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Moody's warns Trump presidency could hurt colleges counting on international students

Education News from Washington Post - November 19, 2016 - 1:00am
International students represent about 5 percent of the more than 20 million students enrolled in U.S. colleges and universities.
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D.C. releases report of city's best- and worst-performing charter schools

Education News from Washington Post - November 19, 2016 - 1:00am
BASIS DC High School is the District's top-performing charter school, according to annual D.C. Public Charter School Board rankings released this week.
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Will Trump care about student data privacy?

Education News from Washington Post - November 19, 2016 - 1:00am
The outgoing Obama administration wants a federal student database. Will the president-elect let it happen?
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Rep. John Conyers's son is found safe, three days after disappearance

Education News from Washington Post - November 19, 2016 - 1:00am
Carl Conyers was found in his Houston apartment complex by police early Friday morning. The circumstances of his disappearance remain under investigation.
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An urgent request to Trump from civil rights advocates: Speak out against acts of hate

Education News from Washington Post - November 19, 2016 - 1:00am
Dozens of labor, civil rights and faith groups are asking the president-elect “to send a clear message that hate has no place in our public discourse.”
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The manufacturing jobs Trump promises now require education after high school. Are apprenticeships the answer?

Education News from Washington Post - November 19, 2016 - 1:00am
We need an education system that promises more than one pathway out of high school to a good job.
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Cornel West Will Return to Teach at Harvard

Education News from NY Times - November 18, 2016 - 11:10pm
Dr. West, a provocative scholar whose searing critiques of President Obama earned him the enmity of many Democrats, left Harvard in 2002.
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In Lower Manhattan, a Move to Integrate Some Schools Is Delayed

Education News from NY Times - November 18, 2016 - 10:10pm
The New York City Education Department recently told a group of parents and educators that it did not think their district was ready for a desegregation plan.
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Donald Trump Agrees to Pay $25 Million in Trump University Settlement

Education News from NY Times - November 18, 2016 - 4:43pm
Former students said they were cheated out of thousands of dollars in tuition, and one of the cases was set to go before a jury in 10 days.
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Ohio high-schoolers visit Canada for Model UN

NCSS Smartbrief - November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
A group of Ohio high-school students recently focused on world affairs at the Model UN conference in Montreal, along with pee -More
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Why civil discourse is important in school, too

NCSS Smartbrief - November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Educators should teach -- or reteach -- students how to participate in civil discourse, teacher Marcia Powell writes in this  -More
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Who will be named education secretary?

NCSS Smartbrief - November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Donald Trump's spokesman, Jason Miller, recently identified Michelle Rhee, former D.C.  -More
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