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Kids who eat two breakfasts are less likely to be overweight than those who eat none

Education News from Washington Post - March 17, 2016 - 8:30am
A new study says two healthy breakfasts don't make kids fat, but there appears to be a correlation between skipping breakfast and weight problems.









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Junior, Major Gifts Officer (Temporary) | Prairie View A&M University

Latest Job Postings - March 17, 2016 - 7:50am
US - TX - Prairie View, For more than 135 years, Prairie View A&M University has had reputation for producing productive people. Our high caliber, talented workforce is committed to excellence in teaching, research and ser
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What can happen when a neighborhood school is forced to share its space with a charter

Education News from Washington Post - March 17, 2016 - 5:25am
With increasing frequency, community-based schools, located predominantly in poor neighborhoods, are being hedged in, disrupted and derailed by charter school co-location, which is the forced insertion of a charter school into an existing neighborhood public school.









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The Learning Network: Student Question | How Often Do You Fight With Your Parents?

Education News from NY Times - March 17, 2016 - 5:00am
Are you able to see beyond your own perspective when you have a conflict with your parents?









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | Obama Chooses Merrick Garland for Supreme Court

Education News from NY Times - March 17, 2016 - 4:30am
President Obama says the Senate has a responsibility to consider Judge Garland and hold a timely vote on his nomination. Do you agree or disagree?









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The 'Walmartization' of public education

Education News from Washington Post - March 17, 2016 - 4:23am
Is the Walmart Foundation really intent on dismantling public education through its expansion of charter schools?









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

Education News from NY Times - March 17, 2016 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 562 New York Times articles in the past year.









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Newark Schools to Test Pupils for Lead as Officials Cite Longstanding Problem

Education News from NY Times - March 16, 2016 - 8:00pm
As many as 17,000 students may have been affected, but the immediate plan will be to offer testing to children who attend two early-childhood programs at schools where lead was detected in the water.









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Charter Schools Suspend Black and Disabled Students More, Study Says

Education News from NY Times - March 16, 2016 - 7:35pm
These inequities compared with white students are similar to those in traditional public schools, but charter suspension rates are slightly higher.









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Upper School Civics and History Teacher | University Prep

Latest Job Postings - March 16, 2016 - 7:11pm
US - WA - Seattle, University Prep is seeking a talented, dynamic, and compassionate teacher to teach Civics to eleventh and twelfth grade students and other history courses as needed. In particular, we are looking for
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Assistant Professor of Architecture | Southwestern College

Latest Job Postings - March 16, 2016 - 6:43pm
US - CA - Chula Vista, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ARCHITECTURE10-MONTH, TENURE-TRACK POSITIONThis position may include a combination of day, evening, weekend, online/hybrid and Higher Education Center assignments.RESPONSIBILIT
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These colleges expect poor families to pay more than half their earnings to cover costs

Education News from Washington Post - March 16, 2016 - 5:53pm
New America Foundation found that hundreds of schools expect families making $30,000 or less to pay an amount that equals more than half of their annual earnings to send their children to college.









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Part Time Faculty in Psychology | Eastern Connecticut State University

Latest Job Postings - March 16, 2016 - 4:44pm
US - CT - Willimantic,   The Psychology Department at Eastern Connecticut State University is seeking part-time faculty for Fall 2016 who are qualified to teach Introduction to Psychology and/or Psychology of Childhood
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