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Ole Miss takes down its state flag with Confederate emblem

Education News from Washington Post - October 26, 2015 - 3:54pm
After students, faculty and staff called for the flag's removal, concerned that it symbolized racism, university leaders took it down.









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Mass. students seek various sources to study civil rights, racism

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
Eleventh-grade US history students at a Massachusetts high school have been studying the civil rights movement and racism fro -More
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Maine teacher to study war through eyes of a soldier who died in WWII

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
Maine history teacher Shane Gower will study the US' role in World War II through the eyes of an individual soldier, as one o -More

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Obama: Limit standardized testing in schools

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
President Barack Obama is seeking to limit standardized testing to 2% of instructional time.  -More
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Fla. superintendents challenge test scores, saying new exam flawed

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
Superintendents across Florida have expressed disapproval of the state's new standardized exam, saying the test is based on U -More
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Wi-Fi buses, computer labs expand Internet access

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
Cities nationwide now are home to Wi-Fi-enabled buses and mobile computer labs designed to expand access to high-speed Intern -More
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Iowa students play chair volleyball with senior residents

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
A group of Iowa high-school seniors recently played chair volleyball with elderly members of the community to encourage inter -More
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Wis. students take part in Great Lakes Apple Crunch

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
Students at Gompers Elementary School in Madison, Wis., munched on locally grown apples as part of the Great Lakes Great Appl -More
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Become a CAEP Program reviewer

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
NCSS seeks members to serve as reviewers of university social studies teacher education programs for the Council for the Accr -More
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C3 Resources from the C3 Literacy Collaborative

NCSS Smartbrief - October 26, 2015 - 2:19pm
The College, Career and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards re-envisions the purpose and instruction -More
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Tenure-Track Faculty, Assistant Professor of World History | Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Latest Job Postings - October 26, 2015 - 12:58pm
US - MA - Boston, Massachusetts College of Art and Design seeks to fill a full-time tenure-track position beginning in the Fall of 2016 at the level of Assistant Professor for the teaching of world history, including
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