror

Posted 11.14.2012 | Education

What kids learn in school tends to change with the times, and some curricular regulations that are either antiquated or simply embedded in beliefs hav...

Recent Bills Bring Controversial Changes To School Curriculums (SLIDESHOW)

Posted 11.12.2012 | Education

Over the past couple years, several states attempted — and in some instances, succeeded — in passing legislation that brought controversial change...

Why Do We Have to Learn This? Making Content Relevant

Glen Lineberry | Posted 11.04.2012 | Education
Glen Lineberry

Relationships, relevance, rigor -- these are the keys to effective teaching, according to what we learned in our teacher training programs and most of our professional development sessions

Why Do Students Come to School?

Glen Lineberry | Posted 10.13.2012 | Education
Glen Lineberry

Few of my students see college as a real option, there aren't many jobs here on the reservation, and it's hard to get a job twenty or thirty miles away when you can't afford a car.