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High School Borrows Ideas From Early Childhood Education

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Will High School Borrows Ideas From Early Childhood Education
U.S.News & World Report
A new generation of reformers has been working to change that system for more than a decade, and many of their ideas are borrowed – knowingly or not – straight from preschool. ...
 

picoCTF - Computer Security Game for Middle & High School Students - Starts March 31st

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picoCTF - Computer Security Game for Middle and High School Students
Carnegie Mellon University
picoCTF is a computer security game targeted at middle and high school students, and is hosted by Carneige Mellon University. The game consists of a series of challenges centered around a unique storyline where participants must reverse engineer, break, hack, decrypt, or do whatever it takes to solve the challenge. The challenges are all set up with the intent of being hacked, making it an excellent, legal way to get hands-on experience. The contest runs from March 31, 2017 through April 14, 2017.

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Will Personalized Learning Become the New Normal? - The Atlantic

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Will Personalized Learning Become the New Normal?
The Atlantic
The state's six-month-old, $2 million public-private personalized-learning initiative is capitalizing on the freedom afforded by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)—the nation's federal education law, which returns significant power to the states ...

I'm Worried My Child Has ADHD. What Can You Tell Me About the Disorder? - U.S. News & World Report

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I'm Worried My Child Has ADHD. What Can You Tell Me About the Disorder?
U.S. News & World Report
According to the American Psychiatric Association, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, is one of most common mental disorders among children. Approximately 5 percent of children have this disorder, which often leads to disruptions at ...

9 apps parents need to see - Cleveland 19 News

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TIME

9 apps parents need to see
Cleveland 19 News
The video of a melee at the I-X Center amusement park isn't amusing at all. It's downright disturbing. Even more troubling is that teens were able to use social media to organize the fight via Snapchat, even creating a post after this fight for another ...
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Tips for talking to your children about puberty - Las Vegas Sun

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Tips for talking to your children about puberty
Las Vegas Sun
In general, children begin puberty around 9 years old. Girls usually start earlier than boys, perhaps as early as age 8, while boys often reach puberty at 10 to 12. Some children may begin puberty slower, and won't start until 13 or 14. Puberty ...

Don't fear the EpiPen (even if it's someone else's child) - The Chicago Cusader

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Don't fear the EpiPen (even if it's someone else's child)
The Chicago Cusader
One in 13 children in the U.S. has a food allergy, according to Food Allergy Research and Education (FARE). Children with severe food allergies are often prescribed an EpiPen – a pen-like device that lets you inject a single dose of epinephrine at the ...

Learning Myths And Realities From Brain Science : NPR Ed : NPR - NPR

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Learning Myths And Realities From Brain Science : NPR Ed : NPR
NPR
A new survey shows widespread misconceptions and unfounded confidence about learning.

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Nonadherence to ADHD Medication in Adolescents Transitioning Into College - Medical News Bulletin

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Medical News Bulletin

Nonadherence to ADHD Medication in Adolescents Transitioning Into College
Medical News Bulletin
Nonadherence to ADHD medication in adolescents, especially during their transition to college, can have significant repercussions on academic performance and long-term goals. In a recent study, published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, 10 freshmen ...

Wheezing Other Than Asthma - Should Your Child See a Doctor

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Wheezing Other Than Asthma Should Your Child See A Doctor?
Seattle Children’s Hospital
Symptoms, When to Call Doctor, Care Advice for Mild Wheezing...
 

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