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Teachers travel abroad to bring lessons back home

Education News from Washington Post - September 26, 2016 - 12:04am
Two D.C. teachers are part of a select group who will travel to other countries to enrich their teaching methods under the Fulbright program.
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Stressed? Don’t fight it, retired professor says

Education News from Washington Post - September 26, 2016 - 12:04am
Author argues that ‘enjoying stress’ gives students and teachers control over it.
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As kindergarten ratchets up academics, parents feel the stress

Education News from Washington Post - September 26, 2016 - 12:04am
Studies show kindergarten has increased rigor as districts face standardized exams, and many parents fret over whether their children are ready to start school.
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One Md. school system grapples with state order to start school after Labor Day

Education News from Washington Post - September 26, 2016 - 12:04am
A Montgomery County proposal that reflects Gov. Larry Hogan’s order would cut into spring break if winter is severe.
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Luck got these students into a magnet program, and access to better grade points

Education News from Washington Post - September 26, 2016 - 12:04am
An incredibly complex grading system raises ire in a Maryland high school.
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On Campus: Pronoun Privilege

Education News from NY Times - September 25, 2016 - 5:36pm
At some colleges students introduce themselves by name, followed by a string of preferred pronouns. But the ritual is discomfiting.
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Student mumps case confirmed at U-Md.

Education News from Washington Post - September 24, 2016 - 12:04am
The University of Maryland is also tracking two suspected cases. The viral disease is contagious.
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Sean 'Diddy' Combs gives $1 million to alma mater Howard U.: 'I was blessed'

Education News from Washington Post - September 24, 2016 - 12:04am
The musician and entrepreneur, one of Howard University's most famous alumni, announced the gift from the state during his tour stop in D.C.
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