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White House Corrals Funding for High School Redesign

Education Week - December 1, 2015 - 4:44pm
Millions of dollars in public and private financing were unveiled at a daylong summit in Washington on "next-generation high schools."
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Ed. Dept. Report Touts Race To Top Program's Impact

Education Week - December 1, 2015 - 4:40pm
A new study focuses on progress under the Obama administration's signature education- redesign program, but touches only lightly on stumbles and controversies.
Categories: Education News

College Scout Mines Below-the-Radar Schools for Diverse Talent

Education Week - December 1, 2015 - 4:31pm
A recruiter for highly selective Gettysburg College scours schools for high-achieving, low-income and minority prospects.
Categories: Education News

Students’ Protests May Play Role in Supreme Court Case on Race in Admissions

Education News from NY Times - December 1, 2015 - 4:29pm
The protests, some at the alma maters of the court’s members, might sway the justices in a University of Texas case where a white woman was denied entrance.









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For Some Immigrant Students, Culture Bears on College Choice

Education Week - December 1, 2015 - 4:28pm
High-achieving students from immigrant families face a complex set of considerations in finding the right college.
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School Internet Access Shows Big Progress, New Report Shows

Education Week - December 1, 2015 - 4:22pm
The number of students without adequate Internet connections in school has been cut in half over the past two years, EducationSuperHighway study finds.
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Full-Time Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Design | Trinity Western University

Latest Job Postings - December 1, 2015 - 3:01pm
CAN - BC, The School of the Arts, Media + Culture (SAMC) at Trinity Western University invites applications for a tenure track appointment in the Art + Design Dept. at the rank of Assistant or Associate Profes
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Instructor in History | Phillips Academy, Andover

Latest Job Postings - December 1, 2015 - 2:11pm
US - MA - Andover, Master's degree plus minimum of three years teaching experience preferred. Full background check required. The History and Social Science Department of Phillips Academy, Andover invites applicants for
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With vote planned on No Child Left Behind replacement bill, revolt brewing on right and left

Education News from Washington Post - December 1, 2015 - 12:39pm
Conservatives say the bill leaves too much power in federal hands; civil rights groups say it leaves too little.









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Why high school students don't intervene to stop dating violence

Education News from Washington Post - December 1, 2015 - 12:23pm
Most teens witness dating aggression or sexual violence among peers, but many choose not to intervene.









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Assistant Professor of Socio-Cultural Anthropology | The University of Michigan-Flint

Latest Job Postings - December 1, 2015 - 12:22pm
US - MI - Flint, PhD in Anthropology is expected by time of appointment. The Department of Sociology/Anthropology/Criminal Justice at the University of Michigan-Flint invites applications for a tenure-track position i
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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Museum Studies | Brown University

Latest Job Postings - December 1, 2015 - 10:28am
US - RI, Position TitlePostdoctoral Fellowship in Museum StudiesLocationProvidence, RIPosition TypeFellowshipOpen DateNov 30, 2015Close DateMay 1, 2016Position Description Postdoctoral Fellowship in Museum S
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