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Cast your vote for the 2014 Educators' Choice Content Award

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:33pm
SmartBlog on Education this year launched a monthly Editor's Choice Content Award, which recognizes content written by educat -More
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Number of AP exams taken by Montgomery students edges up

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:32pm

Montgomery County students took more than 33,660 Advanced Placement exams last spring , a district record, with nearly three-quarters of the tests receiving passing scores, according to newly released district figures.

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Early Learning Specialist IV, | Bellevue College

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:05pm
US - WA - Bellevue, Qualifications/Core Competencies: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: AA/AAS degree with a minimum of 45 credits of Early Childhood Education/Child Development and five years teaching experience in an
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Grady and Hernandez sworn in as members of Prince George’s school board

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:03pm

Lupi Grady and Dinora Hernandez, who were officially sworn into office Monday night, became the first Hispanics to serve on the Prince George’s County Board of Education.

The pair represent the fastest-growing population in the county public schools. Last year, Hispanics made up 26 percent of the school population, according to the Maryland State Department of Education. A year earlier, they were 24 percent, and in 2011 they made up 21 percent of the student population.

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Big, small clique differences emerge

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 1:25pm

My high school clique in suburban San Mateo, Calif., included Danny, Lee, Francis and Jon. We were the tennis team nerds. We did our homework. We played poker for pennies on Saturday nights. We did not include girls, but were obsessed with British actress Hayley Mills, then 15 years old.

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