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How teachers can support students, families during military deployments

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:56pm
Educator and veteran Wendi Pillars offers advice in this blog post on supporting students and their families when military pa -More
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NCSS Annual Conference is this week!

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:56pm
The NCSS Annual Conference takes place in Boston this week!  -More
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Information for first-time conference attendees

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:56pm
Your first NCSS Annual Conference? Now that you've registered, you may be wondering what to expect.  -More
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Cast your vote for the 2014 Educators' Choice Content Award

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:56pm
SmartBlog on Education this year launched a monthly Editor's Choice Content Award, which recognizes content written by educat -More
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Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor - Wildland Watershed Hydrology | University of California, Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:29pm
US - CA - Berkeley, Would you like to join our faculty? The Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management in the College of Natural Resources at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications
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New president named for Maryland Association of Boards of Education

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:45pm

Prince George’s County school board member Verjeana Jacobs (District 5) was recently named president of the Board of Directors of the Maryland Association of Boards of Education.

Jacobs, who served as chair of the county school board for six years, will lead the private, nonprofit organization that is considered one of the leading advocates for public education in the state.

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Cutoff Scores Set for Common-Core Tests

Education Week - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:13pm
More than half the students who take the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium test are expected to fall below the cutoffs for grade-level proficiency in English/language arts and mathematics.
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Strauss: Satanic Temple challenges policy allowing religious materials to be distributed at public schools

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:39pm

The Orange County School Board in Florida currently allows religious groups to distribute religious material, such as Bibles, at public high schools. Atheists sought the same right — to counter the distribution of Bibles — and won. But the school board decided that things had “gotten out of hand” when members of The Satanic Temple recently announced that they wanted to disseminate material on the “philosophy and practice of Satanism.”

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Online Cultural Anthropology Tutor | Tutor.com

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:09pm
US - Nationwide, MA or PhD in Anthropology   Tutor students from around the world from the comfort of your own home. Tutor.com is looking to bring on new Cultural Anthropology Tutors for rewarding work that can
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