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The Parent-Child Discussion That So Many Dread: Donald Trump

Education News from NY Times - March 10, 2016 - 5:45am
The candidate’s shock statements and sexual boasts present a quandary for parents who want to teach their children about the electoral process.









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Merryl Tisch, Board of Regents Chief Who Set Off Testing Backlash, Reflects on Her Tenure

Education News from NY Times - March 10, 2016 - 5:00am
Dr. Tisch, who is stepping down this month, said she tried to do too much, too fast during her time as chancellor, but justified her sense of urgency.









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The Learning Network: Student Question | What’s Your Dream Job?

Education News from NY Times - March 10, 2016 - 5:00am
What qualities are most important to you in your future career?









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

Education News from NY Times - March 10, 2016 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in four New York Times articles in the past year.









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Legislators Seek to Promote Diversity at Elite Public High Schools

Education News from NY Times - March 9, 2016 - 10:25pm
A $5 million initiative in Albany would help prepare black and Hispanic students for the admissions test for Brooklyn Tech and similar New York City high schools.









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2 Baltimore School Officers Arrested in Assault on Teenager

Education News from NY Times - March 9, 2016 - 7:56pm
A video shows one of the officers slapping and kicking a young man at a school as the other officer stands by.









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Elevated Lead Levels Found in Newark Schools’ Drinking Water

Education News from NY Times - March 9, 2016 - 5:07pm
The school district, New Jersey’s largest, shut off water fountains in 30 buildings until more tests could be conducted.









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Detroit schools are in financial crisis and won't be able to pay teachers after April 8

Education News from Washington Post - March 9, 2016 - 4:17pm
The head of the school system asked state lawmakers to act quickly.









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Coming this week: A Marine’s Convictions

Education News from Washington Post - March 9, 2016 - 3:00pm
After a flawed sexual assault investigation, a Naval Academy instructor fights to prove he has done nothing wrong. But did he?









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Fla. students create online guide on presidential candidates, issues

NCSS Smartbrief - March 9, 2016 - 1:23pm
Advanced Placement US Government students at a Florida school, along with their teacher, recently launched an online voter gu -More
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