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The Learning Network: What’s Your Favorite T-Shirt?

Education News from NY Times - December 3, 2015 - 5:07am
Of all the T-shirts you own or have ever owned, which is your favorite? Where did it come from? Why is it so special to you?









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | Mark Zuckerberg Vows to Donate 99% of His Facebook Shares for Charity

Education News from NY Times - December 3, 2015 - 4:43am
What do you think of what Mr. Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan are doing? Why?









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Op-Ed Contributor: The Politics of Math Education

Education News from NY Times - December 3, 2015 - 3:21am
It’s always about who gets to decide what rational thinking is.









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

Education News from NY Times - December 3, 2015 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 298 New York Times articles in the past year.









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Dismay and Relief After Kean Graduate Is Accused in Threats Against Blacks

Education News from NY Times - December 2, 2015 - 10:10pm
Though the threats were deemed unsubstantiated, some students worried that the arrest of a 24-year-old activist, Kayla-Simone McKelvey, 24, would hurt their credibility.









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Director of Student Life | Pacific Ridge School

Latest Job Postings - December 2, 2015 - 8:22pm
US - CA - Carlsbad, Qualifications: The successful candidate has significant school and potentially administrative experience and preferably a Master’s degree.  This person is ready to jump into the Director
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House Restores Local Education Control in Revising No Child Left Behind

Education News from NY Times - December 2, 2015 - 8:01pm
The bipartisan 2001 law ushered in high-stakes testing to measure student progress in reading and math between the third and the eighth grades.









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Concern about elevated levels of radon in Montgomery schools

Education News from Washington Post - December 2, 2015 - 7:59pm
School officials acknowledge a mistake and say that retesting should have happened sooner.









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House leaves ‘No Child’ education law behind

Education News from Washington Post - December 2, 2015 - 7:44pm
Bipartisan bill to replace No Child Left Behind passes House; if enacted, it will shift power over schools to states.









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Assist/ Assoc Professor of Accounting, Tenure Track, School of Economics & Business Admin | Saint Mary's College of California

Latest Job Postings - December 2, 2015 - 7:02pm
US - CA, Saint Mary's College of California Assist/Assoc Professor of Accounting, Tenure Track, School of Economics & Business Admin Closing Date/Time: Sun. 01/31/16 11:59 PM Pacific Time Salary: Depend
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How Donald Trump answered the question he's asked most on the campaign trail

Education News from Washington Post - December 2, 2015 - 6:27pm
Donald Trump thinks college leaders get paid way too much, "as if they're running a business."









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Harvard to Discontinue Use of ‘House Master’ Title

Education News from NY Times - December 2, 2015 - 6:21pm
Harvard plans to change the title of from “house master” to a term that will better reflect “the 21st-century needs of residential student life.”









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At the Primary School, funded with Zuckerberg fortune, education will start before birth

Education News from Washington Post - December 2, 2015 - 5:56pm
Priscilla Chan uses Facebook fortune to launch a free, private school for low-income children.









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Teachers union president apologizes for remarks about 'chronically tarded' and 'medically annoying' kids

Education News from Washington Post - December 2, 2015 - 4:24pm
The remarks had drawn backlash from the disability community.









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The go-to websites for the college search

Education News from Washington Post - December 2, 2015 - 3:38pm
Picking the right college can be a daunting task, fraught with a few tears and cold-hard realities of costs and affordability. But don't freak out. Grab a laptop and check out these sites.









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