Education News from NY Times
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This week Sarah Gross suggests a few strategies for rethinking student book and reading clubs, with or without technology.
Ten articles published in April that feature teenagers demonstrating bravery, entrepreneurship or an indomitable spirit.
The legislation’s passage is a sign that Florida’s conservative Legislature and Republican governor are intensifying efforts to woo Hispanic voters.
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a labor deal with New York City’s largest teachers’ union that will grant $3.4 billion in back pay to the union in exchange for a reduction in health care costs and an easing of classroom work rules.
The Obama administration identified dozens of institutions, including public, private, obscure and elite schools, that are being investigated for possible violations of anti-discrimination laws.