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From Headache to Helpful— Teachers on Using TikTok in the Classroom

From 60-second micro lessons to brain breaks, teachers are finding creative ways to meet students where they are. Increasingly, that’s on TikTok.

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Teen Hackers Try to Convince Parents They Are Up to Good

Teenagers across the country are forming hacking clubs and trying to spread the word that hacking doesn’t always mean breaking into government servers or stealing bank data. Convincing teachers and parents of that isn’t always easy.

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Our choices reflect and determine who we are.

Though they have the potential to excel in many fields, we’re neglecting a large body of students with a unique set of skills.