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Elective course focuses on improving racial inequality

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
The Oakland Unified School District in California has introduced the elective "Mastering Our Cultural Identity: African Ameri -More
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Wash. lawmakers moved by student testimony to reject PE bill

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Washington state lawmakers have rejected legislation that would have barred students -- who participate in ROTC and other ele -More
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An invitation to authors

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
If you're an enthusiastic elementary teacher or teacher educator with great ideas that you've implemented in the classroom, w -More
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Cruz wants to force D.C. to fund a school voucher program it doesn't want

Education News from Washington Post - February 5, 2016 - 10:12am
Legislation introduced in both chambers of Congress would force the District to use local taxpayer money to fund a school voucher program that many city officials have long said they oppose.









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For-profit colleges in Maryland are ripping off students, consumer group says

Education News from Washington Post - February 5, 2016 - 9:57am
Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition says students in the state are making a risky bet attending for-profit schools that are saddling them with high levels of debt for often worthless degrees.









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They took the tests. But they got into a selective college without sending scores.

Education News from Washington Post - February 5, 2016 - 9:42am
Why students are drawn to test-optional schools like George Washington University.









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The Learning Network: Student Question | How Materialistic Are You?

Education News from NY Times - February 5, 2016 - 9:13am
How much does being able to buy things matter to you? Do you feel you understand the difference between “wants” and “needs”?









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The Learning Network: Teenagers in The Times | January, 2016

Education News from NY Times - February 5, 2016 - 8:54am
We present a collection of articles about young people that appeared in The New York Times in the past month.









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What Are Students Learning on the Football Field?

Education Week - February 5, 2016 - 8:26am
It's not just concussion awareness that has altered how high schools approach team sports, writes educator John Gerdy.
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