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The Learning Network: Student Crossword | Explorers

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 3:26am
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The Learning Network: Word of the Day | potion

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:07am
This word has appeared in 94 New York Times articles in the past year.






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For New Post at Yeshiva, Lieberman Is a Natural

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 9:17pm
In the search for someone to fill Yeshiva University’s new Joseph Lieberman Chair in Public Policy and Public Service, one candidate stood out from all the rest.






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Ohio State Fires Marching Band Director After Finding Tradition of Sexual Hazing

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 9:08pm
A report said that the university’s band members had been told to mimic sex acts and were given vulgar nicknames, and that the director did not do enough to stop harassment.






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Housing Dispute Puts Quaker University at Front of Fight Over Transgender Issues

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 8:52pm
George Fox University near Portland, Ore., has become the latest front in the fight over what defines a person’s gender, and who gets to decide.
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Army War College Starts Plagiarism Inquiry of Senator John Walsh’s Thesis

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 7:25pm
The United States Army War College determined in a preliminary review on Thursday that Mr. Walsh appeared to have plagiarized his final paper to earn a master’s degree from the institution.






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Motherlode Blog: Your Teenager on Vacation — and on Social Media

Education News from NY Times - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 4:43pm
Some parents want their teenagers to put their phones down on vacation and connect with their families. But their teenagers might have a different, and valid, sense of what it means to be connected.






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Assistant Professor - 2 tenure track positions - Economics | The College of New Jersey

Latest Job Postings - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 3:40pm
US - NJ - Ewing, The College of New Jersey is widely recognized as an outstanding public college that attracts an exceptional student body. The School of Business offers an AACSB-accredited undergraduate business prog
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Strauss: Pay for veteran teachers ‘painfully low’ in states like Colorado, where truckers earn more — new report

Education News from Washington Post - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:43pm

A new report on teacher pay finds that base salaries in some states are so “painfully low” for mid- and late-career teachers that truckers and sheet-metal workers earn more.

The report by the nonprofit Center for American Progress, titled “Mid- and Late-Career Teachers Struggle With Paltry Incomes,” says that many veteran teachers must work a second job to earn enough money to meet their basic needs.

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Visiting Lecturer Position- Sociology | Framingham State University

Latest Job Postings - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:01pm
US - MA - Framingham, Company Description: Framingham State University, located just 20 miles west of Boston, is a vibrant comprehensive liberal arts institution offering 26 undergraduate degree programs in arts, human
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Georgia releases student growth tool

Education Week - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:29pm
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Fairfax teen is fifth in the world in biology competition

Education News from Washington Post - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:36am

A Fairfax County teenager finished fifth in the world and was the top U.S. finisher in an international biology competition for high school students earlier this month in Bali, Indonesia.

William Long, a rising senior at the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, bested 233 other competitors at the 25th annual International Biology Olympiad, which ran from July 5 to July 13.

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Recruitment Manager | Educators 4 Excellence

Latest Job Postings - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:08am
US - NY, The Organization Overview For far too long, education policy has been created without a critical voice at the table: the voice of classroom teachers. Educators 4 Excellence (E4E), a teacher-led org
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