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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | unprepossessing

Education News from NY Times - January 22, 2016 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 28 New York Times articles in the past year.









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National Briefing | Midwest: Michigan: Lawmakers Try to Toughen Strike Laws

Education News from NY Times - January 21, 2016 - 10:58pm
Angered by teacher sickouts that have closed many Detroit schools, majority Republicans in Michigan’s Legislature proposed legislation to make it easier to deem such work stoppages illegal strikes.









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Government to Reveal Colleges With Title IX Waivers

Education News from NY Times - January 21, 2016 - 10:27pm
Critics say the waivers sought by religiously affiliated institutions enable them to discriminate against gay and transgender students.









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Anticipating a lazy snow day? Teachers urge parents, students to think again

Education News from Washington Post - January 21, 2016 - 7:04pm
In an age of increased academic testing and fast-paced curricula, educators urge students to keep learning when classes are canceled.









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What your child needs to know before taking the SAT and ACT

Education News from Washington Post - January 21, 2016 - 6:34pm
Students are often asked to answer personal, non-academic questions so that the College Board and the ACT can collect data.









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This pediatrician is working to save 9,000 young lives in Flint, Mich.

Education News from Washington Post - January 21, 2016 - 6:03pm
Flint doctor is leading urgent effort to minimize the devastating effects of lead exposure for children.









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Snow brings school closings, and Twitter war, for students

Education News from Washington Post - January 21, 2016 - 5:32pm
Blizzard causes firestorm on twitter for students urging schools to shut down









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The Learning Network: Text to Text | ‘Antigone’ and Noche Flamenca’s ‘Antigona’

Education News from NY Times - January 21, 2016 - 1:58pm
In this Text to Text, we focus on pairing Sophocles’ work — called “the most powerful political play ever written” — with the work of a contemporary Spanish flamenco dance company.









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College-bound headache: Blizzard forecast disrupts the last 'old' SAT

Education News from Washington Post - January 21, 2016 - 1:56pm
The College Board says students affected by closure of test centers Saturday can take the exam on a makeup day.









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Clinton on Detroit schools: 'No one would tolerate these conditions in a wealthy suburb.'

Education News from Washington Post - January 21, 2016 - 12:09pm
First the water crisis in Flint, and now the schools crisis in Detroit.









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Senate Democrats launch campaign to reduce student debt

Education News from Washington Post - January 21, 2016 - 12:09pm
Senate Democrats are seizing the opportunity to promote a legislative package designed to address affordability.









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Kent State Professor Accused of Ties to ISIS

Education News from NY Times - January 21, 2016 - 12:03pm
The F.B.I. is investigating Julio Pino, an educator in the history department known for incendiary remarks like “death to Israel.”









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