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Kansas Governor Warns of Tax Hike if State Loses Funding Case

Education Week - October 12, 2016 - 9:18am
The state's highest court is weighing the "adequacy" of the Kansas school funding system and previously ruled that the system is inequitable.
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Facebook-backed school software shows promise — and raises privacy concerns

Education News from Washington Post - October 12, 2016 - 1:00am
Summit Basecamp, a personalized learning program, is being used by more than 100 schools nationwide.
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U-Va. College Republicans rescind support for Trump

Education News from Washington Post - October 12, 2016 - 1:00am
A number of college Republican groups are reconsidering their support of Trump after a video surfaced of him having a lewd conversation about women.
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What obsessive-compulsive disorder in kids looks like in school

Education News from Washington Post - October 12, 2016 - 1:00am
Kids with OCD are often misunderstood. Here's why — and what parents, educators and school staff can look for.
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Chicago teachers reach last-minute contract deal, narrowly avert strike

Education News from Washington Post - October 12, 2016 - 1:00am
Classes are in session for 300,000 students on Tuesday.
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What people did when an Ivy League professor wrote faculty of color don't get jobs because “we don't want them"

Education News from Washington Post - October 12, 2016 - 1:00am
A professor at the University of Pennsylvania writes about the racial imbalance of faculty, and questions assumptions about what makes someone qualified to teach college students.
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Police Arrest Three Boys in Sexual Assault at a Brooklyn School

Education News from NY Times - October 11, 2016 - 10:45pm
During the Oct. 6 attack, the police said, the boys pulled down the girl’s pants and touched her.
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Benjamin Payton, Transformative Leader of Tuskegee University, Dies at 83

Education News from NY Times - October 11, 2016 - 9:34pm
Dr. Payton turned the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama into a prominent historically black university over nearly three decades as its president.
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An Urgent Call to Action for Education Leaders

Education Week - October 11, 2016 - 5:10pm
Education leaders must combat the education reform climate of "disillusionment," writes former Massachusetts secretary of education Paul Reville.
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