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Trump-Clinton? Charter Schools Are the Big Issue on Massachusetts’ Ballot

Education News from NY Times - November 5, 2016 - 9:28pm
Question 2, if approved, would allow the state to expand charter schools. A pitched battle over the measure reflects the passions that the debate has aroused nationwide.
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Events Management Intern (5171U) #22193 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - November 5, 2016 - 8:20am
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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Public Sacrifice: For Many Underpaid Professionals, a High-Cost Retirement Plan

Education News from NY Times - November 5, 2016 - 8:00am
The workplace plans offered to teachers and social workers cost too much. But there are ways to fix the problem.
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HERS - Assistant Professor of Athletic Training/ Exercise Science Job Class/ Faculty Discipline: State | Winona State University

Latest Job Postings - November 5, 2016 - 7:15am
US - MN - Winona, Responsibilities: Primary instruction will be within our current undergraduate athletic training program which is transitioning into a professional graduate program beginning summer 2019. Applicant
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Criminal Justice-Corrections Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice-Corrections Job Class/ Faculty D | Winona State University

Latest Job Postings - November 5, 2016 - 7:15am
US - MN - Winona, Responsibilities: The candidate will teach a 4/4 load in the Corrections Track of the Criminal Justice Degree. The candidate will participate in Department and University Committees. The candidate w
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The Money Management Gospel of Yale’s Endowment Guru

Education News from NY Times - November 5, 2016 - 6:00am
The mammoth Yale endowment fund run by David Swensen has been a training ground for investment managers, its alumni now scattered through the nonprofit world.
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Technophoria: New Item on the College Admission Checklist: LinkedIn Profile

Education News from NY Times - November 5, 2016 - 5:00am
Social media experts are advising high school seniors to create professional profiles on LinkedIn and draw them to the attention of college admissions officers.
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Jury finds reporter, Rolling Stone responsible for defaming U-Va. dean with gang rape story

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Deliberations about “A Rape on Campus” spanned three days.
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An election so toxic that it stopped an elementary school class project

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Parents question why project did not make it to Election Day.
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Suspect in custody after stabbing at Rutgers

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Three people were injured, including a suspect, university officials say.
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Two Virginia middle schoolers earn top prizes in national science competition

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Real-world challenges inspired both Kaien Yang, 14, and Eleanor Sigrest, 13.
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A teacher punched a second-grader in the face because she was 'tired of him,' police say

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Police with Houston's Alief Independent School District say Lisa Allison told them she didn't remember throwing the punch at Landis Elementary School.
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Why one university is quitting the National Merit Scholarship Program

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
A Massachusetts school says it disadvantages some students.
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Harvard Men’s Soccer Team Is Sidelined for Vulgar ‘Scouting Report’

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 8:51pm
Assigning sexually demeaning rankings to incoming members of the women’s soccer team leads the prestigious university to cancel the remainder of the men’s season.
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David Seeley, Educator Who Fought Against Segregation, Dies at 85

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 7:40pm
Dr. Seeley worked to provide equal opportunity to young people, through political actions and community alliances, for more than 50 years.
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Teaching Shakespeare With 21st Century Technology

Education Week - November 4, 2016 - 1:41pm
Can iPads, social media apps, and digital reading platforms help teenagers better engage with a 500-year-old literary classic?
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Wis. 7th-graders pitch ideas for vacant site

NCSS Smartbrief - November 4, 2016 - 1:19pm
More than 25 groups of seventh-graders at a Wisconsin middle school recently presented to city planners their proposals for h -More
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Low-pressure writing ideas to engage students

NCSS Smartbrief - November 4, 2016 - 1:19pm
Low-pressure writing assignments can help engage students in the writing process, asserts literacy specialist and graduate sc -More
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Schools target science, social studies literacy

NCSS Smartbrief - November 4, 2016 - 1:19pm
School districts have begun zeroing in on integrating content-literacy standards into science and social studies classes.  -More
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