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Education deans to Trump: We're 'seriously concerned' about your agenda

Education News from Washington Post - January 14, 2017 - 1:00am
The academic leaders urged the president-elect and Congress to protect public education.
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This college just paid a $28,000 ransom, in bitcoin, to cyberattackers

Education News from Washington Post - January 14, 2017 - 1:00am
Los Angeles Valley College sent a bitcoin payment to unlock its computer files, an alarming issue facing higher education.
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Is a college degree the new high school diploma? Here's why your degree's worth is stagnant.

Education News from Washington Post - January 14, 2017 - 1:00am
Colleges and universities are going to need to prove their value or risk losing their best marketing pitch in decades about why it's worth going to their institution.
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Why pragmatic liberal education matters now more than ever

Education News from Washington Post - January 14, 2017 - 1:00am
'It is especially urgent to advocate effectively for a broadly based pragmatic liberal education when confronted by ignorant authoritarians who reject inquiry in favor of fear mongering and prejudice. '
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District’s charter and traditional school principals to work together to solve problems

Education News from Washington Post - January 14, 2017 - 1:00am
A program at Georgetown University concentrates on leadership skills and collaborating.
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Donations Pour In to Band From Black College That Will Play at Inauguration

Education News from NY Times - January 13, 2017 - 6:10pm
The Talladega College Marching Tornadoes have been under fire for agreeing to perform in the Trump inaugural parade.
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Resources to teach about MLK's life, legacy

NCSS Smartbrief - January 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
Students and educators across the US officially will observe the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday on Monday.  -More
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SCOTUS debates special-education standard

NCSS Smartbrief - January 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
The US Supreme Court heard arguments this week about defining a free, appropriate public education for students with disabili -More
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What will be Obama's education legacy?

NCSS Smartbrief - January 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
President Barack Obama's administration has left its imprint on education policy.  -More
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Study highlights benefits of field trips

NCSS Smartbrief - January 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
Field trips may help deepen student learning, according to a two-year study of students from about a dozen New York schools.  -More
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Teacher uses social media to go "global"

NCSS Smartbrief - January 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
Elementary-school teacher Paul Carver says social media tools such as Instagram and Skype have helped his classroom become "m -More
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Colo. educator reflects on teaching refugee students

NCSS Smartbrief - January 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
Welcoming refugee students into the classroom is a balance between academic gains and creating safe spaces for children, writ -More
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Geographer: North America's center is in N.D.

NCSS Smartbrief - January 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
State University of New York at Buffalo geographer Peter Rogerson, who published research in 2015 identifying the geographica -More
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2016 candidates for NCSS vice-president, Board of Directors

NCSS Smartbrief - January 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
The NCSS Board of Directors has approved the following slate of candidates for the 2016-17 Board of Directors and officer ele
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