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'Back-to-School' Bus Tour Focuses on Obama Education Legacy

Education Week - September 20, 2016 - 3:24pm
U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr.'s swing through six Southern states included stops highlighting the administration's competitive-grant programs.
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K-12 Computing Market Moves Toward 2-in-1 Devices

Education Week - September 20, 2016 - 3:23pm
Hybrid laptop-tablet devices are growing more popular in the global K-12 education market, according to a recent analysis by Futuresource Consulting.
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The Learning Network: A Brand-New Learning Network

Education News from NY Times - September 20, 2016 - 7:30am
Say goodbye to the blog, our home since 2009 — and say hello to Learning Network 3.0.
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Racial Segregation in New York Schools Starts With Pre-K, Report Finds

Education News from NY Times - September 20, 2016 - 5:00am
In the first year of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s expansion, prekindergarten classrooms tended to be more racially homogeneous than even the city’s public kindergartens.
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Editorial: SUNY’s Wise Move on Admissions

Education News from NY Times - September 20, 2016 - 3:21am
Doing away with the stigmatizing application question for disciplinary infractions will bring more students into higher education.
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Fairfax County Schools superintendent Karen Garza resigns

Education News from Washington Post - September 20, 2016 - 12:04am
First woman to lead Virginia's largest school system to step down after three years, shortly after renewing her contract.
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‘Racism at AU is bananas’: Hundreds protest incidents on American U. campus

Education News from Washington Post - September 20, 2016 - 12:04am
Students gathered Monday to demand suspension of students who threw banana at a black woman.
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Online ‘sextortion’ against children growing, feds urge back-to-school awareness

Education News from Washington Post - September 20, 2016 - 12:04am
Online sexual exploitation often involves adults pretending to be younger and preying on children aged 10 to 17.
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School reform: What went wrong, what went right, and what we should do in the future

Education News from Washington Post - September 20, 2016 - 12:04am
'We have embarked on economic and educational paths that systematically privilege only a small percentage of the population.'
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The Learning Network: Article of the Day | ‘I, Too, Sing America’

Education News from NY Times - September 19, 2016 - 5:34pm
What objects and experiences will be part of the new National Museum of African American History and Culture?
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