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Latest Job Postings - September 7, 2016 - 7:32am
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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The Learning Network: What Do You Wish Your Teachers Knew About You?

Education News from NY Times - September 7, 2016 - 5:00am
What do your teachers not understand about you or your fellow students that you wish they did?
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The Education Issue: An Effective but Exhausting Alternative to High-School Suspensions

Education News from NY Times - September 7, 2016 - 5:00am
When kids get into trouble at school, traditional forms of discipline often lead to more trouble. Is there a more productive way to change behavior?
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The Learning Network: Article of the Day | ‘I’ve Become a Racist’: Migrant Wave Unleashes Danish Tensions Over Identity

Education News from NY Times - September 7, 2016 - 4:43am
How has the recent influx of immigrants caused political tension in Denmark? How are similar tensions playing out all over Europe right now?
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Op-Ed Columnist: Where Are Veterans at Our Elite Colleges?

Education News from NY Times - September 7, 2016 - 3:21am
The dearth of ex-military students at some colleges is shameful.
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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | oculist

Education News from NY Times - September 7, 2016 - 2:02am
This word has appeared in one New York Times article in the past eight years.
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Big jump in number of Maryland drivers who illegally pass school buses

Education News from Washington Post - September 7, 2016 - 12:04am
School bus violations increased in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties.
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'Am I good enough?' and other fears that paralyze college applicants

Education News from Washington Post - September 7, 2016 - 12:04am
How they can look beyond their fears.
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ITT Technical Institutes shut down after 50 years in operation

Education News from Washington Post - September 7, 2016 - 12:04am
ITT Educational Services, one of the largest operators of for-profit technical schools, ended operations at all of its ITT Technical Institutes.
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Mom: Why I don't want my son to read in kindergarten

Education News from Washington Post - September 7, 2016 - 12:04am
'I want to protect my son’s childhood, and I want him to grow and learn at his own pace.'
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'I love being a teacher - and my greatest joy is the tough kids'

Education News from Washington Post - September 7, 2016 - 12:04am
' I love being a teacher. And my greatest joy is the tough kids. Every year, that’s usually who I get.'
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American schools have a chronic absentee problem

Education News from Washington Post - September 7, 2016 - 12:04am
A new study reveals 13 percent of students miss at least three weeks of school.
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Parents Sue After New York State Denies Money to ‘Failing’ Schools

Education News from NY Times - September 6, 2016 - 8:38pm
In a lawsuit against two agencies, the plaintiffs say a promise was broken when nine schools labeled “persistently failing” showed improvement but were removed from a program that offers grants.
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ITT Educational Services Closes Campuses

Education News from NY Times - September 6, 2016 - 7:17pm
The move by the for-profit educational company — which cited strict new federal rules — leaves thousands of students and employees with few options.
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L.I.U.-Brooklyn Locks Out Professors Amid Contract Dispute

Education News from NY Times - September 6, 2016 - 6:31pm
Administrators at the university, which canceled the faculty members’ health insurance over the weekend, said pre-emptive measures were necessary to prevent a possible strike.
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New ESSA Spending Regulations Proposed

Education Week - September 6, 2016 - 5:22pm
The draft rules appear to give districts and states added flexibility in ensuring federal funds for low-income students don't replace state and local dollars.
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Rating Materials for Reading

Education Week - September 6, 2016 - 5:18pm
The curriculum review group EdReports.org last week released its first round of ratings for grades 3-8 English/language arts materials—and results were mixed.
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Amid School-Closure Worries, Michigan Lists Low Performers

Education Week - September 6, 2016 - 5:17pm
State officials insist the roster of low-performing schools is not a closure list, but an accountability measure required by law, though those reassurances may face skepticism.
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Indiana Lawmaker's Staffer Tapped to Craft Trump School Choice Plan

Education Week - September 6, 2016 - 5:16pm
Rob Goad, on leave from the office of Rep. Luke Messer, R-Ind., has been working as a Trump policy adviser in New York City.
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Parents Across America Group Outlines Ed-Tech 'Threats'

Education Week - September 6, 2016 - 5:15pm
In an exclusive interview, the organization’s leader talks about the threats and addresses criticisms that the national group is making alarmist claims.
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