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At deep-blue Yale University, students shocked to be facing Trump presidency

Education News from Washington Post - November 14, 2016 - 1:00am
Some at left-leaning campuses are stunned by the Republican’s victory, while supporters celebrate.
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University of Oklahoma student suspended after racist social media sent to black UPenn freshmen

Education News from Washington Post - November 14, 2016 - 1:00am
Racist social media messages sent to several black freshmen included a “daily lynching” calendar and a reference to Sigma Alpha Epsilon, a fraternity that had an OU chapter that was previously accused of racism.
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Being from a privileged background helps men, but not women, get top jobs

Education News from Washington Post - November 14, 2016 - 1:00am
Social class plays a role in whether students will graduate from college. Now evidence from a new study finds that class also plays a role in the job market after college.
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Tensions over Trump literally ignite when firecrackers are tossed into a college protest

Education News from Washington Post - November 14, 2016 - 1:00am
A protest against Trump at the University of Central Missouri was interrupted by counter-protesters. How the confrontation ended was surprising.
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In election’s wake, racist incidents have schools on edge

Education News from Washington Post - November 13, 2016 - 1:00am
Swastikas, blackface and name-calling worry administrators, students and parents.
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After voters reject meals tax, Fairfax schools brace for belt-tightening

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
The tax was projected to deliver $67 million to the school system to support teacher salary increases.
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U-Va. board is discussing ways to decrease tuition

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
One possibility is dipping into the previously secret strategic investment fund.
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Black UPenn freshmen added to racist social media account with 'daily lynching' calendar

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
University of Pennsylvania officials said the Group Me texts originated in Oklahoma, and they are trying to cut the account off.
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Middle school administrators find swastikas in a boys’ bathroom

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
The incident at a Bethesda, Md. school is the second in the past two weeks.
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Pence accomplished what Trump wants for national education: Vouchers and charters

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
In Indiana, Pence boosted taxpayer-funded options that give parents more school choice, potentially a central element of the Trump administration’s approach to national education.
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Social media lights up over message to show love for Muslim, black, Latino, nonwhite students

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
Some blast Baltimore County schools chief and call for his resignation.
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Video shows Pennsylvania teenagers celebrating, shouting 'white power' after Trump win

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
The NAACP said it has received reports about students "being spit on, attacked, and called names because of their race or perceived Immigrant status" at York County School of Technology.
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Maryland school officials investigate blackface photo involving 11th-grader

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
Student at Atholton High posted photo and racial epithet on social media.
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'Lets face it, keeping children sedentary for most of their waking hours is causing harm'

Education News from Washington Post - November 12, 2016 - 1:00am
A pediatric occupational therapist says the restrictions being put on young children's play is hurting their growth.
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A Reporter Who’s ‘Not in Kansas Anymore’ Suddenly Is

Education News from NY Times - November 11, 2016 - 6:18pm
There are those who stay and those who go. My friend Sheree wanted to stay and I wanted to go. It could easily have been the other way around.
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GOP Solidifies Hold on State-Level Leadership

Education Week - November 11, 2016 - 3:48pm
Victories in the Nov. 8 election further strengthen the hand of Republican policymakers in state capitals as they frame their K-12 agendas under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
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Students across US reflect on Veterans Day

NCSS Smartbrief - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Students across the US are learning about the duties and sacrifices of current and veteran members of the military in honor o -More
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