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New York High School Wrestlers Break Stereotypes in Coed Division

Education News from NY Times - February 3, 2016 - 8:55pm
At a number of city public high schools, wrestling teams with male and female athletes are cheering each other on.

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Spring-break trip’s reference to teen drinking frustrates Md. principal

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2016 - 7:57pm
“It is our collective responsibility to keep our children safe and to set firm boundaries,” says Wootton High’s Kimberly Boldon.

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Syracuse student's viral video: Why I left my sorority

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2016 - 6:25pm
A former sorority sister at Syracuse University calls for the organizations to return to their roots, saying the biggest problem "is the overwhelming lack of compassion for one another."

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Multi-age Teacher | Hanahau'oli School

Latest Job Postings - February 3, 2016 - 6:23pm
US - HI - Honolulu, Qualifications: Bachelor’s or higher degree in area of child development, elementary education or related field Training and experience (at least 5 years) in elementary school classrooms expect
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Senior Historian | The National WWII Museum

Latest Job Postings - February 3, 2016 - 5:24pm
US - LA - New Orleans, The National WWII Museum in New Orleans is currently seeking a Senior Historian. This position reports to the Associate Vice President for Education and Access with access to the President and CEO th
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Nation's charter schools aren't growing as fast as once thought (but here's where they're growing fastest)

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2016 - 4:06pm
New enrollment estimates from the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools.

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Why kids - now more than ever - need to learn philosophy. Yes, philosophy.

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2016 - 2:49pm
' If we fail to turn second-graders into Socrates, our kids may end up becoming expert at a making a living, but they will be incompetent at creating a civil society.'

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Ore. AP students make $25 loans to people in other countries

NCSS Smartbrief - February 3, 2016 - 1:40pm
Students in an Oregon high school's Advanced Placement human geography classes recently made two $25 microloans to people in  -More
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Teachers deepen, differentiate learning through debate project

NCSS Smartbrief - February 3, 2016 - 1:40pm
Social studies teachers at a Connecticut middle school have created an annual debate project that combines research, oral and -More

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Colo. district uses peer-to-peer video coaching for PD

NCSS Smartbrief - February 3, 2016 - 1:40pm
A Colorado school district is using peer-to-peer online video coaching to overhaul professional learning for teachers.  -More
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Des Moines, Iowa, schools focus on teacher diversity

NCSS Smartbrief - February 3, 2016 - 1:40pm
Des Moines Public Schools in Iowa has partnered with Drake University to offer a master's degree focused on cul­tur­al com­pe -More
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