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Kids Need Art To Understand History

A lot of times when people think of art they think of strange abstract paintings that are difficult to understand, or marble statues depicting ancient gods and goddesses. But do you ever look at art as a link to our past?

Children 'need to play more to gain work skills'

John Goodwin, head of Lego's charitable arm the Lego Foundation, says less time in the classroom and more time playing is the solution.

Education is key to our refugee crisis response. Here's why

The world’s growing refugee crisis is not only about numbers. It is also about time.

Where Sixth-Graders Run Their Own City

The idea is to improve kids’ economic knowledge—and it appears to be working.

What Happens When Students Create Their Own Curriculum?

Dozens of schools around the U.S. are opting to ditch the traditional school structure altogether to motivate teens in new ways—and it seems to be working.