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Curriculum Manager | Lehigh University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 8:30am
US - PA - Bethlehem, Qualifications: MA, MEd, or doctorate in TESOL or Applied Linguistics preferred; related field with TESOL certificate accepted Minimum two years ESL/EFL teaching experience in higher education and
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PROGRAM SPECIALIST | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 8:07am
US - WA - Seattle, PROGRAM SPECIALISTReq #:107672Department:UW EDUCATIONAL OUTREACHJob Location:Downtown Seattle Posting Date:05/07/2014Closing Info:Open Until Filled Salary:Salary is commensurate with experience and e
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Urban Design and Planning - Assistant Professor (AA3703) | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 8:07am
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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International Student Activities Coordinator | Portland Community College

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 7:48am
US - OR - Portland, International Student Activities CoordinatorPortland Community CollegeJob SummaryUnder the general direction of the Director of International Education, the incumbent provides a support system to fac
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The Learning Network: If You Had Your Own Talk Show, Whom Would You Want to Interview?

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 5:00am
What questions would you want to ask? Would you ask anything difficult or surprising?






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The Learning Network: 6 Q’s About the News | A Singing Nun for a Reality TV World

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 4:30am
When have you been surprised watching reality TV?






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The Learning Network: Test Yourself | Editing Practice, May 9, 2014

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 4:17am
Can you identify the sentence that correctly punctuates a sentence that contains an internal quotation?






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Strauss: Chicago Teachers Union passes resolution opposing Common Core

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 4:02am

The Chicago Teachers’ Union House of Delegates has passed a resolution opposing use of the Common Core State Standards in teaching and testing, and it plans to lobby the Illinois Board of Education to reverse approval of the Core and ask its parent union, the American Federation of Teachers, to consider it at its upcoming convention.

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The Learning Network: Word of the Day | mnemonic

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 12:03am
This word has appeared in 16 New York Times articles in the past year.






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Alleging Bias, Employees Sue School Official in Westchester

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 11:07pm
Ronald O. Ross, superintendent of the Greenburgh Central School District, is charged in a federal lawsuit with using racial, ethnic and other slurs.






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Motherlode Blog: A Mother’s Instinct, a Daughter’s Need

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 10:03pm
My mother’s unexpected appearance at a moment when I needed her more than I knew was more than luck.






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National Briefing | Mid-Atlantic: Pennsylvania: Educators Charged in Cheating Scandal

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 9:59pm
A principal and four teachers at Cayuga Elementary School in Philadelphia promoted cheating on standardized tests for five years by providing answers to students and improperly reviewing questions before administering the tests, the state’s attorney general said.
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Vice President for Online and Graduate Enrollment Services | LeTourneau University

Latest Job Postings - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 6:38pm
US - TX - Longview, Qualifications The Vice President for Online and Graduate Enrollment Services will be a detail-oriented administrator with a highly successful record of data-driven enrollment and/or client-building
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The Learning Network: 12 Ways to Learn Vocabulary With The New York Times

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 6:07pm
Twelve ideas for teaching with The Times about language — from the new SAT to slang, clichés, root words and more.






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Districts Told Not to Deny Students Over Immigration

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 5:44pm
The Justice and Education Departments said schools “may be in violation of federal law” if they turn children away because they or their parents do not have immigration papers.
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Lecturer - Political Science | University of California, Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 5:10pm
US - CA - Berkeley, The Department of Political Science at UC Berkeley invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach courses in the following areas: American Politics, California Politics,
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Davidson College is folding a rare student perk: Full-service laundry

Education News from Washington Post - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 5:10pm

Generations of students have learned that with all the freedoms of leaving home for college comes at least one hassle: They must do their own laundry.

Except at Davidson College.

Students at the private liberal arts school in North Carolina for the past 90 years have enjoyed the rare perk of full-service laundry. They drop off a bag of dirty clothes at the laundering center. A day or two later, they pick up their laundry all clean and folded. The service is included in mandatory student fees.

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