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Hard Listening as States Seek Public's Voice in ESSA Plans

Education Week - December 30, 2016 - 9:15am
Those with a stake in their local schools watch closely to see if their views will be taken seriously by states as required under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
Categories: Education News

Making Sure That Schools Measure Up Under ESSA

Education Week - December 30, 2016 - 8:59am
Here's a concise guide to key school accountability provisions in the Every Student Succeeds Act, including how states and districts handle teacher evaluation, gauge school progress, and fix their lowest-performing schools.
Categories: Education News

Registered Nurse - Labor and Delivery - Full-Time - Non-Exempt - 12 Hours - Nights - 6:30pm to 7:00a | University of Southern California (USC)

Latest Job Postings - December 30, 2016 - 6:20am
US - CA - Los Angeles, Department: USC Verdugo Hills HospitalEmployment Type: Full-TimeLocation: GlendaleJob Announcement:As part of Keck Medicine of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital is the only community hospital in the Fo
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Program Manager | Columbia University

Latest Job Postings - December 30, 2016 - 5:36am
US - NY - New York, Advertised Summary Job Description: The Institute for Religion, Culture and Public Life (IRCPL) supports academic research, teaching, and scholarship on the study of religion, culture, and social dif
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Buffalo school board demands resignation of member Carl Paladino for vile comments about Obamas

Education News from Washington Post - December 30, 2016 - 1:00am
Paladino was co-chair of Donald Trump's campaign in New York state.
Categories: Education News

Connecting college access, admissions and completion

Education News from Washington Post - December 30, 2016 - 1:00am
Two experts offer views on improving transparency in college admissions.
Categories: Education News

Higher Education: Fake Academe, Looking Much Like the Real Thing

Education News from NY Times - December 29, 2016 - 7:48pm
Sham scholarly publications and academic conferences without rigor reflect a legitimate problem: too many Ph.D.-holders chasing too few credentials.
Categories: Education News

A Majority Agreed She Was Raped by a Stanford Football Player. That Wasn’t Enough.

Education News from NY Times - December 29, 2016 - 6:42pm
Stanford has an uncommonly high bar for sexual assault cases, so the player was never punished despite two panels ruling in favor of the accuser.
Categories: Education News

After Paladino’s Racist Remarks, Buffalo School Board Demands He Resign

Education News from NY Times - December 29, 2016 - 6:14pm
The Buffalo Board of Education asked Mr. Paladino to leave over his remarks about the Obamas. He responded, “It’s going to be a very combative year.”
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