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Can History Teachers Build a New Politics?

History teachers are uniquely positioned to move the country beyond its current politics of division and anger, argues Marc Tucker.

Empowered Educators

From lead-researcher Linda Darling-Hammond comes this groundbreaking international comparative study of teaching quality in the world’s top-performing education systems. Click to learn more about the findings, further resources and our series of in-depth webinars.

VIDEO: What World Will My Child Live In?

In this video produced by the Singapore Ministry of Education, Marc Tucker describes the types of skills and knowledge students will need to succeed in a world increasingly filled with automation and intelligent machines.

NGA Highlights NISL as Effective School Leadership Program

In a new report, the National Governors Association (NGA) profiles a number of effective models of school leadership development across several states including NCEE’s National Institute for School Leadership.

NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon #HistoryEd is not an endless parade of people & countries that are good or evil, virtuous or hateful says Tucker 54 minutes ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon LISTEN: @swidmeyer and Marc Tucker go through the good the bad and the ugly surrounding America’s schools 3 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon Should schools simply reflect our values & culture or CHANGE our values & culture? Tucker weighs in.… 3 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon RT @hechingerreport: The view from down under, then and now 3 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon Did you miss last week's NCEE updates? 5 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon RT @swidmeyer: #USA #schools out of step w/world; 2 much cheap teacher/fad focus @CtrEdEcon Listen @WidmeyerED @Fin 10 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon Politics of empathy & undrstndng begins w/ way we think talk & act on #history @ZinnEdProject @facinghistory 10 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon #HistoryTeacher can move US past divisive & angry politics says Tucker @teachinghistory @teachingtolerance #sschat 12 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon “This should be a no-brainer. Other nations do this.” Tucker on higher #teacherpay in the U.S. @teachersalary 2 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon We shouldnt be afraid of conveying own moral judgements & reasons that led to them” says Tucker #HistoryEd #sschat 3 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon “What is it going to take to make us wake up and do the obvious?” Tucker on dismally low #teacherpay in the US… 3 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon Answer to low student performance is no mystery— #teacherpay & professional conditions need to be = to similar jobs 3 days ago