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Report: Number of students living in poverty increases

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2015 - 1:13pm
Almost half of public-school students in the U.S.  -More
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Upcoming state and regional social studies conferences

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2015 - 1:13pm
Regional, state and local social studies conferences organized by NCSS-affiliated councils provide great opportunities for te -More
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Annual Conference -- Community Scholar Speakers

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2015 - 1:13pm
Several NCSS communities have invited prominent scholars to speak on issues related to their missions.  -More
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App Smart: Video Feature: Back-to-School Apps for the Organized Student

Education News from NY Times - August 26, 2015 - 12:48pm
Make your own flashcards and other study aids, and keep on schedule with some education apps.

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Assistant Professor | Auburn University

Latest Job Postings - August 26, 2015 - 12:25pm
US - AL - Auburn, A Ph.D. in Anthropology must be completed by the time of appointment. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time ap
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Teacher hailed for helping avert tragedy in alleged hostage-taking incident

Education News from Washington Post - August 26, 2015 - 12:17pm
A 14-year-old boy allegedly held a teacher and classmates at gunpoint in a West Virginia classroom.

Categories: Education News

Sound familiar? Two university leaders resign after using personal e-mails for business

Education News from Washington Post - August 26, 2015 - 11:38am
A non-Hillary e-mail scandal at the University of Illinois.

Categories: Education News

Teachers erupt in song ‘One More Day’ before school starts

Education News from Washington Post - August 26, 2015 - 10:06am
Watch teachers kick off school year with flash mob parody of "Les Miserables" showstopper.

Categories: Education News

ACT president: ‘Relax. Tests don’t define us, nor do they determine our future.’

Education News from Washington Post - August 26, 2015 - 9:36am
ACT's president answers questions from The Washington Post.

Categories: Education News

A personal tutor, available at the click of a mouse

Education News from Washington Post - August 26, 2015 - 9:00am
Knewton, a digital tool that can figure out how you think and learn, now offers free, tailor-made K-12 lessons.

Categories: Education News

Mediation Between Ariz. Legislature, Schools on Funding Suit Fails

Education Week - August 26, 2015 - 8:49am
Mediators pulled the plug on seven months of court-led settlement talks between Arizona public school districts and the Legislature that were designed to end a yearslong lawsuit over the lawmakers' failure to make required inflation-based increases in school funding.
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