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Typhoid fever, cholera, and dysentery – if you didn’t heed the warnings of those around you on the Oregon Trail, you were bound to get one of these deadly diseases. I still remember the first time I played the computer game more than 20 years...

ASCD.org Gerry Petersen-Incorvaia and Kristina Schaffler, elementary school educators in Glendale, Arizona, highlight how visualizing mathematics can help support student learning in other content areas. They write, it “may provide students with an effective way to categorize and compartmentalize information and relate it to other concepts.” ...

Arizona Republic Like a regular health check-up, high-quality student assessments are an “indispensable tool” for parents and educators, writes Beth Maloney, the 2014 Arizona Teacher of the Year. Teachers use assessment results as one measure of student growth, and scores help parents to work with their...