Education News from NY Times

Motherlode Blog: 3 Things Parents Wish Teachers Knew: We Can Handle the Truth

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 6:48pm
Teachers wish parents knew that our children can do more than we let them, while parents wish teachers would be more honest — and understand that homework has real costs.
    





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The Learning Network: Have You Ever Posted, Emailed or Texted Something You Wish You Could Take Back?

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 9:20am
Have you ever posted something on a social network that you regretted?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Poetry Pairing | ‘Lenten Song’

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:03am
The poem “Lenten Song” by Phillis Levin and the article “An Online Generation Redefines Mourning” by Hannah Seligson appear in this Poetry Pairing.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | English, March 27, 2014

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 4:08am
Can you choose the best adjective to complete the sentence from the article?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | besiege

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 12:05am
This word has appeared in 107 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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Motherlode Blog: ‘In Hindsight, Is Stay-at-Home Parenting Something You’d Recommend?’

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:10pm
Into a field of parents looking to return to the workforce after taking time off for family reasons, a future mother lobs a tough question. Is stay-at-home parenting something you’d recommend?
    





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College Players Granted Right to Form Union

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 9:04pm
Northwestern football players are university employees and entitled to a union election, a regional director of the National Labor Relations Board ruled Wednesday.
    
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Huffington Post Editor Named Director of U.S.C.’s Journalism School

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 6:01pm
Willow Bay, named to the post on Wednesday, will run reporting and public relations programs at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.
    
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The Learning Network Blog: Student Crossword | Stargazing

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 12:34pm
Test your knowledge of astronomy by playing our crossword — or find crosswords on topics across the curriculum in our archive.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: How Comfortable Are You With Lying?

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 5:00am
Does your body language reveal when you are lying?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: How Comfortable Are You With Lying?

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 5:00am
Does your body language reveal when you are lying?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | Trying to Close a Knowledge Gap, Word by Word

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:30am
Do you think campaigns like Providence Talks and Too Small To Fail will be successful? Why?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | Trying to Close a Knowledge Gap, Word by Word

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:30am
Do you think campaigns like Providence Talks and Too Small To Fail will be successful? Why?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | Math, March 26, 2014

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:13am
Can you identify the true statement about Wilt Chamberlain’s performance in the 1967-68 professional basketball season?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | Math, March 26, 2014

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:13am
Can you identify the true statement about Wilt Chamberlain’s performance in the 1967-68 professional basketball season?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | testy

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 105 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | testy

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 105 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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Momentum Is Building for Museum on Women

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 10:55pm
An effort to build a national women’s history museum has been helped by a declaration of support from the House majority leader and the ascension of women to key posts in the Senate.
    
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Motherlode Blog: Apple Invites Parents to Review In-App Purchases

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 4:50pm
If your children have been making in-app purchases on iTunes without your permission, Apple is offering a refund.
    





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Motherlode Blog: Apple Invites Parents to Review In-App Purchases

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 4:50pm
If your children have been making in-app purchases on iTunes without your permission, Apple is offering a refund.
    





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