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Lead Editor: Melissa Greenwood

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SmartBrief covers a broad range of topics within education. Newsletter topics include general best practices, foreign-language instruction, higher-education trends, educational technology, school nutrition as well as specific subject areas such as math, science, technology, engineering, literacy and more.

Report: Iowa STEM education initiative pays off

7/29/2014

  • Globe Gazette (Mason City, Iowa), The

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and other political leaders recently joined educators to laud a state initiative that seeks to promote science, technology, engineering and math education. The three-year-old … Read More

What traits are shared by transformational teachers?

7/29/2014

  • Edutopia.org

There are key hallmarks of transformational teachers, asserts editorial assistant and blogger Todd Finley. Finley writes that transformational teachers have adopted a constructivist pedagogy, have foc… Read More

N.Y. to update accessibility symbol, signage

7/29/2014

  • Disability Scoop

A bill signed by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will require a more culturally sensitive icon to indicate accessibility for individuals with disabilities in locations throughout the state. The new symbol … Read More

What are the best questions job seekers can ask interviewers?

7/29/2014

  • Lifehack.org

Job candidates should be prepared to ask interviewers questions and use the answers to highlight their own skills, writes Arizona State University's business school career adviser Michael Sanders. In … Read More