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Adjunct Instructor | University of Southern California (USC)

Latest Job Postings - July 28, 2016 - 7:02am
US - CA - Los Angeles, Requisition ID: P01417698Department: USC Sol Price School of Public PolicyEmployment Type: Part-TimeLocation: University Park CampusJob Announcement:The USC Sol Price School of Public Policy seeks ad
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Veterans Counselor (NW) | Tarrant County College

Latest Job Postings - July 28, 2016 - 6:48am
US - TX - Fort Worth, Job Description Summary:Counsels and provides individual and group educational and vocational guidance services to military veteran students.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:• P
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Assistant or Associate Professor of Sociology | Rice University

Latest Job Postings - July 28, 2016 - 6:21am
US - TX - Houston, Department: SociologyPosition Summary:Pending administrative approval, the Department of Sociology at Rice University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant or early Associ
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STEM School Middle School Teacher | Wright State University

Latest Job Postings - July 28, 2016 - 6:09am
US - OH - Dayton, Affirmative Action No.:: 16Y128Department:: College of Educ & Human Svcs AdminPosition FTE::100%Minimum Annual or Hourly Rate: NegotiableJob Purposes::The Dayton Regional STEM School seeks highly mot
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Feds open a new sexual violence investigation at U-Va.

Education News from Washington Post - July 28, 2016 - 12:04am
The U.S. Education Department discloses a new probe connected to the University of Virginia. It is one of about 200 schools nationwide to face such scrutiny.
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City living is difficult on a teacher’s salary. Could this new building change that?

Education News from Washington Post - July 28, 2016 - 12:04am
An apartment building in Washington, D.C.’s Brookland area will offer low rent to teachers.
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Anti-abortion activist agrees to limit protest activity outside of charter school

Education News from Washington Post - July 28, 2016 - 12:04am
Robert Weiler, who has been protesting a Planned Parenthood clinic, will stay away from school next door, says he had no plans to return.
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N.J. Program Fast Tracks New Physics Teachers

Education Week - July 27, 2016 - 4:53pm
The effort by the New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning is now producing more physics teachers annually than any preservice program in the country.
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U.S. Education Department issues guidelines for supporting homeless students

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
New federal guidance aims to help more than 1.3 million homeless students in U.S. public schools.
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Education policy expert tapped as president of state education board

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
Andrew Smarick, a Hogan appointee who helped found a charter school, is the new leader.
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Once all but left for dead, is cursive handwriting making a comeback?

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
Reports of the handwriting style’s demise might be exaggerated as it has displayed a gritty staying power.
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Anne Holton, wife of Clinton’s running mate, resigns as Va.’s education secretary

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
Holton, a former child advocate, stepped down three days after her husband, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) was tapped to be Clinton’s running mate .
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Feds cut off financial aid funding to health-care trade schools in the Washington area

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
Hundreds of students enrolled in Medtech College in Falls Church, Silver Spring and the District will no longer have access to federal loans and grants because the for-profit trade school allegedly lied to authorities about the number of graduates who landed jobs.
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This school district tops the nation for teacher planning time

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
Elementary-school teachers in Montgomery County, Md., rank No. 1 — averaging 84 minutes of planning time daily — but a union argues that the data is flawed.
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Superintendent says narrowing academic achievement gap is ‘a moral imperative’

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
Jack Smith delivers passionate call for action to improve black and Hispanic student achievement in Montgomery County.
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What it’s like to be a D.C. high school student interning at a big federal agency

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
500 D.C. Public Schools students have summer internships at the White House, Microsoft and elsewhere.
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Bad day for summer school: Air conditioning falters as temperatures soar

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
Air conditioning operated at 50 percent at John F. Kennedy High in Silver Spring.
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Kaine, as governor, left a mark on higher education in Virginia

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
While in Richmond, Timothy M. Kaine pushed to boost college funding and sought to console Virginia Tech after the 2007 massacre there.
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Are summer ‘camps’ the next frontier in helping disadvantaged students catch up?

Education News from Washington Post - July 27, 2016 - 4:20pm
Summer classes, poetry, theater, field trips aim to shrink academic and “opportunity” gaps for black, Hispanic students, amid a new push to avoid summer learning loss.
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