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The Learning Network: Film Club | ‘Summer’s Choice’

Education News from NY Times - February 12, 2016 - 5:30am
In this short documentary, a talented teenager in the Mojave Desert is torn between ​​​her goal of attending art school and wanting to help support her family.









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The Learning Network: Student Question | How Trustworthy Are You?

Education News from NY Times - February 12, 2016 - 5:00am
Do your teachers, friends and family members trust you? Do you deserve their trust?









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At Success Academy School, a Stumble in Math and a Teacher’s Anger on Video

Education News from NY Times - February 12, 2016 - 5:00am
At Success Academy, the charter school network in New York City, current and former educators say the quest for high scores drives some of them over the line.









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | Wanted in China: More Male Teachers, to Make Boys Men

Education News from NY Times - February 12, 2016 - 4:30am
Why are education officials across China aggressively recruiting male teachers?









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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | waylay

Education News from NY Times - February 12, 2016 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in two New York Times articles in the past year.









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Court Gives Deadline to Fix Kansas School Financing

Education News from NY Times - February 11, 2016 - 8:22pm
The Kansas Supreme Court gave the state until June 30 to fix its system of financing public schools, or face a shutdown before the next school year.









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Police Release Video of Traffic Stop of Princeton Professor

Education News from NY Times - February 11, 2016 - 7:59pm
The professor, who is black, was handcuffed and searched by a white male officer, which she called emblematic of officers’ mistreatment of African-Americans.









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D.C. accidentally uploads private data of 12,000 students

Education News from Washington Post - February 11, 2016 - 5:41pm
The information has since been removed from a publicly available website.









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Upper School History Maternity Leave Replacement | Gill St. Bernard's School

Latest Job Postings - February 11, 2016 - 4:55pm
US - NJ - Gladstone, The Upper School History Department seeks a teacher who can teach US History, Advanced Placement European History and Global Studies. The History Department offers seminar-style classes facilitated by
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Was Albert Einstein really a bad student who failed math?

Education News from Washington Post - February 11, 2016 - 4:40pm
What's true and not true about the great scientist.









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Obama to nominate John B. King Jr. to officially take the role of education secretary

Education News from Washington Post - February 11, 2016 - 4:09pm
President Obama is slated to nominate John B. King Jr. to officially lead the Department of Education, where he has served as acting secretary since the start of the year.









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IB History 1 and 2 - High School Teacher | Verde Valley School

Latest Job Postings - February 11, 2016 - 2:55pm
US - AZ - Sedona, Requirements Candidate must be willing to wholeheartedly engage in all facets of boarding school life including advising, coaching, weekends, and dorm parenting.  A Masters degree and prior expe
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Science Teachers’ Grasp of Climate Change Is Found Lacking

Education News from NY Times - February 11, 2016 - 2:51pm
A survey of 1,500 teachers in the United States found that on average they spend just one to two hours on average over the course of an academic year.









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The Learning Network: Reader Idea | Reading ‘Macbeth’ Through the Lens of Ferguson

Education News from NY Times - February 11, 2016 - 2:05pm
As a way to engage a class of academically at-risk students in “Macbeth” and the essential question “Why do we trust?,” students first thought about the question as it applies to the death of Michael Brown.









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