Education News from NY Times
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As a teacher and principal, Carmen Fariña became known for her hands-on approach, which propelled her rise in the Education Department of New York City and ultimately contributed to her departure.
The boy suspected in the shooting at a middle school in Roswell was apprehended by a State Police lieutenant.
A Hamas program aims to prepare high school students for what some see as the next inevitable clash with Israel.
In this lesson we offer a range of teaching ideas designed to help students understand the vast, multifaceted country behind the Sochi Olympics.
Collegefeed, a start-up, has developed a computerized system that matches college students and recent graduates and employers looking for educated, entry-level workers.
A political scandal, a chemical spill, the Golden Globes and a same-sex marriage battle: how many of the 10 news stories in this quiz have you followed this week?
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Several professors at the Higher School of Economics are under investigation for allegedly breaking laws to lobby on behalf of the former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky.
Concerns are being voiced that a plan to make international students pay for health care will deter them from applying to British universities.
New forces are causing the American income gap to feed on itself, whether in the political process, education or the broader economy.
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