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Is it an advantage, or a disadvantage, to be an out-of-state applicant to a state school?

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 10:48pm
Students are anxious to know their chances of securing admission when the in-state share of seats is falling at dozens of prominent public schools









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U. of Alabama activists renew a long conversation about race

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 10:48pm
Activists at University of Alabama help drive new conversation about race relations, at a campus with a long history on the issue.









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Why the University of Oregon turned to neighboring states for students

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 9:15pm
A shrinking population of high school graduates and state appropriations led Oregon to look outside its borders.









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Nation’s prominent public universities are shifting to out-of-state students

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 8:44pm
The in-state share of freshmen fell at dozens of prominent public universities from 2004 to 2014.









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All students should learn to code. Right? Not so fast.

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 2:20pm
An education historian looks back to predict the future.









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Students Say Racial Hostilities Simmered at Historic Boston Latin School

Education News from NY Times - January 30, 2016 - 12:13pm
Two black students, employing YouTube videos and a hashtag, started a campaign to expose what they see as a hostile climate at Boston Latin School, a beacon of high achievement that was founded in 1635.









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High School Social Studies Teacher | St. Mary's School

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 10:48am
US - OR - Medford, Job requirements: passion for your subject matter commitment to on-going personal and professional scholarship and development experience teaching writing, including research papers eagerness t
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Middle School Humanities Teacher | St. Mary's School

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 10:44am
US - OR - Medford, Job requirements: Willingness to engage in a community-based, progressive independent school experience A passion for interacting with Middle School students both in and out of class Teaching exp
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New Yorker writer returns to high school English class - for a year. Excerpt from David Denby's new book, 'Lit Up'

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 8:25am
Denby "embedded” in a tenth-grade English class to see what happened as a good teacher worked with 15-year-olds. He read everything the kids read and listened all year, interviewing kids along the way.









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Professor Urban Studies | Worcester State University

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 8:20am
US - MA - Worcester, The Department of Urban Studies at Worcester State University, an interdisciplinary academic department, undertakes socially-minded teaching, research, and action in urban communities aroun
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Assistant Professor | University of Chicago (UC)

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 7:59am
US - IL - Chicago, The School of Social Service Administration (SSA) invites applications for faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor whose scholarship focuses on the intersections between race relations,
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Administrative Secretary III - Art and Digital Art/ Design | Butte College

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 7:43am
US - CA - Oroville, Administrative Secretary III - Art and Digital Art/DesignButte-Glenn Community CollegeOpening Date/Time: Wed. 01/27/16 12:00 AM Pacific TimeClosing Date/Time: Thu. 02/25/16 4:00 PM Pacific TimeSalary
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B-BAY Events Coordinator (4722C), #21139 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 7:27am
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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Web Developer, Goldman School of Public Policy (7300U) #21138 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 7:27am
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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Family Housing Summer Sr. Custodian (5116C) #21142 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 7:27am
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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Visiting Professor | Princeton University

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 7:04am
US - NJ - Princeton, Position Summary: The Andlinger Center for Energy and Environment and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University seek a distinguished senior scholar in the
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Special Instructor of Engineering - Energy and Energy Systems | Oakland University

Latest Job Postings - January 30, 2016 - 6:48am
US - MI - Rochester, Job Description Summary:The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Oakland University invites applications to a job-security track position at the rank of Special Instructor in the broad area of ene
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Obama outlines $4 billion ‘Computer Science for All’ education plan

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 6:22am
The proposal, which aims to increase access to computer science classes, would require blessing from Congress.









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Obama’s Budget Urges a Deeper Commitment to Computer Education

Education News from NY Times - January 30, 2016 - 6:00am
The president seeks $4 billion to help states expand in an area he views as critical to young people’s success in a changing job market.









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'Hand's not raised? Too bad. I'm calling on you anyway'

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 5:36am
Should teachers call on students who haven't indicated they want to talk and, in fact, have tacitly indicated they don't want to talk?









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