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Postdoctoral Fellow in Department of History | University of Macau, Faculty of Social Sciences

Latest Job Postings - October 22, 2015 - 6:13am
MAC - Nationwide, Postdoctoral Fellow in Department of History The University of Macau is a leading higher education institution in Macao, with English as its working language. In recent years, the University has mad
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The Learning Network: What Issues in the 2016 Presidential Race Are Most Important to You?

Education News from NY Times - October 22, 2015 - 5:08am
Which of the issues mentioned here — abortion, climate change, gun violence, the economy, immigration, same-sex marriage — are most important to you? What other issues — whether education, health care, foreign policy or anything else — do you care about?









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In Utah, evolution is under siege in science standards

Education News from Washington Post - October 22, 2015 - 4:35am
Media reports have said that Utah is trying to change its science standards to deny climate change. A climate change expert says it isn't true -- but there are big problems with the state's standards on the teaching of evolution.









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Gender Gap: A Disadvantaged Start Hurts Boys More Than Girls

Education News from NY Times - October 22, 2015 - 3:30am
Poverty and related problems hurt all children in things like school readiness, but a study finds boys are more sensitive to such factors.









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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | vent

Education News from NY Times - October 22, 2015 - 12:01am
This word has appeared in 281 New York Times articles in the past year.









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National Briefing | West: Hawaii: Third Observatory to Be Shut on Mauna Kea

Education News from NY Times - October 21, 2015 - 11:14pm
The University of Hawaii said that a third observatory would be taken from Mauna Kea, fulfilling the governor’s request to reduce the number of telescopes from a mountain many consider sacred.









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House GOP passes D.C. private school vouchers; White House objects

Education News from Washington Post - October 21, 2015 - 7:49pm
The bill would expand the country’s only such federal voucher program but adds new requirements.









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D.C. adopts national proficiency level for its new PARCC tests

Education News from Washington Post - October 21, 2015 - 7:49pm
First results of rigorous standardized test are scheduled to be released next week.









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Mayor announces grants for two new community schools in the District

Education News from Washington Post - October 21, 2015 - 7:18pm
The model, now funded in eight schools, will provide more wraparound services for families.









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Marketing Assistant or Associate Professor | Augsburg College

Latest Job Postings - October 21, 2015 - 6:44pm
US - PA - Bethlehem, Position Description - The Department of Marketing at Lehigh University seeks to fill one tenure-track position at either the untenured Assistant or Associate Professor rank or the tenured Associate
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Federal investigation into the way a university handled social-media threats

Education News from Washington Post - October 21, 2015 - 6:31pm
Members of the Feminists United group at the University of Mary Washington say they faced hundreds of anonymous harassing messages.









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Lead Parking Representative (5332C) #20690 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - October 21, 2015 - 6:22pm
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, generat
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Senior Auditor, Audit and Advisory Services (7575U), #20700 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - October 21, 2015 - 6:22pm
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, generat
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Suburban school board race attracts focus from anti-LGBT activists

Education News from Washington Post - October 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
A conservative newsletter with ties to anti-LGBT activists is circulating widely among suburban Virginia voters, riling the heated race for the school board.









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Assistant Professor | Oregon State University

Latest Job Postings - October 21, 2015 - 5:34pm
US - OR - Corvallis, PhD in chemical engineering or closely related field Proven oral and written communication skills Proven ability to work in interdisciplinary teams Demonstrated potential for effective teaching Demons
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Students take racist comments and spread them all over campus

Education News from Washington Post - October 21, 2015 - 5:30pm
American University students angry about racist posts on social media publicize the comments in an effort to force change on campus









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The student loan scandal that just won't die

Education News from Washington Post - October 21, 2015 - 5:14pm
An appeals court reversed a decision in a case that dredges up the misdeeds of former student lenders.









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Adjuncts, Elementary Education Instructor for Field Supervision | Rowan University

Latest Job Postings - October 21, 2015 - 5:11pm
US - Glassboro/NJ/USA, Please See Above Rowan University has approximately 15,000 students at the bachelors, master?s and doctoral levels in colleges and schools across four campuses, which includes the Camden campus locate
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Oceanography and Aquatic and Fisheries Sciences - Assistant Professor (AA8835) | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - October 21, 2015 - 4:10pm
US - WA - Seattle, TWO FACULTY POSITIONS. One IN OCEANOGRAPHY AND One in AQUATIC AND FISHERY SCIENCES The College of the Environment at the University of Washington (http://coenv.uw.edu) invites applications for two ne
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