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Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

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    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
  • 06.02.15

    Million-Dollar Teacher

    When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.

American RadioWorks |
Image via Wikimedia Commons.

Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

Recent Posts

  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
  • 06.02.15

    Million-Dollar Teacher

    When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.

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Congresspersons and traveling staff for

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Max Baucus

  • Ryan Abraham
  • Sara Andrews
  • Shara Aranoff
  • Lara Birkes
  • Diana Birkett
  • Jonathan Blum
  • Pat Bousliman
  • Karen Bridges
  • Simon Chabel
  • Andrea Cohen
  • Jay Driscoll
  • Michael Evans
  • Kim Falcon
  • James Foley
  • Jeff Forbes
  • Elizabeth Fowler
  • Maria Freese
  • Matt Genasci
  • Jodi George
  • John Gilliland
  • Devin Goodman
  • Laura Hayes
  • Patrick Heck
  • Daryl Herman
  • Angela Hofmann
  • Shawn Johnson
  • Matt Jones
  • Ronnie Keller
  • Kate Kirchgraber
  • Brian Kuehl
  • Anya Landau
  • Janis Lazda
  • Dawn Levy
  • Elizabeth Liebschutz
  • Holly Luck
  • Demetrios Malantis
  • Demetrios Marantis
  • Anela Marshall
  • Jim Messina
  • Christopher Miller
  • Judy Miller
  • Michael Mongan
  • Melissa Mueller
  • Brian Pomper
  • Brian Ponper
  • Theodore Posner
  • Cary Pugh
  • Tim Punke
  • Anita Rizek
  • Sara Roberts
  • Jonathan Salib
  • Ben Sather
  • David Schwartz
  • John Shepard
  • Tom Sliter
  • Carolyn Smith
  • Doug Steiger
  • Daniel Stein
  • Matthew Stores
  • Russ Sullivan
  • John Van Atta
  • Alice Weiss
  • Ira Wolf

    Conrad Burns

  • Eric Bovim
  • Will Brooke
  • Todd Capser
  • Benjamin Good
  • Ryen Graer
  • Sara Hagedorn
  • Prabhat Hajela
  • Christine Heggem
  • Clark Johnson
  • James Mccray
  • Ric Molen
  • Ric Moler
  • Jennifer O'shea
  • Jennifer Owen
  • Jodi Peters
  • Erin Pierce
  • Randall Popelka
  • Michael Rawson
  • Heather Sethre
  • Kristin Smith
  • Jarrod Thompson
  • House

    Rick Hill

  • Michael Ferrell
  • Robert Hobart

    Dennis Rehberg

  • Amy Astin
  • Jason Begger
  • Kurt Christensen
  • Emelyn Faulkner
  • Ashley Fingarson
  • Julia Gustafson
  • Erik Iverson
  • James Keena
  • Jay Martin
  • Robert Martin
  • Jaime Ramsey
  • David Schoenborn
  • Jenn Spurgat


  • American RadioWorks |
    Image via Wikimedia Commons.

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

    Recent Posts

    • 06.23.15

      Learning from Video Games

      A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
    • 06.17.15

      Teaching the Birds and the Bees

      For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
    • 06.11.15

      What can Japan teach us about teaching?

      Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
    • 06.02.15

      Million-Dollar Teacher

      When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.