Education News from NY Times
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Lisa Martino is one of 95 fellows poised to become New York City’s newest teachers, as part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s universal prekindergarten program.
According to my mother’s prison records, she served around 17 weeks in “The Hole”—solitary confinement. Only for her it wasn’t so solitary. She had me.
After decades of pairing students based on scant information, some colleges are giving them tools for making their own choices.
Five students charged that the University of Connecticut treated their claims of sexual assault and harassment with indifference.
Lehigh University, in an attempt to foster innovation, is offering a program with no course credit, no set curriculum and no penalty for failure.
My sons—and my husband—expect me to wait on them. I can’t really blame them. I made my bed. And everyone else’s.
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Knowing how many ordinary pleasures were cut off from my daughter, I was angry when something as common as swinging through the air on a hot summer day was also unreachable because of broken or missing equipment.
Those washable diapers were part and parcel of the vision I had of myself as a woman and a mother. And when I gave them up, I didn’t know who I was any more.
Lots of different types of vegetables and beans can fill a taco, be the excuse for a soup, or top a big bowl.
Brochures, mentorship programs and the training of high school teachers are some of the tools being used to reverse a trend.
Many community colleges choose not to participate in federal student loan programs, because it could raise the school’s default rate.