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States Eye Greater Control Over K-12 Policy in Trump Era

Education Week - November 29, 2016 - 7:39am
Even before President-elect Donald Trump takes office, states are forging ahead on agendas they’ve been crafting since the Every Student Succeeds Act passed a year ago.
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Ohio State student identified as campus attacker, nearly a dozen hospitalized

Education News from Washington Post - November 29, 2016 - 1:00am
Authorities said people had stab wounds and were struck by a car during the attack.
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Almost all students here are refugees - and they speak 16 uncommon languages. How this school makes it work.

Education News from Washington Post - November 29, 2016 - 1:00am
Fifth in a series on schools that provide opportunities for all students. This is about Rochester International Academy, which provides a strong transitional program for newly arrived immigrant and refugee students.
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Why businesses need to look beyond the four-year degree

Education News from Washington Post - November 29, 2016 - 1:00am
Competency-based learning rethinks what an education should look like and can produce the type of job candidates that companies are looking to hire.
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Obama administration to release new rules for judging schools

Education News from Washington Post - November 29, 2016 - 1:00am
It’s not clear whether Trump’s Education Department will uphold the regulations.
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Evangelical leader Jerry Falwell Jr. says Trump asked him to be education secretary

Education News from Washington Post - November 29, 2016 - 1:00am
If true, it means Betsy DeVos wasn't Trump's first choice.
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Hampshire College Draws Protests Over Removal of U.S. Flag

Education News from NY Times - November 28, 2016 - 4:14pm
Military veterans protested the decision this weekend, adding their voices to a debate on the Massachusetts campus that has seen the flag lowered, removed and even burned since the election.
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Professor Watchlist Is Seen as Threat to Academic Freedom

Education News from NY Times - November 28, 2016 - 9:30am
The new website names nearly 200 professors who it says “advance a radical agenda in lecture halls.”
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The Miseducation of Native American Students

Education Week - November 28, 2016 - 9:14am
The U.S. education system's erasure of Indigenous historical and present realities is damaging to Native students, writes Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz.
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