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Mimi Liu Staff Writer Illustration by Robert Perez, Staff Illustrator Beijing officially announced the end of China’s one-child policy on Oct. 29, and the start of a new two-child policy. The one-child policy was implemented in 1978 to control the population size and to better distribute existing resources. To a degree, this has worked. The Chinese government has estimated that their “family planning” has prevented the births of some 400 million children. But — at what cost? China’s one-child policy led to the selective abortion of millions of female fetuses, to the point where there will be an estimated 30 million more men than women in the year 2020, according to a report by the National Population and Family Planning Commission. To put this into perspective, there are about 30 million people currently populating the entire state of Texas. Ironically, elderly parents who desperately wish to see their sons happily married, with children of their own, have nobody to blame but


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Student Voice & Choice: Teaching students to become critical thinkers, helps them make sense of the world around them, and teaches them to question what is true. -Chelsea

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Affective Thinking and Gifted Children

Lately, I have been reading Sonia White's Designing Defensible Programs for Gifted Secondary School Learners, and I have been inspired so much from her book. In one of the chapters I read about Aff...

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Terrific Mini Guide to Help Students Think Critically

A Venn diagram of critical and creative thinking and a critical thinking wheel - no link to a website.

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Tips and a free "cheat sheet" for incorporating critical thinking in your instruction. Get students responding and thinking with depth and complexity.

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3 Simple Strategies to Develop Students' Critical Thinking

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