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In 23 states, richer school districts get more local funding than poorer districts

Education News from Washington Post - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 8:00am
Children who live in poverty come to school at a disadvantage, arriving at their classrooms with far more intensive needs than their middle-class and affluent counterparts. Poor children also lag their peers, on average, on almost every measure of academic achievement.Read full article >>






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As fight to save Sweet Briar ramps up, senator asks: Do donors have rights?

Education News from Washington Post - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 7:59am
As alumnae fight to stop Sweet Briar College from closing, a state senator has a bunch of questions for Virginia’s attorney general, starting with: What are the rights of donors?The small, private liberal arts college shocked faculty, students, and alumnae last week when the interim president announced the school would close forever this summer. The school, an all-women’s college that is more than 100 years old, has been actively fundraising and recruiting but, as president James Jones told the campus community last week, the financial difficulties were “insurmountable.”Read full article >>
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Jackson School of International Studies and Spanish and Portuguese Studies - Lecturer, Full-Time (AA | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 7:21am
US - WA - Seattle, Ladino (Judeo-Spanish) Language and CultureFull-time Lecturer (code 0179)Stroum Center for Jewish Studies/Jackson School of International StudiesDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese StudiesUniversity
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Anthropology - Lecturer, Full-time (AA10553) | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 7:21am
US - WA - Seattle, The Department of Anthropology in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Washington invites applications for a one-year, full-time lecturer position (not tenure eligible) in biocultura
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