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ISIS-related threat on social media shuts down rural military school

Education News from Washington Post - February 18, 2016 - 4:32pm
Hargrave Military Academy received what authorities said was a credible ISIS threat, prompting FBI response.









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Georgetown Law professors argue over how, and whether, to mourn Scalia

Education News from Washington Post - February 18, 2016 - 2:59pm
A memorial announcement after Scalia's death touched off a heated personal debate at Georgetown Law about the Supreme Court justice's legacy, grieving, and academic freedom across the political spectrum.









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Senate committee schedules confirmation hearing for John King as education secretary

Education News from Washington Post - February 18, 2016 - 12:56pm
The hearing for Obama’s nominee will be next week.









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Maryland teacher receives $25,000 award

Education News from Washington Post - February 18, 2016 - 12:10pm
Angela Malone of Oxon Hill Middle School in Prince George’s County was given the Milken Award.









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No test scores, no transcripts, no problem. This college says video applications are a success.

Education News from Washington Post - February 18, 2016 - 11:54am
Goucher College claims success with experiment that allows students to apply through video submissions -- without transcripts or tests.









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Is it time to abolish federal student loans? This group says yes.

Education News from Washington Post - February 18, 2016 - 11:39am
New America Foundation argues that the existing financial aid system provides minimal incentives for state investment or for colleges to curb expenses, and is irreparably broken.









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Georgetown faculty joins Mount St. Mary's in calling for academic freedom

Education News from Washington Post - February 18, 2016 - 9:20am
The controversy at Mount St. Mary's continues, as its embattled president tries to make his case.









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