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Ethics Education: A National Imperative

Education Week - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 8:27am
Ethics, particularly bioethics, offers an opportunity to both prepare students for difficult life decisions and deepen their academic engagement, writes Emory University's James Wagner.
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Study: Music Education Aids Cognitive Development

Ed Week - Curriculum - Wed, 07/13/2016 - 4:25pm
After two years of musical training, children's music skills and auditory pathways were more developed than those of their peers, said USC researchers.
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Tips for Talking About Police Violence, Race, and Racism in the Classroom

Ed Week - Curriculum - Wed, 07/13/2016 - 4:24pm
How can teachers address two recent high-profile police shootings and the death of five Dallas police officers in the classroom? Here are some resources.
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One Key to Reducing School Suspension: A Little Respect

Education Week - Wed, 07/13/2016 - 8:30am
A Stanford University study finds that a one-time intervention to help teachers and students empathize with one another halved the number of suspensions at five California middle schools, and helped build bonds between disengaged students and their schools.
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