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Big Stories Of The Day, Rewards & Clickers

Lawmakers crack down on abusive teachers MSNBC
Heeding a steady drumbeat of sexual misconduct cases involving teachers, at least 15 states are now considering stronger oveNclbbutton rsight and tougher punishment for educators who take advantage of their students.

Good grades pay off USA Today
Teachers have long said that success is its own reward. But these days, some students are finding that good grades can bring them cash and other gifts. 

Which student reward is best? Baltimore Sun
There are toys for perfect attendance, candies for good behavior and pizza parties for improved test scores. There are principals who agree to shave their heads and sleep on the roof, if only their

 Students Click, and a Quiz Becomes a Game NYT
A technology known as an audience response system is spreading to public and private schools across the country.

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