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Assembly to vote on CPR training bill

Education Week - February 9, 2016 - 8:40am
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Maryland is still grappling with separate but equal in higher education

Education News from Washington Post - February 9, 2016 - 8:26am
A ruling in a decade-old case over the lack of investment in Maryland's historically black college shows the state's troubles with inequity in higher education are far from resolved.









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ACLU, Tenth Amendment Center Join Forces on Data Privacy

Education Week - February 9, 2016 - 8:24am
Despite their ideological differences, the two groups have found common ground in their advocacy for protecting the privacy of student data.
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Teacher Shortages Put Pressure on Governors, Legislators

Education Week - February 9, 2016 - 8:24am
States hungry for teachers weigh a menu of policies aimed at recruiting and retaining educators, among them pay raises, revamped evaluation systems, and bonuses.
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The Learning Network: Weekly News Quiz | Feb. 2-8, 2015

Education News from NY Times - February 9, 2016 - 6:59am
Have you been following the news? Take our quiz to see what you know and to learn more.









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The Learning Network: Student Question | Are School Dress Codes a Good Idea?

Education News from NY Times - February 9, 2016 - 5:00am
Do dress codes help to foster an environment conducive to learning?









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | New York High School Wrestlers Break Stereotypes in Coed Division

Education News from NY Times - February 9, 2016 - 5:00am
What are the benefits of having coed wrestling teams, according to students and coaches?









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In an age of resegregation, these schools are trying to balance poor and wealthy kids

Education News from Washington Post - February 9, 2016 - 12:28am
An increasing number of school districts and charter networks are trying to break up concentrated poverty and balance their student populations by race and income.









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

Education News from NY Times - February 9, 2016 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 186 New York Times articles in the past year.









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Controversy deepens after professors who opposed university president get fired

Education News from Washington Post - February 8, 2016 - 11:57pm
Alumni and others are upset after two professors are fired, and the provost is demoted, at Mount St. Mary's University









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New, Reading-Heavy SAT Has Students Worried

Education News from NY Times - February 8, 2016 - 5:04pm
Some educators fear that the revised test — one of the biggest redesigns ever — will penalize certain students, like immigrants and the poor.









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A black Princeton professor says she was handcuffed to a table for her unpaid parking ticket

Education News from Washington Post - February 8, 2016 - 4:46pm
Imani Perry says she was treated unfairly during her arrest because of her race.









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