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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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    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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Kent Conrad

  • Stephen Bailey
  • Mary Jennifer Cantrell
  • Rock Cheung
  • Neleen Eisinger
  • Jim Esquea
  • Robert Foust
  • Timothy Galvin
  • Lindsey Henjum
  • Aaron Hunter
  • Kirk Johnson
  • James Klumpner
  • Sarah Kuehl
  • Lisa Linnell
  • Thomas Mahr
  • Sean Neany
  • Sue Nelson
  • Anissa Rogness
  • Kelsey Rood
  • Wallace Rustad
  • Chris Thorne
  • Zabyn Towner
  • Bob Van Heuvelen

    Byron Dorgan

  • Gabriel Adler
  • Jeremy Bratt
  • Jose Cerda
  • Mike Eggl
  • Ladeene Freimuth
  • Maynard Friesz
  • Niles Godes
  • Elizabeth Gore
  • Brian Griffin
  • Brian Griffith
  • Pam Gulleson
  • F Jerome Hinkle
  • Curtis Jabs
  • Nicole Kroetsch
  • Jim Messina
  • Stephanie Mohl
  • Brian Moran
  • Emmett O'keefe
  • Emmett Okeefe
  • Daphna Peled
  • David Roll
  • Lindsey Runge
  • Toby Short
  • Dale Thoranson
  • Bob Valeu
  • G Franklin Walker
  • Lori Way
  • Dan Wogsland
  • Ian Woodward
  • House

    Earl Pomeroy

  • Alane Allman-Dent
  • Aleta Botts
  • Karen Frederickson
  • Joel Fremstad
  • H Clare Jenkins
  • Heather Miller
  • Diane Oakley
  • Carissa Page
  • Melanie Rhinehart
  • A J Wojciak


  • 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.