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Op-Ed Columnist: The Plague of ‘Early Decision’

Education News from NY Times - December 21, 2016 - 3:21am
A popular college admissions practice is unjust and unwise.
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On Campus: To Boost the Economy, Help Students First

Education News from NY Times - December 21, 2016 - 3:21am
Donald Trump should focus on the millions of young people in debt.
Categories: Education News

Former Va. high school band teacher under investigation after incident in Florida

Education News from Washington Post - December 21, 2016 - 1:00am
Florida school officials found that band leader had inappropriate communications with a student, and authorities have concerns about potential misconduct in Loudoun County.
Categories: Education News

Students, some of them immigrants, write children’s books inspired by their own life’s journeys

Education News from Washington Post - December 21, 2016 - 1:00am
High school students in Sterling, Va., teamed up with a children’s book author to write and illustrate 15 children’s stories that now appear on library shelves, and in El Salvador.
Categories: Education News

Antwan Wilson confirmed as chancellor of D.C. Public Schools

Education News from Washington Post - December 21, 2016 - 1:00am
D.C. Council unanimously confirmed Wilson, who will begin leading the school system in February.
Categories: Education News

Lawsuit accuses Education Department of reversing course on student loan forgiveness

Education News from Washington Post - December 21, 2016 - 1:00am
The American Bar Association says the agency retroactively changed some eligibility requirements, potentially leaving participants on the hook.
Categories: Education News

The disturbing trend of people losing Social Security benefits to student debt

Education News from Washington Post - December 21, 2016 - 1:00am
To recoup student debt, the government is leaving people who rely on Social Security with benefits that fall below federal poverty guidelines, the GAO says.
Categories: Education News

Minnesota's failed football boycott was a blow to fairness in campus sexual assault hearings

Education News from Washington Post - December 21, 2016 - 1:00am
After a high-profile football boycott at the University of Minnesota, two lawyers write about their concerns that it could harm students' due process rights in campus sexual assault cases.
Categories: Education News

UCLA is the first school to receive 100,000 freshman applications

Education News from Washington Post - December 21, 2016 - 1:00am
School officials pledge that every single application will be read at least twice before UCLA makes admission decisions.
Categories: Education News

Education Department denies federal student aid to for-profit N.C. law school

Education News from Washington Post - December 21, 2016 - 1:00am
Charlotte School of Law will no longer receive federal loans and grants because it misled students about their chances of passing the bar and because of its shaky accreditation with the American Bar Association.
Categories: Education News

Rutgers Football Is Facing N.C.A.A. Inquiry

Education News from NY Times - December 20, 2016 - 8:23pm
Allegations involving the football program are yet more bad news for an athletics department that has struggled on and off the field in recent years.
Categories: Education News

They Thought They Qualified for Student Loan Forgiveness. Years Later, the Government Changes Its Mind.

Education News from NY Times - December 20, 2016 - 7:43pm
The Education Department is sued by lawyers who thought they had qualified for a federal loan-forgiveness program only to be told later that they did not.
Categories: Education News

College Intern - Civic Arts | 94596

Latest Job Postings - December 20, 2016 - 6:00pm
US - CA - Walnut Creek, Education and Experience: This internship is open to recent college graduates or students currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate studies with current or previous coursework in arts education,
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Floater Teacher | Christopher House

Latest Job Postings - December 20, 2016 - 1:30pm
US - IL, Qualifications: Two years of experience (full-time) in a preschool classroom, preferably in a HS or governmentally funded child care program.  Bi-lingual skills in a variety of languages are a pl
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School Age Worker | Christopher House

Latest Job Postings - December 20, 2016 - 1:13pm
US - IL, Qualifications:  Three years of experience working in a group work setting.  1-2 years experience working with School Age children.  Fluency in a second language, particularly Spanish,
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School Age Manager | Christopher House

Latest Job Postings - December 20, 2016 - 1:08pm
US - IL, Requirements: Fluency in Spanish preferred. Three years of experience in a school-age population and proven ability in leading/developing a team of staff; ability to relate to a multi-cultural group o
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Assistant Teacher 0-3 year olds | Christopher House

Latest Job Postings - December 20, 2016 - 1:02pm
US - IL, Qualifications: Two years experience working in a birth through three-year-old classroom, preferably in a  Head Start or governmentally funded child care program.  Bi-lingual skill
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