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Strategy: How to Deal With Digital Distractions

Education News from NY Times - November 1, 2016 - 2:07pm
Some students can tweet and take a test, some can’t. Know thyself.
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Reader Forum: Why Does Education Translate to Less Support for Donald Trump?

Education News from NY Times - November 1, 2016 - 9:53am
Some readers say it has to do with intelligence and knowledge gained, while others point to a whole host of factors that could be at play.
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Ga. Supreme Court: Guns Not Allowed at School Functions

Education Week - November 1, 2016 - 9:41am
The Georgia Supreme Court delivered a blow to gun rights activists in a ruling that said a law that prohibits guns at school property trumps one passed at the same time that allowed firearms inside school safety zones.
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Education's Tenuous Hold on 2016 Ballot

Education Week - November 1, 2016 - 8:49am
In a heated election year, education has proven to be a muted issue at the presidential level, but a hot topic in a variety of state showdowns.
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Life Beyond Bars: One Man’s Journey From Prison to College

Education News from NY Times - November 1, 2016 - 5:55am
Juan Echevarria killed a man. He spent 14 years in prison. Now he desperately wants a college degree. Getting one may be the hardest thing he’s ever had to do.
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Prosecutor drops charge against school board member arrested at Trump rally

Education News from Washington Post - November 1, 2016 - 1:00am
School board member had been accused of cutting in line and refusing to leave. Her attorney said authorities had no right to kick her off school grounds. A prosecutor agreed.
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One of Michelle Obama’s legacies in D.C.? This nonprofit.

Education News from Washington Post - November 1, 2016 - 1:00am
Inspired by the first lady, DC Greens works to provide the city’s children with access to fresh produce.
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More racist graffiti shakes up a college

Education News from Washington Post - November 1, 2016 - 1:00am
The president of Eastern Michigan University alerted the campus community that “racist graffiti targeting the Black community” had been spray-painted on buildings, just weeks after slurs prompted protests on campus.
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This Virginia high school led the nation with six perfect AP test scores

Education News from Washington Post - November 1, 2016 - 1:00am
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology recorded six perfect AP scores.
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This school was on the brink of closure. Here's how it saved itself.

Education News from Washington Post - November 1, 2016 - 1:00am
This high school in Seattle is one of 20 to be honored in the Schools of Opportunity project.
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The potty-training expulsion that got a N.J. school sued by the state

Education News from Washington Post - November 1, 2016 - 1:00am
"The company’s hardline corporate decision has harmed this child and her entire family," New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino said.
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