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'What passes for acceptable school choice rhetoric is frightening'

Education News from Washington Post - January 30, 2016 - 4:34am
An eyewitness account of a National School Choice Week event.









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New York City Rejects Federal Findings That Many Elementary Schools Defy Disabilities Law

Education News from NY Times - January 29, 2016 - 10:09pm
The de Blasio administration took issue with a report saying that the majority of city elementary schools are not fully accessible to disabled people.









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Some parents and educators fret about so many days lost to snow cleanup

Education News from Washington Post - January 29, 2016 - 8:53pm
For many large school districts in Maryland and Virginia,children will have been out for a string of many days.









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Might Yale rename a college to honor a beloved student, instead of a 19th century slavery proponent?

Education News from Washington Post - January 29, 2016 - 6:34pm
After protests over race relations on campus, Yale leaders consider renaming a building honoring a slavery propnent — and one of the suggested alternatives is surprising.









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Instructor-Criminal Justice and Homeland Security | Middlesex County College

Latest Job Postings - January 29, 2016 - 4:02pm
US - NJ - Edison, MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • Master's degree in Criminal Justice or Homeland Security required; Doctorate preferred• Strong commitment to teaching excellence• College-level teaching exper
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Landon School Upper School History teacher | Landon School

Latest Job Postings - January 29, 2016 - 2:11pm
US - MD - Bethesda, Myriad coaching openings exist. A Bachelor’s degree is required; graduate work is preferred. 3 – 5 years of teaching experience is, again, preferred. To apply, please submit cover letter,
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Mont. 7th-graders devote passion projects to improving the world

NCSS Smartbrief - January 29, 2016 - 1:12pm
Seventh-grade social studies students in Montana recently chose passion projects to work on to make the world a better place. -More
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How to make project-based learning more memorable for students

NCSS Smartbrief - January 29, 2016 - 1:12pm
Memorable learning experiences are engaging, hands-on and involve taking risks, says Rushton Hurley, a speaker and education  -More
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Va. district superintendent: Refugees help foster global education

NCSS Smartbrief - January 29, 2016 - 1:12pm
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Report: US spends less per pupil for 3rd straight year

NCSS Smartbrief - January 29, 2016 - 1:12pm
Per-pupil spending in K-12 schools in the US declined for a third consecutive year, according to federal data.  -More
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ESSA holds states to 95% test-participation standard

NCSS Smartbrief - January 29, 2016 - 1:12pm
States are required to test 95% of eligible students in language arts and math under the Every Student Succeeds Act.  -More
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Wis. students learn about water issues from Mich. teens

NCSS Smartbrief - January 29, 2016 - 1:12pm
Fourth- and fifth-graders at a Wisconsin school learned about the social and scientific connections to the environment throug -More
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