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Weekly News Round-Up for July 5th
posted by: Melissa | July 05, 2019, 10:14 am   

Each week, AAE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, we find the news our members really want to see. This week, we look at presidential candidates and education, cyber snow days, a troubled school district, and more!

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Google Announces New Information Literacy Curriculum
posted by: Melissa | July 03, 2019, 08:31 am   

Tech giant Google is adding a new media literacy program to the content it already makes available for teachers and students. The new program, called “Be Internet Awesome,” includes six activities that teach students everything from avoiding fake websites to evaluating sources of materials. These activities take place in a game that they’re calling “Interland.”

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Weekly News Round-Up for June 28th
posted by: Melissa | June 28, 2019, 01:16 pm   

Each week, AAE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, we find the news our members really want to see. This week, we look at teacher freedom, a disintegrating school district, fights over religious schools, and more!

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Where to Save Money While You are on Vacation
posted by: Melissa | June 26, 2019, 01:11 pm   

Having a few weeks off in the summer is one of the perks of teaching and it’s understandable to want to spend your time by sightseeing and vacationing. However, many favorite summertime destinations can be expensive and cause a money crunch. Fortunately, there are locations nationwide offering discounts to vacationing teachers this summer. Here are just a few where you can get the most bang for your buck:

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Five Things to Do Now as a New Teacher
posted by: Melissa | June 17, 2019, 02:15 pm   

Once you’ve crossed the stage and received your diploma, you may think you have a few months to relax before you need to start focusing on teaching for the first time (officially). After all, during your student teaching and throughout your coursework, you doubtless heard that the first year of teaching is the most difficult. So a well-deserved break to recharge makes it tempting to do very little over the summer months before your first job. However, there are a few essential things that new teachers can and should be doing now that will make day-one and those first few months go much more smoothly!

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