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Economic View: A Conveyor Belt of Dropouts and Debt at For-Profit Colleges

Education News from NY Times - October 28, 2016 - 9:58am
How Congress and the Department of Education can fix an increasingly important system in which graduation rates are low and default rates are high.
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K-12 Digital Citizenship Initiative Targets States

Education Week - October 28, 2016 - 8:45am
The goal is to spur adoption of legislation requiring the formation of advisory committees charged with finding ways to improve the safe and ethical use of technology.
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A school board member's support for Trump stirs a free speech debate

Education News from Washington Post - October 28, 2016 - 1:00am
The chair of the Fairfax County Democratic Committee has called for Elizabeth Schultz (Springfield) to step down.
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Clinton proposes $500 million federal program to combat bullying

Education News from Washington Post - October 28, 2016 - 1:00am
Campaign claims Donald Trump’s election rhetoric is causing more bullying in schools.
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Texas pastor: 'A classroom is a holy place of learning — not a marketplace of financial gain'

Education News from Washington Post - October 28, 2016 - 1:00am
Why Pastors for Texas Children opposes school vouchers.
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Parents slam new D.C. schools health plan that could reduce nurse coverage

Education News from Washington Post - October 28, 2016 - 1:00am
Council member David Grosso introduced legislation to delay implementation.
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A teacher who showed up drunk to a field trip later sued her city. She is getting $75,000.

Education News from Washington Post - October 28, 2016 - 1:00am
A city council member says the city chose to settle with Maria Caya for 'an easy $75,000' rather than risk losing a court battle.
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U.S. high school graduation rate is up - but there's a warning label attached

Education News from Washington Post - October 28, 2016 - 1:00am
Why are so many students from poor families still not making it through high school?
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At Least 6 Women Accuse University of Wisconsin Student of Assault

Education News from NY Times - October 27, 2016 - 8:14pm
The student, Alec Cook, 20, was charged with 14 felonies and one misdemeanor. “Dozens” have contacted the authorities, all “wanting to speak” about Mr. Cook.
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