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Instructional Designer (ITC, Foundation) Academic Technologies & Innovation | CSU San Bernardino

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 8:55pm
US - CA - San Bernardino, Minimum Qualifications: Minimum Requirements: Equivalence of a Bachelor's degree in education, instructional technology, media, communication, or a closely related field. Demonstrated ability in
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This Year, Columbia Event Finds Joke Fodder in Sexual Assault Debate

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 8:06pm
With jokes about student protests, a “sexual respect” requirement and a famous mattress, a quirky marching band tradition turned debates about campus assault into comedy material.







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Strauss: What are Bill Gates and Warren Buffet talking about?

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 6:09pm
Here’s one depressing conversation.Three of the most successful men in the history of men — Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Berkshire Hathaway chief  Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie Munger — were on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” this week to talk about public education. (You can watch it above or here.)Read full article >>







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The deposit is paid. Now, what’s college REALLY like?

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 3:52pm
Okay, high school seniors, you got your college acceptance letters, you committed to a school, now it’s time to see what college life is really like — what they don’t show you on the tours and those slick Web sites, what the students are actually thinking.Read full article >>







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ACT to expand testing by computer

Education Week - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 3:24pm
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Don’t overlook, as I did, the nation’s largest college readiness program

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 3:09pm
Both supporters and detractors of this column should enjoy my confession of stupidity at the beginning of my new book, “Question Everything: The Rise of AVID as America’s Largest College Readiness Program.” Some will be pleased that my intellectual deficiencies have finally been exposed for all to see. Others will applaud my humility and candor. Read full article >>







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Vice President of Economic and Workforce Development, #014135 | Bellevue College

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:38pm
US - WA - Bellevue, QUALIFICATIONS/ CORE COMPETENCIES: Master’s degree in a related field Extensive knowledge of federal, state, and local workforce development policy, funding, and practice; experience with ad
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Part-time Teaching Positions, School of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences | Lake Erie College

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:31pm
US - OH - Painesville, Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching in a liberal arts college environment. To be considered for a position, a master’s degree in the subject or closely-related a
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Students reflect on past, present during Human Rights Summit

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:23pm
More than 400 Ohio students recently attended a Human Rights Summit to learn about history, social justice and civil rights.  -More
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Educator's experience becomes teachable moment on racial justice

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:23pm
A Pennsylvania social studies teacher used his own experience as the subject of an unlawful arrest -- for refusing to stop fi -More
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Baltimore field trip takes on more meaning for NYC 8th-graders

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:23pm
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Is the opt-out movement skewing school data?

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:23pm
About a dozen civil rights groups -- including the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, the NAACP, among others - -More
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Report finds school-turnaround efforts largely unsuccessful

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:23pm
A majority of states -- 80% -- taking part in survey conducted by the Institute of Education Sciences reported at least one g -More
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Educators find ways to make the most of tablets

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:23pm
Educators are finding more interactive and collaborative ways to use tablets.  -More
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Iowa middle-schoolers create civil liberties mural

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:23pm
Students at an Iowa middle school, along with the help of two area artists, are creating a graffiti art mural for the school' -More
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Ohio elementary students explore African art, culture

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 1:23pm
Students at an Ohio elementary school recently learned about African art, music and culture through an exhibit rented by the  -More
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