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5 Dead in Chattanooga Elementary School Bus Crash

Education Week - November 22, 2016 - 10:20am
Bloodied students lay on stretchers, while other children walked away dazed with their parents after an elementary school bus crash that killed at least five Monday in Chattanooga.
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Lecturer/ Assistant Lecturer - Teaching Chinese as a Second Language | The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

Latest Job Postings - November 22, 2016 - 9:55am
CHN - Nationwide, The University now invites applications and nominations for: Lecturer/ Assistant Lecturer - Teaching Chinese as a Second Language - The School of Humanities and Social Science (Ref.2016/166/01) The
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Many Students 'Stop Out' of High School, Studies Find

Education Week - November 22, 2016 - 8:25am
Nationwide, data show that nearly 7 percent of high school freshman stop out for four weeks or more—and then return to graduate.
Categories: Education News

Antwan Wilson, schools chief in Oakland, Calif., expected to be nominated for D.C. schools chancellor

Education News from Washington Post - November 22, 2016 - 1:00am
Mayor Muriel E. Bowser takes a political risk by choosing an outsider to helm the city’s improving school system.
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Starting after Labor Day forces some school districts to cut back on spring break

Education News from Washington Post - November 22, 2016 - 1:00am
Maryland school systems begin to adopt calendars after mandate to start after Labor Day, but there are trade-offs to extending summer.
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First came the 'build the wall' chants. Now a noose has been found at the same middle school.

Education News from Washington Post - November 22, 2016 - 1:00am
"Effective immediately, the student responsible for the noose has been removed from the middle school until further notice,” Superintendent of Schools Shawn Lewis-Lakin said.
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Across America, high school seniors ponder life under Trump

Education News from Washington Post - November 22, 2016 - 1:00am
The Class of 2017 will be the first to graduate after the president-elect takes office.
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Trump Foundation Won’t Pay Any of $25 Million University Settlement

Education News from NY Times - November 21, 2016 - 6:00pm
Donald Trump’s representatives told New York’s attorney general that no money would come from “any charitable foundation or other charitable entity.”
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New York Seeks to Jump-Start College Savings by Giving Cash to Kindergartners’ Parents

Education News from NY Times - November 21, 2016 - 5:42pm
A pilot program focused on low-income families will give 3,500 children a year an initial $100 to be deposited into a college savings account.
Categories: Education News

Where Donald Trump Stands on School Choice, Student Debt and Common Core

Education News from NY Times - November 21, 2016 - 3:33pm
The president-elect has sent mixed signals on education policy, but here is an overview of what schools and universities might expect from his administration.
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What is a culturally responsive classroom?

NCSS Smartbrief - November 21, 2016 - 1:24pm
Creating a multicultural classroom takes a great deal of time, effort and thought, veteran teacher Cheryl Mizerny writes.  -More
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Ideas for teaching geography skills

NCSS Smartbrief - November 21, 2016 - 1:24pm
Geography lessons can expand students' global perspective and enhance lessons on current events, middle-grades writing teache -More
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