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Students take part in gratitude challenge

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
Students in a Utah school district this month are writing about what they are thankful for and posting the messages on social -More
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Cast your vote today

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
Voting for the annual Educators' Choice Content Award is still open.  -More
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Islamic State says Ohio State attacker was its 'soldier,' school seeks unity as classes resume

Education News from Washington Post - November 30, 2016 - 1:00am
As victims of a violent attack at Ohio State University were treated at hospitals Tuesday, classes resumed on a shaken campus.
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Civil rights group documents nearly 900 hate incidents after presidential election

Education News from Washington Post - November 30, 2016 - 1:00am
Southern Poverty Law Center says that “we’re seeing something new in its intensity and ferocity.”
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Tuition revenue isn't what it used to be for many universities

Education News from Washington Post - November 30, 2016 - 1:00am
Cost-conscious families are forcing colleges and universities to keep a tight rein on tuition increases as competition for students remains fierce, Moody's says.
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U.S. students still lag many Asian peers on international math and science exam

Education News from Washington Post - November 30, 2016 - 1:00am
Eighth-graders showed some improvement, but fourth-grade performance was stagnant.
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ISIS Calls Ohio State University Attacker a ‘Soldier’

Education News from NY Times - November 29, 2016 - 7:54pm
A student who ran over people with a car and used a knife on the campus in Columbus was reported to have spoken about a sleeper cell.
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King Calls for End to Corporal Punishment in Schools

Education Week - November 29, 2016 - 5:04pm
U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. has called on states to stop allowing schools to use corporal punishment to discipline students, arguing that it is a "harmful practice."
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ACT to Offer Test Supports for English-Learners

Education Week - November 29, 2016 - 5:02pm
Starting in fall 2017, English-learner students will be able to request extra time or other accommodations on the college-entrance exam.
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