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Trump administration's delay of rule to regulate career-training programs sparks protest

Education News from Washington Post - March 23, 2017 - 1:00am
A coalition of 53 advocacy groups is urging Congress to uphold regulations meant to prevent waste, fraud and abuse in higher education.
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Key Democratic senator outlines a case against school vouchers

Education News from Washington Post - March 23, 2017 - 1:00am
In a memo to colleagues, Sen. Patty Murray said “school choice” sounds good in theory but falls short in practice.
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Mary Maples Dunn, Advocate of Women’s Colleges, Dies at 85

Education News from NY Times - March 22, 2017 - 6:44pm
Ms. Dunn spent most of her career at women’s colleges, which had been established long before women were admitted to many universities throughout the United States.
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Summer School History/ Social Studies Teacher | Squaw Valley Academy

Latest Job Postings - March 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
US - CA - Olympic Valley, Squaw Valley Academy seeks to hire an experienced History/Social Studies teacher for our six-week summer school program, July 3rd to August 11th. Candidates should have demonstrated success teaching
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Supreme Court Rejects Education Minimum Applied by Gorsuch

Education News from NY Times - March 22, 2017 - 2:52pm
The justices said schools should not be satisfied with minimal educational progress for disabled students, a standard Judge Neil M. Gorsuch has been criticized for using.
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Masks by Maine students tell veterans' stories

NCSS Smartbrief - March 22, 2017 - 1:49pm
Students in a Maine school's US social studies class recently interviewed veterans to document their stories and used art ski -More
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Calif. students' walk raises awareness about death march

NCSS Smartbrief - March 22, 2017 - 1:49pm
About 100 junior ROTC students from six California high schools recently participated in a 14.2-mile walk to raise awareness  -More
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Md. teacher forms Happy Teacher Revolution

NCSS Smartbrief - March 22, 2017 - 1:49pm
A kindergarten teacher has created the Happy Teacher Revolution, a peer-support group for Baltimore educators.  -More
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Can teachers benefit from personalized learning?

NCSS Smartbrief - March 22, 2017 - 1:49pm
If personalized learning works for students, can it also work for teachers?  -More
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