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NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 2:13pm
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The Learning Network Blog: Weekly News Quiz | April 1-7, 2014

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 1:50pm
A title-winning game, a Supreme Court ruling, a retirement announcement and an anniversary: How many of the 10 questions in this week’s news quiz can you answer correctly?






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Langley High School students heading to (mock) trial

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 1:43pm

The students at Langley High School in McLean are going to court, taking part in a mock trial Tuesday as part of its annual case day event examining Supreme Court decisions.

The program allows the students at the school to learn more about the country’s highest court in the land, the constitution and how decisions by the justices affect the lives of Americans.

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Ten trends from The Post’s new top high schools list

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 1:22pm

Since the America’s Most Challenging High Schools list began in 1998, I have learned something new every year. For instance, a surprise trend of rejecting football has appeared. Here are some other key lessons of the 2014 version that just launched:

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Strauss: The one thing I sort of like about 2014 Most Challenging High Schools list

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 12:01pm

Every year my fantastic Post colleague Jay Mathews takes a great deal of time to assemble his list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools, and he’s just done it again for his 2014 list, which you can read all about here. And just about every year, I write something about why I find the list troubling.

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