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How Washington College President Sheila Bair plans to tackle college affordability

Education News from Washington Post - August 4, 2016 - 12:04am
The former head of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has a keen awareness of the financial challenges facing families in an uneven economic recovery.
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How did Marist, Monmouth, Suffolk and Quinnipiac get known for political polling?

Education News from Washington Post - August 4, 2016 - 12:04am
Once-obscure schools draw attention for surveys during a heated presidential campaign.
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Ex-Students of St. George’s School Reach Pact on Sex Abuse Accusations

Education News from NY Times - August 3, 2016 - 9:19pm
The settlement may help bring the curtain down on a tumultuous period for the elite school, at a time when accusations of sexual abuse have rocked many schools.
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Supreme Court Blocks Order Allowing Transgender Student Restroom Choice

Education News from NY Times - August 3, 2016 - 9:06pm
The justices temporarily blocked an appeals court order that had allowed a transgender boy to use the boys’ bathroom in a Virginia high school.
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The Middle East Conflict on Campus

Education News from NY Times - August 3, 2016 - 6:45pm
Tufts clerics try to put Palestinian supporters and Friends of Israel in the same room. Who shows up?
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Texas teacher's 4th-graders to write to police officers

NCSS Smartbrief - August 3, 2016 - 1:14pm
A teacher at a Texas elementary school will have her fourth-graders write letters to law enforcement officers this fall.  -More
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What are educational possibilities of "Pokemon Go"?

NCSS Smartbrief - August 3, 2016 - 1:14pm
"Pokemon Go" has the potential to enrich lessons about math, literacy, social studies, local history and mapping, some educat -More
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3 lessons for school leaders

NCSS Smartbrief - August 3, 2016 - 1:14pm
A new school year offers an opportunity to "lead like new," writes Fred Ende, assistant director of curriculum and instructio -More
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Mo. district makes PD part of one-to-one tech rollout

NCSS Smartbrief - August 3, 2016 - 1:14pm
A Missouri school district credits an intensive professional-development program for its successful roll out of a one-to-one  -More
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