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The Learning Network: Found Poem Favorite | ‘I want to be a pilot’

Education News from NY Times - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 11:07am
This poem, by Kayla C., is one of the 11 winners of our Found Poem Student Contest. Come back every weekday through June 17 to read another.






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Prince George’s to discuss how to increase the number of fathers involved in education

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 10:50am

Prince George’s school board member Curtis Valentine, a former middle school teacher, hosted a forum in February to discuss ways to increase the number of male teachers in the school district.

On Thursday night at Dr. Henry A. Wise High School, Valentine will take the lead again, discussing another topic he is familiar with.

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Urban Design and Planning - Assistant Professor (AA3703) | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 6:44am
US - WA - Seattle, The Department of Urban Design and Planning invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Environmental Planning to start September 15, 2014. We seek candidates
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Strauss: Parent: Why I can’t ‘in good conscience’ leave my kids in public school

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 6:01am

Lynne Rigby and her husband Brad live outside of Orlando, Florida, with their five children who have attended a Seminole County public elementary school. Rigby, a former public school teacher and photographer, wrote a letter to state and local officials explaining why, with great sadness, she and her husband are pulling their children out of public schools. No longer, she says, can she accept the effect that high-stakes standardized testing and other school reform measures are having on her children. She posted the letter on her blog so that her friends could see it, and she has gotten a much bigger response than she expected.

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Financial Services Analyst 3 (4628U) Job #18001 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:53am
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, generatin
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Communications Specialist 4 (7478U) #17998 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:53am
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, generatin
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Academic/ HR Assistant (4723C) #18022 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:53am
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, generatin
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Research Administrator 2 - CSS (6205U) #18025 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:53am
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, generatin
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Head of Interlibrary Lending/ Photoduplication (6268U) #17995 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:53am
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, generatin
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Head of Administrative Services (7377U) #18026 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:53am
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, generatin
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Executive Director/ Academic Program Management Officer 5 (0379U) Job #18011 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:53am
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, generatin
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Library Stacks Supervisor (6286U) #17997 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:53am
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, generatin
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Lecturers | University of California, Irvine (UCI)

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:49am
US - CA - Irvine, School of Social SciencesDepartment of Economics2014/2015 Academic YearPosition: LecturerThe Department of Economics is currently accepting applications for temporary part-time Lecturers for the 2014
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The Learning Network: When Do You Write by Hand?

Education News from NY Times - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:04am
Has it been your experience that you learn things differently or better when you write by hand? Why or why not?






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Strauss: Why hedge funds love charter schools

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:02am

One of the features of corporate school reform is the interest that Wall Street has shown in supporting charter schools. Why?  No doubt hedge fund managers would say they want to support education and help young people have educational choices. But here’s another part of the answer, written by Alan Singer,  a social studies educator in the Department of Teaching, Literacy and Leadership at Hofstra University in Long Island, New York, and the editor of Social Science Docket (a joint publication of the New York and New Jersey Councils for Social Studies). He taught at a number of secondary schools in New York City, including Franklin K. Lane High School and Edward R. Murrow High School. He is also the author of several books.  This appeared on his Huffington Post blog.

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