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Motherlode Blog: Candy. It’s What’s for Dinner.

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 3:51pm
I’ll be cooking next week, but I’m sure not cooking tonight!
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Motherlode Blog: More Children Means More Work Productivity, Study Suggests

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 3:12pm
Researchers found that over the course of a 30-year career in academia, both female and male economists who were parents outperformed academic economists without children at almost every stage of their careers.






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Postdoctoral Fellow in Theory and Writing | Columbia University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 2:09pm
US - NY - New York,       Postdoctoral Fellow in Theory and Writing   The Department of Anthropology at Columbia University is seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Fellow in Theory and Writing
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Md. 5th-graders, elderly discuss WWII era while reading novel

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
Fifth-graders at The Tome School in Maryland have paired with senior residents to read the novel "Number the Stars" by Lois L -More
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Conversational Socratic method lives on in Calif. classrooms

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
Socrates is regarded as one of history's great teachers, and his methods, including one based on question and dialogue and cr -More
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NEA president details priorities for education

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
Lily Eskelsen Garcia, the new president of the National Education Association, in this interview shares five NEA priorities,  -More
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Former NYC mayor's charity to help low-income students attend college

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Monday that his charitable group, Bloomberg Philanthropies, would inve -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Apple to support technology efforts at schools in 29 states

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
Apple has selected 114 schools in 29 states to receive grants to improve school technology as part of the federal ConnectED e -More
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Fla. middle-schoolers collect items to donate to wounded veterans

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
Nearly 150 Florida middle-school students are collecting toiletries, snacks, cards and games for wounded members of the milit -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Colo. art students create portraits after venturing into community

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
Art students at Golden High School in Colorado recently visited a shelter to meet people who are homeless and who will be the -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

NCSS Awards

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
Congratulations to the recipients of NCSS awards and grants for 2014.  -More
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Call for members of FASSE Board

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:56pm
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on The Fund for the Advancement of Social Studies Education (FASSE) boa -More
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