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2005, then-new moons Nix and Hydra are the dots on the right. Credit: NASA, ESA, H. Weaver (JHU/APL), A. Stern (SwRI), HST Pluto

Vote to Name Pluto’s Moons

Heather Neal - Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 5:29am

The SETI Institute has provided educators with a way to engage the Common Core's integrated subjects approach and multimedia in the classroom. They recently discovered two more “tiny” moons orbiting Pluto, now a “dwarf...

Inspire literacy in science while students learn about gravity and how objects move.

Inspiring Middle School Literacy

Heather Neal - Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 7:03am

Anyone who has worked in Education for any length of time, volunteers at an afterschool program, or owns their own child knows that getting kids to read can be challenging. According to the National Center for...

Common Core Standards for Parents

Heather Neal - Tuesday, March 26, 2013 - 6:01am

It definitely seems like kids aren’t being taught the same materials in school anymore. Sure, over time our perspectives change on history and history itself is constantly being made. I don’t mean that. I’m talking...

Education Secretary Arne Duncan speaks at a 2009 NEA conference. Photo courtesy ed.gov

NEA Conference Raises Hand for Education

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 3:10am

Educator representatives from around the nation have been gathering within Georgia's World Congress Center since last week for the National Education Association's 151st Annual Meeting and 92nd Representative Assembly....

New PBS Math Club A Cool Way to Teach Math

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 9:24am

The New PBS Math Club isn’t a club in the traditional sense of the word like a country club or a hockey club. (No secret handshakes or dues required!) It’s a whip smart web series from PBS Digital Studios that is a cool...

Jack Kingston: People Know Where I Stand On The Issues

Shauna Stuart - Friday, July 18, 2014 - 12:49pm

Georgia’s Republican Primary election runoff is July 22. One of the hottest races is for the U.S. Senate seat of Saxby Chambliss, who is retiring. Republican Congressman Jack Kingston is facing off against businessman...

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