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Call for manuscripts for "Social Studies and the Young Learner"

NCSS Smartbrief - December 4, 2015 - 1:23pm
If you are an enthusiastic elementary teacher or teacher educator with great ideas that you have implemented in the classroom -More
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C3 Framework resources

NCSS Smartbrief - December 4, 2015 - 1:23pm
Learn more about the instructional shifts needed to help students achieve the goals of the new ELA/literacy Common Core State -More
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Vote today for the 2015 Educators' Choice Content Award

NCSS Smartbrief - December 4, 2015 - 1:23pm
Vote today for SmartBrief Education's second annual Educators' Choice Content Award.  -More
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'It pains me to write this': Obama's first summit on high schools was a big fail

Education News from Washington Post - December 4, 2015 - 12:33pm
Education philanthropist: The lead figures for the day were people with impressive titles and resources, but underwhelming ideas.









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Big City: The Bold Idea Behind a Small Brooklyn School

Education News from NY Times - December 4, 2015 - 10:57am
Those wondering what kind of education initiatives Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and his wife may support with their charitable spending should consider the new AltSchool in Brooklyn Heights.









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Princeton protesters: Why we need safe spaces, and why honoring Woodrow Wilson is spitting in our faces

Education News from Washington Post - December 4, 2015 - 9:28am
On Woodrow Wilson, the protesting students write, "To continue to honor such a man in the present manner is to spit in the face of students whose presence on this campus Wilson would have abhorred."









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Another tough thing universities should do: Reform graduate school

Education News from Washington Post - December 4, 2015 - 8:26am
A new book suggests a new "campus ethic" that focuses reform efforts on fixing graduate school first.









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Social Media Marketing Strategist (7477U) #20887 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - December 4, 2015 - 7:26am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generat
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Marketing Specialist (7550U) #20883 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - December 4, 2015 - 7:26am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generat
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Charter schools appealing to more diverse families as D.C. gentrifies

Education News from Washington Post - December 4, 2015 - 7:25am
As demand grows for the city’s charters, maintaining diversity becomes a challenge.









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Administrative Director, Masters in Accountancy | George Washington University

Latest Job Postings - December 4, 2015 - 7:23am
US - DC - Washington, Job Description Summary:The George Washington University School of Business sets the bar above the bottom line, which is why for 75 years we’ve stood on the cutting edge of bold new
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The Learning Network: Teenagers in The Times | November 2015

Education News from NY Times - December 4, 2015 - 7:09am
We present a monthly roundup of Times coverage of young people who made headlines in November.









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Faculty Part-time - Graphic Design | University of Massachusetts Lowell

Latest Job Postings - December 4, 2015 - 7:07am
US - MA - Lowell, General SummaryThe Art and Design Department in the College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences seeks applicants for an adjunct faculty member to teach a course in History of Graphic Design,
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Sinosphere: Bribery Confession in China Calls Into Question Integrity of College Admissions

Education News from NY Times - December 4, 2015 - 6:20am
Corruption in higher education has been one of the many focal points of President Xi Jinping’s antigraft campaign.









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Observatory: Online Classes Appeal More to the Affluent

Education News from NY Times - December 4, 2015 - 6:04am
Residents of poor neighborhoods are less likely than those in wealthier ones to enroll in free online courses, a study finds.









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Professor Human Geography | Worcester State University

Latest Job Postings - December 4, 2015 - 5:54am
US - MA - Worcester, Worcester State University, Department of Earth, Environment and Physics, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Human Geography at the Assistant Professor level beginning in Fall 2016.
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The Learning Network: How Do You Try to Reduce Your Impact on the Environment?

Education News from NY Times - December 4, 2015 - 5:00am
Do you ever think about your ecological footprint — how much your individual actions affect the environment?









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