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Educational Opportunity Is About More Than Access

Education Week - April 26, 2016 - 3:44pm
Education policy should not prescribe children's access to institutions at the expense of their personal development, capabilities, or happiness, writes Kimberlee Everson.
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The Student Cellphone Addiction Is No Joke

Education Week - April 26, 2016 - 3:44pm
For many students, cellphones have become a modern security blanket and an impediment to learning, warns former Montana teacher of the year Steve Gardiner.
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Three Strategies to Improve Teacher Evaluation

Education Week - April 26, 2016 - 3:42pm
As ESSA returns autonomy over teacher evaluation to states, Ross Weiner shares insights from state leaders on how to strengthen the process.
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In 11 Missing Words, Some See Shift in N.C.A.A. Case Against U.N.C.

Education News from NY Times - April 26, 2016 - 2:13pm
The N.C.A.A.’s new notice of allegations, released on Monday, removes a reference to men’s basketball and seems to focus on the women’s team.
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Alternative Tests Aligned With Common Core Find Niche in Special Ed.

Education Week - April 26, 2016 - 8:26am
Tests aligned to the common-core standards and specially designed for students with severe cognitive disabilities are managing to fill a need for a broad swath of states.
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