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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | E.L.L. Practice, Jan. 13, 2014

Mon, 01/13/2014 - 5:26am
Practice your prepositions with this edition of E.L.L. Practice.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | megalomania

Mon, 01/13/2014 - 1:03am
This word has appeared in 11 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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International Education: Respected Russian University Feels Kremlin’s Scrutiny

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:01pm
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.
    





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Briefly: Education: Briefly: Education

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:01pm
As compiled by editors of The International New York Times.
    





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International Education: British Health Fee Adds Barrier for Foreign Students

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:01pm
Concerns are being voiced that a plan to make international students pay for health care will deter them from applying to British universities.
    





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Economic View: The Vicious Circle of Income Inequality

Sat, 01/11/2014 - 11:53am
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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The Learning Network Blog: New York Times Features Every Teacher Should Know About

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 2:58pm
Our list of lesser-known Times features that regularly yield rich material for teaching and learning, categorized by subject area. What would you add?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: How Closely Do You Listen to Lyrics?

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 6:00am
Do you often find meaning or inspiration in lyrics, or are you more interested in the music or beat?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | Christie Fires Aide in Bridge Scandal as U.S. Opens Inquiry

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 5:30am
What did a series of emails reveal about the New Jersey governor’s administration?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | Editing, Jan. 10, 2014

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 5:14am
Can you place the missing commas in a sentence from the article?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | gawk

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 1:03am
This word has appeared in 39 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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City Study Tracks Transfers by Charter School Students

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 9:17pm
Pupils are not more likely to leave New York City charter schools than their counterparts at traditional public schools, but that is not the case for special education students, a study found.
    





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The Learning Network: Student Crossword | Literary Terms

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 12:39pm
Test your knowledge of literary terms by playing our crossword, either online or in print. We are slowly updating our entire Student Crossword Archive, and will be publishing occasional crosswords throughout 2014.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Poetry Pairing | ‘Ozymandias’

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 12:07pm
This Poetry Pairing features Percy Bysshe Shelley’s “Ozymandias” and the Op-Ed “Goodbye, Lenin?” by Sasha Senderovich.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Do You Worry We Are Filming Too Much?

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 6:00am
Are you concerned that ubiquitous video cameras are taking away our privacy?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | Energy Bars That Put a Chirp in Your Step

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 5:30am
Would you want to try one of the cricket bars described in the article?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | English, Jan. 9, 2014

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 5:12am
Can you choose the best word to complete the sentence from the article?
    





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C. T. Hsia, Who Brought Chinese Literature to the West, Dies at 92

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 1:04am
Dr. Hsia helped introduce modern Chinese literature to the West in the 1960s while teaching at Columbia University.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | dissolution

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 1:03am
This word has appeared in 153 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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8 Violations for School in Wake of Lab Fire

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 12:01am
Fire Department investigators cited Beacon High School, where one student was severely burned in a chemistry demonstration, for violations of fire and building codes.
    





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