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Education Department seeks student advisers

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 8:44am
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81 schools used financial literacy program

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 8:43am
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BESE backs Battle of New Orleans curriculum

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 8:43am
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U.S. School Enrollment Hits Majority-Minority Milestone

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 6:23pm
For the first time, the overall number of Latino, African-American, and Asian students in public K-12 schools is expected to surpass the number of non-Hispanic white students.
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Students' Help-Seeking Strategies Offer Clues for Educators

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 4:17pm
Researchers say teachers and policymakers can learn a lot about students' mindsets and school climate by watching how students get the help they need in class.
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Teachers Say They Are Not Well-Prepared for Common Core

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 4:16pm
Despite increased professional development for teaching to the new standards, about half of teachers surveyed do not feel the preparation has been adequate.
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Popular Child-Poverty Measure Gets Another Look

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 4:14pm
Education data crunchers are seeking an alternative to the current yardstick—the percentage of students who qualify for free and reduced-price school meals.
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'Grit' May Not Spur Creative Success, Scholars Say

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:53pm
New studies suggest teaching students to be more persistent and conscientious may not be the right strategy for motivating students with a creative bent.
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GlassLab Opens Opportunity for Education-Game Makers

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:51pm
Developers hoping to transform digital learning games from lightweight classroom fun to serious instructional tools could soon have access to new technologies to help make that happen.
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Beyond the 'Model Minority' Stereotype

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:45pm
Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders represent a wide range of individuals with varying educational strengths and needs, Rich Lee says.
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More States Create Independent Charter-Approval Boards

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:40pm
Some see the independent, statewide panels as a way to improve the quality of charters; others aren't so sure.
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Congress Making Headway on Higher Education Act

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:33pm
Renewal of the higher education law offers a rare change for bipartisan cooperation in Congress, even as the House and Senate are charting different courses.
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Start of school again delayed in Ferguson

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:20pm
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At-Risk Students

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:43pm
Having a parent in prison can be more stressful for a child than having parents die or become divorced, according to a new study.
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