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Classroom Segregation: History and Current Impact on Student Education

The history of classroom segregation in the US reflects the nation's continuing legacy of racism and systemic racial inequality.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

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LGBTQ Cyberbullying: How to Combat Online Attacks Against Youth

How can educators combat LGBTQ cyberbullying? Explore how American University’s School of Education online programs can help educators become informed leaders.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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How Long Does It Take to Write an Education Dissertation? Guide to Sharing Research Findings

How long does it take to write an education dissertation? Learn about the dissertation process and explore tips for writing a successful education dissertation.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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Parent-Teacher Communication: Strategies for Effective Parent Inclusion & Engagement

Explore how American University’s Master of Arts in Teaching can help you develop effective parent-teacher communication skills and pursue a teaching career.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

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School Funding Issues: How Decreasing Budgets Are Impacting Student Learning and Achievement

School funding issues are linked to decreased student achievement. Explore the impacts of inequity on student outcomes and learn more about changing this trend.

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

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What Is Systems Thinking in Education? Understanding Functions and Interactions in School Systems

How can systems thinking in education build stronger schools? Explore how an EdD in Education Policy and Leadership prepares leaders to transform schools.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

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Qualitative vs. Quantitative Research: Comparing the Methods and Strategies for Education Research

Qualitative vs. quantitative research: what’s the difference? Find out how quantitative research in education can lead to solutions to problems in the field.

Thursday, July 23, 2020

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Effective Resource Management in Education: How School Administrators Can Improve Student Learning

Explore how American University’s Doctorate in Education can help you gain effective resource management skills and pursue a rewarding career in education.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

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Traditional vs. Progressive Education: Benefits and Challenges

Explore how American University’s Doctorate in Education can help you learn about traditional versus progressive education and pursue your teaching goals.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020