On International Day, UNESCO spotlights power of jazz to promote dialogue among cultures

Marking International Jazz Day, the United Nations cultural agency today stressed the power of jazz to unite people and its contribution to peace.

On International Day, UNESCO spotlights power of jazz to promote dialogue among cultures

Marking International Jazz Day, the United Nations cultural agency today stressed the power of jazz to unite people and its contribution to peace.

FEATURE: International Jazz Day – a global celebration of creativity and diversity

Blues, boogie, bebop or ragtime, no matter what it is called, jazz is a language that translates across cultures and continents, bridging gaps and bringing unity.

Can Quality Pre-K and Career Training For Parents Break Cycle of Poverty?

A program in Tulsa, Okla., links quality Head Start services with job training and parental support. A study of the program shows it’s improving the lives of both mothers and their children.

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FEATURE: International Jazz Day – a global celebration of creativity and diversity

Blues, boogie, bebop or ragtime, no matter what it is called, jazz is a language that translates across cultures and continents, bridging gaps and bringing unity.

The Essential Underpinnings Of Shifting to ‘Modern Learning’

A white paper by Will Richardson and Bruce Dixon identify key ingredients to successfully implement needed change in schools, such as leadership, culture, communication and technology.

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A Mindset Shift to Continue Supporting the Most Frustrating Kids

Some students can feel so difficult to work with that the challenge begins to strain a teacher’s empathy. Alex Shevrin offers some tips for how she shifts her mindset when this happens and…

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His Teacher Told Him He Wouldn’t Go To College, Then He Did

African-American students with disabilities are disciplined far more and graduate far less than their counterparts, researchers say. What needs to change to help more succeed?

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Spread of literacy among women highlighted in UNESCO anniversary global review

The increase in reading and writing proficiency among women is a result of the significant up tic in their enrolment and completion of primary education over the last five decades, even as overall funding for adult literacy has remained low, a recently…

4 Digital Tools That Help Students Practice Integrity

Digital tools can help give students a platform to demonstrate their honesty, courage, and integrity in the classroom on a regular basis.

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