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Field of Study: Social Practice Degrees Take Art to a Communal Level

Education News from NY Times - February 5, 2016 - 1:49pm
For this M.F.A., hold the paint. These artists are learning communication, organization and negotiation.









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Pop Quiz: A Valentine’s Day Reading List

Education News from NY Times - February 5, 2016 - 1:47pm
This classic literature encourages us to embrace the broadest, least judgmental and most generous definition of love. Test your knowledge.









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Calif. 5th-graders act out study of "taxation without representation"

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Fifth-graders at a California elementary school recently participated in Boston Tea Party-themed protests against "taxation w -More
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Teacher shares steps to help students become storytellers

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Teaching students how to become storytellers is familiar to international teacher Matthew James Friday, who writes that he ha -More
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Education Department seeks to restore balance to testing

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
The US Department of Education announced Tuesday it will offer assistance to states seeking to streamline standardized testin -More
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Common Core lawsuit dropped by new La. governor

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Louisiana Gov.  -More
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Ideas for training young digital citizens

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Student-led social media accounts allow students to become global learners and speakers, second-grade teacher Kayla Delzer ex -More
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Elective course focuses on improving racial inequality

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
The Oakland Unified School District in California has introduced the elective "Mastering Our Cultural Identity: African Ameri -More
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Wash. lawmakers moved by student testimony to reject PE bill

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Washington state lawmakers have rejected legislation that would have barred students -- who participate in ROTC and other ele -More
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An invitation to authors

NCSS Smartbrief - February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
If you're an enthusiastic elementary teacher or teacher educator with great ideas that you've implemented in the classroom, w -More
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Assistant/ Associate Professor of Worship Arts | Grace College and Seminary

Latest Job Postings - February 5, 2016 - 1:01pm
US - IN - Winona Lake, Qualifications: This position offers a challenging opportunity to a faculty member with musical experience in the field of Worship Arts. The successful candidate will have: Masters degree or PhD in
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Full-time Adjunct Assistant Professor of Anthropology – Judaic Studies | Oakland University

Latest Job Postings - February 5, 2016 - 11:45am
US - MI - Rochester, The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work and Criminal Justice at Oakland University invites applications for a Full-time Adjunct Assistant Professor of Anthropology – Judaic Studi
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Assistant Head of School | The Regis School of the Sacred Heart

Latest Job Postings - February 5, 2016 - 11:36am
US - TX - Houston, Regis seeks candidates for the position of the Assistant Head of School, effective July 1, 2016. Job Description: The Assistant Head is a highly visible community leader who works closely with the H
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Cruz wants to force D.C. to fund a school voucher program it doesn't want

Education News from Washington Post - February 5, 2016 - 10:12am
Legislation introduced in both chambers of Congress would force the District to use local taxpayer money to fund a school voucher program that many city officials have long said they oppose.









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For-profit colleges in Maryland are ripping off students, consumer group says

Education News from Washington Post - February 5, 2016 - 9:57am
Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition says students in the state are making a risky bet attending for-profit schools that are saddling them with high levels of debt for often worthless degrees.









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