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Business Librarian | University of South Carolina

Latest Job Postings - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 5:53pm
US - SC - Columbia, QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: An ALA-accredited MLIS; broad knowledge of business information sources and expertise in the use of business and economics databases; ability to teach effectively in a variety
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Pediatric Emergency Medicine Position | District Medical Group Inc. (DMG)

Latest Job Postings - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 5:35pm
US - AZ - Phoenix, The Pediatric Emergency Division of DMG (District Medical Group Inc.) is recruiting for a BC/BE PEM physician to join the Pediatric Emergency Department at Maricopa Medical Center’s Arizona Children’
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Options likely to remain open, but DCPS will not manage it

Education News from Washington Post - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 5:21pm

The District’s Options Public Charter School appears likely to continue operating at least through the end of the 2014-15 school year, but the city’s school system will not take over its management as previously hoped, D.C. government lawyers said in court Tuesday.

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Gifted Ed. Is Crucial, But the Label Isn't

Education Week - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:30pm
Giving students a challenging education is important, regardless of whether they have been designated as 'gifted,' S.J. Peters, S.B. Kaufman, M.S. Matthews, M.T. McBee, and D.B. McCoach write.
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Districts Cheer Kansas K-12 Aid Deal, Despite Uncertainties

Education Week - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:30pm
Funding changes will pour more money into Kansas schools in a bid to satisfy a state Supreme Court ruling on aid.
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Bipartisan Research Bill Rockets Through House Panel

Education Week - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:30pm
The House education committee gave unanimous backing to a measure making over the Institute of Education Sciences.
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Tests Balance Common Core, Those With Cognitive Issues

Education Week - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:29pm
Specialized tests aligned to the Common Core State Standards are being field tested for students with severe cognitive disabilities.
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Studies Offer Insights on Implementing Common Core

Education Week - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:29pm
At a national education research meeting this month, scholars shared lessons learned so far from standards implementation in some states and districts.
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Studies Hit on Ways to Nurture Students' 'Growth Mindsets'

Education Week - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:29pm
Researchers at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association shared some practical strategies for teaching students that intelligence is not immutable.
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New York Seeks an Alternative to inBloom

Education Week - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:28pm
After severing its ties with the controversial data-management company, the state must determine how it will store and organize student information.
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U.S. Students Score Above Average on New Problem-Solving Test

Education Week - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:27pm
American 15-year-olds scored above average among the 44 nations taking part in a new test designed to measure creative problem-solving skills.
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Communications Consultant | Nonprofit Professionals Advisory Group LLC

Latest Job Postings - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:04pm
US - MT - Missoula, The Namchak Foundation Communications Consultant Missoula, Montana “When the iron bird flies, and horses run on wheels, the Tibetan people will be scattered like ants across the world. And th
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Motherlode Blog: I Have No Idea How Many Calories Are in My Grandmother’s Gefilte Fish

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:21pm
For my daughters, food isn’t a troublesome source of calories demanding its weight in exercise. It’s holidays, it’s funny stories, it’s seasons. It’s my grandmother’s gefilte fish, and all of us cooking it together.






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