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Shield From Deportation Threat to Get Day at High Court

Education Week - April 8, 2016 - 8:26am
Educators and immigration activists are weighing in on a case at the U.S. Supreme Court April 18 with broad implications for millions of undocumented immigrant parents, their children, and schools.
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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | tepid

Education News from NY Times - April 8, 2016 - 8:12am
This word has appeared in 239 New York Times articles in the past year.









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The Learning Network: What’s Going On in This Picture? | April 4, 2016

Education News from NY Times - April 8, 2016 - 7:05am
On Mondays, we publish a Times photo without a caption, headline or other information about its origins. Join the conversation by commenting on what you see and why. A live discussion is offered that day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern.









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The Learning Network: Film Club | ‘An Education’

Education News from NY Times - April 8, 2016 - 5:30am
In this short documentary, three American siblings move with their parents to Moscow. How will these children handle the challenges of attending a new school in a foreign country where they don’t speak the language?









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The Learning Network: Student Question | What Marketing Slogan Would You Use for Your Town or City?

Education News from NY Times - April 8, 2016 - 5:00am
What makes your community a worthwhile place to live or visit?









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Taking the Politics Out of American History (and Out of A.P.)

Education News from NY Times - April 8, 2016 - 5:00am
Perceived by conservatives as too progressive, Advanced Placement in United States history took a right turn and ended up in the middle.









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | Illuminating the Effects of Light Pollution

Education News from NY Times - April 8, 2016 - 4:30am
How do you think artificial lights affect plant and animal life on Earth?









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The Learning Network: What’s Going On in This Poem? Exploring Poetry Through Open-Ended Questions

Education News from NY Times - April 7, 2016 - 8:21pm
We invite you to join us on April 14 when we will conduct a live “What’s Going On in This Poem?” discussion using the same three questions we use for images in our popular Monday feature.









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Video Shows Texas School Officer Body-Slamming 12-Year-Old Girl

Education News from NY Times - April 7, 2016 - 8:11pm
The officer was put on leave after a cellphone video showed him throwing the girl face first to the sidewalk to intervene in a confrontation at a San Antonio middle school.









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Complaint alleges Maryland child-abuse task force violated open-meetings law

Education News from Washington Post - April 7, 2016 - 6:59pm
Prince George’s County’s schools chief defended the closing of meetings to the public.









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Police share video of suspect in homicide of a freshman dance major at UT Austin

Education News from Washington Post - April 7, 2016 - 4:40pm
The death of Haruka Weiser, a Portland, Ore., native, is the first homicide on the Austin campus in this century.









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Parents, pro-charter group sue New York City schools for allegedly failing to address violence and keep children safe

Education News from Washington Post - April 7, 2016 - 1:36pm
Black and Latino students bear the brunt of the problem, according to the lawsuit.









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Students Say Free Speech Is Alive, With One Big Exception

Education News from NY Times - April 7, 2016 - 1:09pm
Most college students thought their freedom of speech was secure, a survey found. But there was a divide along racial lines.









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Everything you need to know about paying for college before decision day

Education News from Washington Post - April 7, 2016 - 12:19pm
To make sure families are armed with all of the information they need during this time, we've compiled articles that cover everything from financial aid letters to tuition insurance policies.









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