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Wanted in New York City: A thousand black, Latino and Asian male teachers

Education News from Washington Post - December 11, 2015 - 8:23am
The nation’s largest public school system wants teaching force to better match its student body.









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The Learning Network: Film Club | ‘Melody’

Education News from NY Times - December 11, 2015 - 5:30am
In this short documentary, students in a youth orchestra program in Chile pursue their love of music to escape poverty.









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The Learning Network: Do Screens Get in the Way of the Rest of Your Life?

Education News from NY Times - December 11, 2015 - 5:00am
Has it pushed out any of the other things you like to do with your time?









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Faculty Positions in Contemporary China | The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Latest Job Postings - December 11, 2015 - 4:33am
HKG - Nationwide, Applications are invited for:-Department of HistoryAssociate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s) / Research Assistant Professor(s)(Ref. 1516/141(057)/2) (Closing date: January 31, 2016)The Departme
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Why adults have to stop trying so darn hard to control how children play

Education News from Washington Post - December 11, 2015 - 4:31am
Kids need room to play -- and do it by themselves.









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Fans Are Already Lining Up

Education News from NY Times - December 11, 2015 - 4:30am
Why are fans camping out now, more than a week before the new “Star Wars” movie premieres?









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Common Core takes a hit: N.Y. Gov. Cuomo's task force recommends overhaul

Education News from Washington Post - December 11, 2015 - 12:10am
Gov. Cuomo's task force calls for change in standards and testing.









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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | gist

Education News from NY Times - December 11, 2015 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 58 New York Times articles in the past year.









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Religious Colleges Obtain Waivers to Anti-Discrimination Law

Education News from NY Times - December 10, 2015 - 11:59pm
More than two dozen universities across the United States have received exemptions from protections provided under Title IX since 2014, documents show.









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Lawyers for famous L.A. teacher say allegations against him are ‘baseless’

Education News from Washington Post - December 10, 2015 - 11:54pm
Rafe Esquith’s legal team says L.A. school district ‘crafted an illegal and criminal strategy to smear’ him.









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GW president apologizes to student after Palestinian flag incident

Education News from Washington Post - December 10, 2015 - 10:37pm
Police asked student to remove his Palestinian flag from his dorm room, per university policy against all flags, but he initially viewed it as discriminatory.









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With Remarks in Affirmative Action Case, Scalia Steps Into ‘Mismatch’ Debate

Education News from NY Times - December 10, 2015 - 9:04pm
With Justice Antonin Scalia’s remarks in a case on admissions at the University of Texas, he stepped into a long debate over an academic theory.









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Student Services Supervisor, Math (4579U) #20901 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - December 10, 2015 - 8:54pm
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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Facilities Coordinator (5194U) #20915 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - December 10, 2015 - 8:54pm
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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