Last week, students across the country discussed the effectiveness of longer prison sentences in our #DoNow3Strikes post. We asked students Do lengthy prison sentences help deter crime? Should voters or legislators be part of determining prison sentences?
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It is the beginning of the school year and there is a whole host of great things happening. Here are the top to-do’s for educators this month. Check out our makeover! kqed.org/education has a brand new look. Easily find educasts, professional development modules, digital tools, news education resources, arts demonstrations, science media and more. Tell us what you think. Beef up your educator tool kit with PBS TeacherLine’s flexible online professional development for Prek-12 educators!
Shifting gears is never easy. But California’s adoption of the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) actually grants educators a good deal of flexibility and creative license in teaching students critical skills for the 21st Century. The introduction to the CCSS states: “Just as media and technology are integrated in school and life in the […]