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Survey: Language important to national identity

NCSS Smartbrief - February 3, 2017 - 1:11pm
The ability to speak the dominant language of a country is strongly tied to national identity, according to a survey conducte -More
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You can help make the NCSS Annual Conference YOUR conference

NCSS Smartbrief - February 3, 2017 - 1:11pm
NCSS invites proposals to present a session and volunteers to review proposals for selection by the program planning committe
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Sooner or later I'm going to die, but I'm not going to retire.

NCSS Smartbrief - February 3, 2017 - 1:11pm
Margaret Mead, cultural anthropologist
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Ed Talk: Bernie Sanders Talks Tuition, Free for All

Education News from NY Times - February 3, 2017 - 12:31pm
His movement seems to be gaining momentum.
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Trying to Solve a Bigger Math Problem

Education News from NY Times - February 3, 2017 - 11:41am
Algebra is a stumbling block for many freshmen. But do so many need to be in a remedial class?
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This Organ Shakes Up Oberlin

Education News from NY Times - February 3, 2017 - 9:27am
A monthly midnight concert treats audiences to classical music and grand vibrations.
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Would Betsy DeVos Protect LGBTQ Students?

Education Week - February 3, 2017 - 8:15am
The education secretary nominee's record on LGBTQ rights does not inspire confidence, writes GLAAD president Sarah Kate Ellis.
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Betsy DeVos, Pick for Secretary of Education, Is the Most Jeered

Education News from NY Times - February 3, 2017 - 5:00am
President Trump’s nominee for education secretary faces ridicule and opposition not only from liberal groups, but also from many in the charter school movement.
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Creating a Safe Space for California Dreamers

Education News from NY Times - February 3, 2017 - 5:00am
In a dorm for first-generation, low-income students at the University of California, Merced, the undocumented bond over hopes and, of course, fears.
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Trump threatens UC-Berkeley’s funding after violent protests shut down a speaker

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
The president suggested the action targeting a campus known for the Free Speech Movement.
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Ivy League and other university presidents call on Trump to revoke — or change — immigration order

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
Nearly 50 university presidents sign on to letter asking President Trump to reconsider an executive order on immigration
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Suspensions and expulsions in D.C. schools decrease, but racial disparities persist

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
Black students are nearly seven times more likely than their white peers to be suspended.
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John King, Obama’s education secretary, to head advocacy group for disadvantaged students

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
The Education Trust serves as a watchdog for the department’s protection of students’ civil rights.
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'Ominous path': Johns Hopkins president on Trump's refugee travel ban

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
A viewpoint from the leader of the prominent research university
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