Education News from NY Times
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A new Brookings Institution study shows that while some research universities earn big money on blockbuster patents, most of the institutions earn nothing.
The university plans to offer graduate education in emerging media and game design, as well as four more fields, at an outpost campus in Steiner Studios.
Short quizzes at the start of each class increased attendance and performance, an experiment showed.
The campaign uses video spots and radio announcements that portray teaching as creative and compelling a career as medicine, acting or engineering.
Who in your school or community plays the role of mayor? How would you describe that person’s impact on the community?
Can you calculate how much faster an Earth-like planet in our galaxy is orbiting its sun, if you know how long it takes both planets to complete an orbit?
In this lesson we offer 10 ways in which students can reflect upon the life and death of President John F. Kennedy.
Cardinal Spellman High School had scheduled a retired priest to address parents about the issue of same-sex attraction.
Members of the Young Conservatives of Texas planned to wander the campus Wednesday wearing signs that say, “Illegal immigrant,” and students who captured them were to get $25 gift certificates.
The meningitis vaccine, which has been approved in Europe and Australia, is expected to be available on campus at no cost in early December.
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