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Does technology help with learning? John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Follow

Why schools should provide one laptop per child

Researchers found students' test scores in science, writing, math and English language arts improved significantly when they were provided with laptops. The benefits were not limited to test scores.
Transgender individuals could be harassed when they have to use gendered bathrooms. Brett Lider

What’s the backlash against gender-neutral bathrooms all about?

North Carolina recently passed a law that prohibits individuals from using a bathroom based on the gender with which they identify. Why does this pose a risk for transgendered individuals?
What’s the fuss about? Steve Rhodes

The Common Core explained

Polls indicate that a large percentage of Americans know very little about Common Core, the standards for teaching math and English language arts. Here are some Common Core facts.

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