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DealBook: Leadership of Cornell’s Medical College to Stay in Sanford Weill’s Family

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 10:40pm
Jessica Bibliowicz will become chairwoman of the Cornell Weill Medical College, effective Jan. 1. Her father, Sanford I. Weill, has been chairman for two decades.






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School Age Aide - Logan Square | Christopher House

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 5:58pm
US - IL - Chicago - Logan Square, For more than 100 years, the Christopher House mission has been to strengthen and empower economically disadvantaged children and their families by providing a continuum of educational and human serv
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School Age Worker - Belmont Cragin | Christopher House

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 5:50pm
US - IL - Chicago - Belmont Cragin, For more than 100 years, the Christopher House mission has been to strengthen and empower economically disadvantaged children and their families by providing a continuum of educational and human serv
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Strauss: Major charter researcher causes stir with comments about market-based school reform

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 4:51pm
Margaret Raymond is the founding director of the Center for Research on Education Outcomes, known as CREDO, which is part of the Hoover Institution located at Stanford University. CREDO’s mission is researching and evaluating educational policy and is best known for its research studies on charter schools in the United States.Read full article >>






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Lego Reissues Popular Science Line for Girls

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 4:30pm
American customers are limited to one set per household.
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Wilson High principal Cahall, who came out as gay, says he’s losing job over test scores

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 4:14pm
Peter Cahall, the Wilson High School principal who made national headlines last year when he came out as gay to his students at Pride Day activities, said he learned this month that his contract will not be renewed next school year because of test-score performance at the Northwest Washington school.Read full article >>






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The Poorest Neighborhood: A Refuge and a Gateway: A Brooklyn School’s Curriculum Includes Ambition

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 3:53pm
Mott Hall Bridges Academy, a public middle school in Brownsville, Brooklyn, the poorest neighborhood in New York City, is seen by many as a safe zone in a crime-plagued area, and a gateway out of generational poverty.






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High-poverty school divisions harder hit by state funding cuts in Virginia, study says

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 3:53pm
Across Virginia, school divisions have been grappling with a decline in state education funding since 2008. But poor school divisions have born a disproportionate brunt of the cuts, according to a study by the Commonwealth Institute.Read full article >>






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3 U-Va. students add their names to account of alleged rape’s aftermath

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 3:45pm
The three University of Virginia students who came to the aid of their friend, a freshman named Jackie who was at the center of an explosive Rolling Stone account about her alleged sexual assault, are now speaking publicly about what they believe occurred that night in 2012.Read full article >>






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Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology (Political Sociology) | Oberlin College

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 3:41pm
US - OH - Oberlin, Among the qualifications required for appointment is the Ph.D. degree (in hand or expected by first semester of academic year 2015).  Candidates must demonstrate interest and potential excellence
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Ohio teacher uses nutcrackers for week of lessons across subjects

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 2:45pm
Ohio second-grade teacher Barry Sneed recently brought his collection of nutcrackers, currently at 629 pieces, into the class -More
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"Thinking routines" are used for students to observe the world

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 2:45pm
"Thinking routines" are a series of activities that encourage students to closely observe, carefully consider and then discus -More
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Spending bill would end funding for Race to the Top, Common Core

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 2:45pm
A federal spending bill under consideration by lawmakers would eliminate all funding for the Race to the Top program.  -More
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Ohio education board votes to eliminate special hiring rules

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 2:45pm
The Ohio State Board of Education this week voted 14-5 to abolish the state's so-called "5 of 8" rule that requires districts -More
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