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Why white students need black teachers - by a white teacher

Education News from Washington Post - August 22, 2016 - 12:04am
'Obviously, students of color need teachers of color, but from experience I know the importance of white students having teachers of color too,'
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Public Programs & Marketing Coordinator | Amherst College

Latest Job Postings - August 21, 2016 - 5:53am
US - MA - Amherst, Full-time, 40 hours per week, year round position, grade 18, hourly rate commensurate with experience and qualificationsThe Public Programs and Marketing Coordinator manages the logistics for Mead ev
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Upper School Humanities Teacher | Glenelg Country School

Latest Job Postings - August 20, 2016 - 6:01pm
US - MD - Ellicott City, Glenelg Country School is seeking a full-time Humanities teacher for the 2016/2017 academic year beginning in August. The Upper School Humanities Department values an integrated approach to teaching
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Early Education Program Coordinator (4168U) #21865 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - August 20, 2016 - 7:22am
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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Graduate Student Advisor, Economics (4575U) #22069 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - August 20, 2016 - 7:22am
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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Assistant Director, Marketing – Social Media (7552U) #21833 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - August 20, 2016 - 7:22am
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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Assistant/ Assoc Prof | Northwestern University

Latest Job Postings - August 20, 2016 - 7:07am
US - IL - Evanston, The Gender and Sexuality Studies Program at Northwestern University invitesapplications to fill a tenure-track position in feminist studies at the rank of assistantprofessor or tenured associate prof
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Associate Director, Career & Professional Development (1634) | Pratt Institute

Latest Job Postings - August 20, 2016 - 6:54am
US - NY - Brooklyn, POSITION SUMMARY: The Associate Director position specializes in innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship in career education and career coaching. Manages the professional development strategies
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Trump’s perplexing comments about education

Education News from Washington Post - August 20, 2016 - 12:04am
They raise more questions than they answer.
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U-Va. tries to break Block Party, the annual alcohol-soaked rite of passage

Education News from Washington Post - August 20, 2016 - 12:04am
School officials are pleading with students to stay away from the off-campus party Saturday. It has been the scene of out-of-control drinking, and last year an alleged sexual assault among athletes.
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What the modern world has forgotten about children and learning

Education News from Washington Post - August 20, 2016 - 12:04am
'We have radically altered our own evolved species behavior by segregating children artificially in same-age peer groups instead of mixed-age communities, by compelling them to be indoors and sedentary for most of the day, by asking them to learn from text-based artificial materials instead of contextualized real-world activities, by dictating arbitrary timetables for learning rather than following the unfolding of a child’s developmental readiness.'
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'Your son will learn to problem-solve.' Arkansas school puts helicopter parents on notice

Education News from Washington Post - August 20, 2016 - 12:04am
The school's policy -- which bars parents from dropping off forgotten assignments and lunches -- has sparked a furious debate on Facebook.
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Should schools let parents bring lunch, homework to kids who forget them? This one doesn't.

Education News from Washington Post - August 20, 2016 - 12:04am
The Catholic school in Arkansas says it has a good reason.
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Hundreds of students stay home from Orlando-area schools after social media threats

Education News from Washington Post - August 20, 2016 - 12:04am
Law enforcement said the threats are not credible and are searching for a 23-year-old transient who they believe are behind the threats.
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After athletics scandal, Kenneth Starr leaves Baylor faculty

Education News from Washington Post - August 20, 2016 - 12:04am
Months after he was removed as school president, Kenneth Starr's tenure at Baylor University is officially over.
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Genetics, evolution, the latest scary virus. These volunteers bring real-life science to the classroom.

Education News from Washington Post - August 20, 2016 - 12:04am
With an emphasis on boosting science, technology, engineering and math education, experts team with teachers to show that “science can be fun and interesting and relevant.”
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Assistant Professor of Sociology, Social Psychology | University of California, Riverside

Latest Job Postings - August 19, 2016 - 6:04pm
US - CA - Riverside,, Applicants must be ABD and must have completed the requirements for the PhD by the time of appointment July 1, 2017. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with education and experience. Advancem
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Assistant Professor of Sociology, Gender and/ or Race and Class | University of California, Riverside

Latest Job Postings - August 19, 2016 - 6:00pm
US - CA - Riverside,, Applicants must be ABD and must have completed the requirements for the PhD by the time of appointment July 1, 2017. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with education and experience. Advancem
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Fed Up With State's K-12 Stance, Okla. Teachers Run for Office

Education Week - August 19, 2016 - 4:09pm
Angered by cuts to K-12 budgets, low pay, and other grievances, a scrappy group of teachers is attempting to upend Oklahoma's political establishment this election season.
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