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Cool Schools: Music moves test scores at Savoy ES

Cool Schools: Music moves test scores at Savoy ESBernie Williams and Chad Gaylord Smith teach guitar and drums at Savoy Elementary in DC.
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  • 4 months ago
Life

Students find life and STEM lessons in the creek

Students find life and STEM lessons in the creekStudents at Mother Jones Elementary in Adelphi, Md. are looking for every living thing they can find.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Features

Cool Schools: Dancing classroom teaches respect, team work

Cool Schools: Dancing classroom teaches respect, team workWhen they were asked to participate in something called "Dancing Classrooms," the 5th graders were apprehensive to say the least
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Cool Schools: iPads change culture & lift grades

Cool Schools: iPads change culture & lift gradesiPads are changing the culture and lifting grades at Charles Carroll Middle School.
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  • 5 months ago
News

Md. assistant principal is up for a national award

Md. assistant principal is up for a national awardWilliam Blake has been selected as one of this year's Lifechangers of The Year. That makes the assistant principal at Doctor Henry A Wise Junior High School in Upper Marlboro eligible for a ten thousand dollar national grand prize.
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  • 5 months ago
News

Cool Schools: Using solar power to improve safety

Cool Schools: Using solar power to improve safetyStudents at Woodson high School found a way to solve a problem they have with violent crime.
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  • 6 months ago
MD News

Cool Schools: Science submerged, underwater education

Cool Schools: Science submerged, underwater educationAbbe Harman gets to do what she loves to do and she shares her passion with students
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Cool Schools: Ability One Challenge

Cool Schools: Ability One ChallengeThey're some of the best in the nation when it comes to engineering solutions at Poolesville High School
  • Local
  • 6 months ago
Features

Cool Schools: Kids in the Creek at Mother Jones ES

Cool Schools: Kids in the Creek at Mother Jones ESSalena Garber with Students from Mother Jones Elementary teaching STEM at a creek.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
MD News

Cool Schools: Kids learn how to write code

Cool Schools: Kids learn how to write codeEnjoy this encore presentation from Westlake High School
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  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Features

Cool Schools: National History Museum

Cool Schools: National History MuseumYou can look, touch, investigate and learn at the museum
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  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
DC News

Students turn their focus towards business

Students turn their focus towards businessThis program at Maya Angelou Public Charter is rolling in dough in two different ways. See what we mean in this week's Cool Schools.
  • DC News
  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Features

COOL SCHOOLS: Wilson High School FIRST Robotics Team

COOL SCHOOLS: Wilson High School FIRST Robotics TeamWilson High School's FIRST Robotics team competing nationally.
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  • 7 months ago
Local

Cool Schools: Calculator Cars

Cool Schools: Calculator CarsStudents at Shady Grove Middle School have a connection to calculators like you have never seen.
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  • 7 months, 1 week ago
Local

Cool Schools: iPads changing culture, lifting grades

Cool Schools: iPads changing culture, lifting gradesStudents at Charles Carroll Middle School use an iPad the entire school day
  • Local
  • 5 months ago
Life

Dancing classroom teaches respect and team work

Dancing classroom teaches respect and team workBallroom dancing can lead to life lessons
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Life and STEM lessons in the creek

Life and STEM lessons in the creekStudents at Mother Jones Elementary in Adelphi, Md. are looking for every living thing they can find.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
DC News

Meet the engineers of the future

Meet the engineers of the futureThey're learning more than programming and building robots. They're learning how important it is to give back to the community
  • DC News
  • 7 months ago
News

Cool Schools: Kids can code

Cool Schools: Kids can codeProgramming computers has always been left up to the people who love it. For students who view it more like a strange foreign language, There is a movement to take the mystery out of it.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Life

Rap helps DC high school students learn Shakespeare

Rap helps DC high school students learn ShakespeareIn this week's Cool Schools, rap and classic literature are coming together at Capitol City Public Charter High School.
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  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Features

Big Brains Meet Big Business

Big Brains Meet Big BusinessArgyle Middle School solves problems for big businesses with STEM subjects.
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  • 3 months ago
Features

Cool Schools: Using QR Codes To Teach Gardening

Cool Schools: Using QR Codes To Teach GardeningSangster Elementary fifth graders are showing kindergartners what gardening is all about.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Life

Rap & Classic Literature Come Together

Rap & Classic Literature Come TogetherIn this week's Cool Schools, rap and classic literature are coming together at Capitol City Public Charter High School.
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  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
News

Music motivates kids and moves test scores

Music motivates kids and moves test scoresThis week's Cool Schools takes us to Savoy Elementary School
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  • 4 months ago