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New York Charters Enroll Fewer Homeless Pupils Than City Schools

Education News from NY Times - December 9, 2016 - 5:00am
With a record number of New Yorkers experiencing homelessness, charter schools are serving fewer homeless students, proportional to their total enrollment, than traditional public schools.
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Georgetown students take over president’s office to protest ties with Nike

Education News from Washington Post - December 9, 2016 - 1:00am
Students call for an end to licensing agreement unless working conditions improve for workers in the company’s Vietnam factory.
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Nominee to lead D.C. schools says he is ready to tackle the system’s biggest problems

Education News from Washington Post - December 9, 2016 - 1:00am
Mayor Muriel E. Bowser urged D.C. Council members to approve Wilson’s nomination on Dec. 20.
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Trump visits Ohio State victims, officer who killed attacker

Education News from Washington Post - December 9, 2016 - 1:00am
Trump has said that the attack was carried out by “a Somali refugee who should not have been in our country.”
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Education Department civil rights officials urged to work through 'tough times ahead'

Education News from Washington Post - December 9, 2016 - 1:00am
The future is uncertain for the Education Department's Office of Civil Rights in a Trump administration.
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Finland’s schools were once the envy of the world. Now, they’re slipping.

Education News from Washington Post - December 9, 2016 - 1:00am
Finland fell out of the top 10 in math in 2012 on an international exam that compares students in more than 70 countries. In 2015, it did even worse, raising lots of questions.
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A twist on controversial 'Professor Watchlist’: Notre Dame academics want their names added

Education News from Washington Post - December 9, 2016 - 1:00am
The list was created by a conservative group and targets professors said to have a "radical agenda."
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