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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | Editing Practice, March 28, 2014

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 4:13am
Can you put the sentences from the paragraph in the correct order?
    





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News Analysis: In a Buyer’s Market, Colleges Become Fluent in the Language of Business

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 9:54pm
Higher education is today less a rite of passage in which institutions serve in loco parentis, and more a commercial transaction between school and student.
    





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College Athletes Aim to Put Price on ‘Priceless’

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 9:28pm
A ruling allowing Northwestern University football players to unionize has highlighted the growing battle over how much college players should share in the billions of dollars they generate.
    





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Details in Avonte Oquendo Investigation Are Released

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:43pm
The results of an investigation detailed a series of errors and oversights in the disappearance of Avonte Oquendo, 14, whose remains were found in January.
    





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The Learning Network: Our Fifth Annual New York Times Found Poetry Student Contest

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:05pm
Celebrate the new season with our oldest blog tradition, and one we’re thrilled to see teachers across the curriculum embrace. Poems can come from anything ever published in The New York Times, and are due on April 29.
    





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Motherlode Blog: 3 Things Parents Wish Teachers Knew: We Can Handle the Truth

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 6:48pm
Teachers wish parents knew that our children can do more than we let them, while parents wish teachers would be more honest — and understand that homework has real costs.
    





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The Learning Network: Have You Ever Posted, Emailed or Texted Something You Wish You Could Take Back?

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 9:20am
Have you ever posted something on a social network that you regretted?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Poetry Pairing | ‘Lenten Song’

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:03am
The poem “Lenten Song” by Phillis Levin and the article “An Online Generation Redefines Mourning” by Hannah Seligson appear in this Poetry Pairing.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | English, March 27, 2014

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 4:08am
Can you choose the best adjective to complete the sentence from the article?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | besiege

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 12:05am
This word has appeared in 107 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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Motherlode Blog: ‘In Hindsight, Is Stay-at-Home Parenting Something You’d Recommend?’

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:10pm
Into a field of parents looking to return to the workforce after taking time off for family reasons, a future mother lobs a tough question. Is stay-at-home parenting something you’d recommend?
    





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College Players Granted Right to Form Union

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 9:04pm
Northwestern football players are university employees and entitled to a union election, a regional director of the National Labor Relations Board ruled Wednesday.
    
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Huffington Post Editor Named Director of U.S.C.’s Journalism School

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 6:01pm
Willow Bay, named to the post on Wednesday, will run reporting and public relations programs at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.
    
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The Learning Network Blog: Student Crossword | Stargazing

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 12:34pm
Test your knowledge of astronomy by playing our crossword — or find crosswords on topics across the curriculum in our archive.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: How Comfortable Are You With Lying?

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 5:00am
Does your body language reveal when you are lying?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: How Comfortable Are You With Lying?

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 5:00am
Does your body language reveal when you are lying?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | Trying to Close a Knowledge Gap, Word by Word

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:30am
Do you think campaigns like Providence Talks and Too Small To Fail will be successful? Why?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | Trying to Close a Knowledge Gap, Word by Word

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:30am
Do you think campaigns like Providence Talks and Too Small To Fail will be successful? Why?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | Math, March 26, 2014

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:13am
Can you identify the true statement about Wilt Chamberlain’s performance in the 1967-68 professional basketball season?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | Math, March 26, 2014

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:13am
Can you identify the true statement about Wilt Chamberlain’s performance in the 1967-68 professional basketball season?
    





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