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Civil rights group makes legal case for controversial Education Dept. regulation

Education News from Washington Post - November 8, 2016 - 1:00am
The proposed spending rule could affect schools nationwide.
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Why voting hasn’t been a way to improve our nation’s schools

Education News from Washington Post - November 7, 2016 - 1:00am
Elections don’t help us fix schools, maybe for good reasons.
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Diminished roles, lack of respect frustrate black teachers, national study shows

Education News from Washington Post - November 7, 2016 - 1:00am
Many feel “devalued” in their school communities.
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The frightening effect of ‘Trump Talk’ on America's schools

Education News from Washington Post - November 7, 2016 - 1:00am
In many schools, it has unleashed a wave of explicit hate and intimidation for educators to address.
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The best thing about Harvard's cancellation of men's soccer season

Education News from Washington Post - November 7, 2016 - 1:00am
Harvard's decision could "shift the culture of men's college sports teams."
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To Create a Quieter City, They’re Recording the Sounds of New York

Education News from NY Times - November 6, 2016 - 6:26pm
Researchers in a new project are installing microphones in the city to build an aural map and, perhaps, eventually reduce noise pollution.
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Are leggings too distracting? A mom takes on a ‘sexist’ school dress code.

Education News from Washington Post - November 6, 2016 - 1:00am
The mother of a sixth-grader files a federal complaint, saying girls are unfairly targeted.
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Teacher: 'I love my students, I love my job, and I feel fulfilled. But I'm broke.'

Education News from Washington Post - November 6, 2016 - 1:00am
Why can't teachers be compensated fairly? 'The answer shouldn’t be to tell those who love their career and love their students to leave for a higher-paying job or shut up about it already. '
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We talk a lot about civic education. Here's how to get kids really engaged in it.

Education News from Washington Post - November 6, 2016 - 1:00am
'In a presidential campaign season in which analysts have tallied candidates’ interruptions of each other, and the public has questioned whether debates require mature audiences ratings, politicians could stand to take some civic cues from high school students.'
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What if Diane Ravitch were U.S. education secretary?

Education News from Washington Post - November 6, 2016 - 1:00am
One in a series of interviews.
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