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How A Classroom On Wheels Is Expanding Access To Early Education
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produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2019), 6 mins
Although preschool can provide children with a vital foundation for success later in life, only 43 percent of four-year-olds nationwide have access to public preschool. The rate varies widely, with no options available in some rural and low-income areas, sometimes called "childcare deserts." But a community ou...
produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2019), 6 mins
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Arthur, Muffy's Car Campaign: Truth or Poll
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directed by Greg Bailey, fl. 1996; produced by Greg Bailey, fl. 1996, in Arthur (Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2019), 27 mins
Francine rallies the troops around a petition to help Lakewood Elementary protect the environment. Binky is convinced Mr. Ratburn’s math test was too hard, so Brain suggests he conduct a poll to find out what the rest of the class thinks.
directed by Greg Bailey, fl. 1996; produced by Greg Bailey, fl. 1996, in Arthur (Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2019), 27 mins
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Great Big Story, Be The Generation to Take Action for Education
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
Each year, over one-fifth of Bangladesh suffers from flooding. And when water overtakes already struggling roads, much of life is put on hold—including kids’ education. But if children can’t travel to the classroom, architect and entrepreneur Mohammed Rezwan thought, why not have it travel to them? Welcome a...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
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How Do You Make the Benefits of Pre-K Education Last?
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produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 6 mins
A study suggesting the benefits of Pre-K may not be long-lasting has sparked debate in Tennessee, where proposals for state-funded, universal programs are an issue in this year's governor's race. What’s behind the finding, and what are the keys to quality early education? John Yang reports from Memphis.
produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 6 mins
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How Schools Are Forced To Close As Rural Populations Dwindle
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produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 8 mins
Across the country, rural schools are being forced to shut down as more families move to urban areas and funding sources dry up. In Arena, Wisconsin, six-year-old Brady Schlamp must now travel 10 miles to school. His former school, right around the corner, was shuttered. As Jeffrey Brown reports, the closures can...
produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 8 mins
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Unpacking Fractions, Comparing and Ordering Fractions Meaningfully
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produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 18 mins
Many students have a tough time comparing and ordering fractions without falling back on a memorized algorithm. Here, Monica Neagoy works with a group of 4th graders to help them understand the mathematical reasoning underlying the ordering of fractions.
produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 18 mins
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Unpacking Fractions, Teaching the Concept of Equivalence, Not Just the Rule
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produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 14 mins
Equivalent fractions have the same value even though they may look different. Monica Neagoy uses specific strategies to teach the concept of equivalence to groups at different grade levels.
produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 14 mins
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Unpacking Fractions, The Importance of the Unit
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produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 9 mins
A fraction is a relationship between the whole—also called the unit—to its parts. Students must understand the importance of the unit to really comprehend what a fraction is. To spark student insight into fractions and deepen their thinking, Monica Neagoy challenges a group of third graders with a variety of f...
produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 9 mins
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Unpacking Fractions, The Meanings and Representations of Fractions
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produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 14 mins
Monica Neagoy works with a group of 3rd graders who are just being introduced to fractions. She's helping them make connections between their general awareness of fractions to the new concepts they will be learning this year.
produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 14 mins
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Unpacking Fractions, Visual and Tactile Representations of Fractions
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produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 13 mins
Monica Neagoy uses multiple visual and tactile representations of fractions to help students develop good "fraction sense": understanding the magnitude of fractions, seeing how they can be used to describe situations, estimating the effects of operations on them, and visualizing their place on the number line.
produced by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, in Unpacking Fractions (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2018), 13 mins
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