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Five school board seats on the line as Prince George’s reels from abuse scandals

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
The Prince George’s County election comes after an uproar about Head Start and abuse cases.
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UNC president on the 'bathroom law' and higher ed reform

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
Margaret Spellings talks about college costs, access and student success in the 17-campus system.
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A college admissions dean learns something new as his son starts looking at schools

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
The admissions veteran offers a warning to high school students.
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A few hundred dollars in aid can make all the difference to some college students

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
Some of the brightest students on the path to graduation are more likely to drop out of college if they lose even small amounts of financial aid.
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Protests shook Yale a year ago. Here's what has changed since.

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
Last year students demanded changes at Yale. The president responded with a series of initiatives designed to make the school more inclusive.
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Strategic Marketing Manager | KnowledgeLink

Latest Job Postings - November 3, 2016 - 5:17pm
US - MA - Waltham, Responsibilities •Serve as the steward of the KnowledgeLink verbal and visual brand identity, ensuring its accurate and consistent application across platforms, collateral, and geographies•
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Kid-Wrangling 101

Education News from NY Times - November 3, 2016 - 4:31pm
Their videos poured in. Except for when they didn’t.
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Share: If I Were President . . . of My Club, My Class, My College, My Country

Education News from NY Times - November 3, 2016 - 12:45pm
We asked students what they would do if they were in charge, what their concerns and hopes for the future would be.
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School of Art + Art History+ Design/ Division of Art History – Assistant or Associate Professor | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - November 3, 2016 - 10:01am
US - WA - Seattle, The Division of Art History in the School of Art + Art History + Design at the University of Washington in Seattle welcomes applications for the Kollar Chair in American Art, a 100%-time, tenure-trac
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Art + Art History + Design/ Interdisciplinary Visual Arts Program – Assistant Professor (AA2063 | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - November 3, 2016 - 10:01am
US - WA - Seattle, The School of Art + Art History + Design at the University of Washington welcomes applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor (0116) position in the Interdisciplinary Visual Arts (IVA) Progra
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A Virtual Mess: Inside Colorado's Largest Online Charter School

Education Week - November 3, 2016 - 8:55am
At Colorado's 4,000-student GOAL Academy, just 1 in 4 students uses the learning software each day. The founder helped direct millions of dollars to his for-profit management company.
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Tracking Attendance in Online Schools

Education Week - November 3, 2016 - 8:55am
Just 1 in 4 students uses GOAL Academy's learning software each day. Yet the state of Colorado officially reports an 89 percent attendance rate at the school. Why the disconnect?
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Cyber Charters vs. 'Multi-District Online Schools'

Education Week - November 3, 2016 - 8:55am
Across the country, interest is growing in such new types of non-charter management models. But multidistrict online schools have faced some of the same problems that plague cyber charters.
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Problems With For-Profit Management of Pa. Cybers

Education Week - November 3, 2016 - 8:55am
To understand how the problems with for-profit management of cyber charters have persisted over time, just look at Pennsylvania.
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Online Charters Cause Rift Among Supporters of School Choice

Education Week - November 3, 2016 - 8:55am
Rising concerns over the management practices and academic quality of virtual charter schools have exposed a deepening divide among some of the nation's most influential supporters of school choice.
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Outsized Influence: Online Charters Bring Lobbying 'A' Game to States

Education Week - November 3, 2016 - 8:55am
Savvy lobbying, well-connected allies, and impassioned parents have helped keep online charters growing across states even in the face of often-poor results.
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