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'College or Die.' That's the motto of this unusual Indiana charter school.

Education News from Washington Post - April 19, 2017 - 1:00am
What it doesn't tell you is how many students leave the school before their senior year.
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Why high school exit exams are a waste of time

Education News from Washington Post - April 19, 2017 - 1:00am
High school exit testing relies on several related, flawed premises.
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IB Teacher for Social and Cultural Anthropology | United World College-USA

Latest Job Postings - April 18, 2017 - 7:21pm
US - NM - Montezuma, Desired Qualities:  Ability to teach IB Social Anthropology Teaching experience in an IB school or IB training an asset Energetic teacher with a demonstrated passion for teaching Experience
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2017-2018 Upper School History, Humanities & Social Sciences Faculty Position | The Nueva School

Latest Job Postings - April 18, 2017 - 5:59pm
US - CA - San Mateo, Position Qualifications   Demonstrated mastery in area of study and ability to teach within and across academic disciplines Bachelor's and advanced university degree Minimum of three years&
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Algorithmic Bias a Rising Concern for K-12 Ed-Tech Field

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:20pm
RAND researchers argue that it's important to raise awareness about the role that algorithms play in K-12 and other fields such as criminal justice and banking.
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Mobile Learning, Cybersecurity Are Top Priorites for Ed-Tech Leaders

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:20pm
Despite the recent scaling up of the open educational resources movement, the report also found a shift in district officials' preferences for proprietary digital resources.
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How to Hire a Superintendent Who Will Stick Around

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:20pm
Here are five common pitfalls when hiring new district leadership and how to avoid them, writes Cathy Mincberg.
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Statistic Lessons Get New Look in Early Grades

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:19pm
The subject's profile is rising in elementary schools, thanks to the common core and growing demand for statisticians.
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Calif. Shooting Redoubles Attention to School Security Protocols

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:19pm
The man who shot two students and his estranged wife in a special education classroom entered a San Bernardino, Calif., elementary school with approval from office staff, officials said.
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Do Private Donations Reinforce School Disparities?

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:19pm
An Education Week analysis of three neighboring Wis. districts shows how private dollars help shape differences in public schools.
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How Parents Widen—or Shrink—Academic Gaps

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:19pm
Middle-class parents are more adept than low-income families at navigating the social networks that link their children to school opportunities.
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ESSA Aims to Shine Brighter Light on Per-Pupil Spending

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:19pm
States and districts gird for the federal K-12 law’s new mandate for school-by-school spending data that can prove both complex and elusive.
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In Minnesota and U.S., Teacher-Powered Schools Take Root

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:19pm
Impact Academy at Orchard Lake is among a growing number of public schools where teachers have a say in what goes on, from the learning approach to staffing and scheduling.
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The Trump Budget Puts America's Students Last

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:18pm
Proposed Trump budget cuts would be devastating for low-income students and magnify summer learning loss, says Margaret McKenna.
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I Was a Homeless Student and Invisible

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 4:18pm
The first step in achieving educational equity for homeless students is to make them more visible, argues researcher Earl J. Edwards.
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Study Shows Four-Day School Week May Be Ineffective

Education Week - April 18, 2017 - 9:19am
A study conducted by the Oklahoma State Department of Education suggests that four-day school weeks may not be as cost effective as previously thought.
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