Melanie Smollin

Education Contributor

From her outpost on the East Coast, Melanie Smollin writes about all things education for TakePart.

Contributions

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With their years of experience, baby boomers who transition into teaching as a second career have so much to offer their students.
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Some Hollywood families prefer teachings based on the wisdom of L. Ron Hubbard.
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Here are six ways the Mark Zuckerberg check is making a difference.
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Did a teacher inspire you? Record the story with StoryCorps.
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Sometimes A-listers come from the world of lesson plans, chalkboards, and pension funds.
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If you object to your kids being barraged with exams, make your voice heard.
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Hint: less United and more States.
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Schools present new challenges that require awareness and action.
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Project Common Bond unites teens who've lost family to terrorism.
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The plain facts of a real crisis.

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