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Ed-tech market swells to $8.38B annual business

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:20pm
Education technology is booming, and data show that last year schools purchased $8.38 billion in software, digital content an -More
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Minn. 4th-grade students learn leadership values

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:20pm
A Minnesota fourth-grade teacher is the first teacher in the country to use the Wooden on Leadership and Kids Success Club co -More
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Calif. high-schoolers ask restaurants to replace plastic with paper -- straws

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:20pm
Students at a California high school are seeking to reduce or eliminate the use of plastic straws in local restaurants.  -More
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Getting More out of Core: Incorporate Religion in Current Classroom Content

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:20pm
"Getting More out of Core: Strategies for Effectively Incorporating Religion into Existing Classroom Content" is part three o -More
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Design Director - University Advancement, Communications and Donor Relations | Tufts University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:02pm
US - MA - Medford, Basic Requirements: • Must have 7-10 years design experience, with some experience in a higher education or other nonprofit setting preferred. Must have 1-3 years of supervisory experience (can
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Strauss: As testing opt-out movement grows, so does pushback from schools

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:00pm
As the spring standardized testing season continues, the opt-out movement around the country is growing. The New Jersey Assembly, for example, voted on Thursday to allow parents to opt out their children from the PARCC Common Core tests and to require that schools provide alternative activities for students during testing. (The Maryland Senate, rejected an effort on Thursday that would have withheld funding for PARCC until the state government had a suitable opt-out policy.)  The debate about opting out is at such a fever pitch in some places that an Indiana Superintendent of the Year, Rocky Killion, suggested to parents that they homeschool their children during testing week because he is so opposed to the exams.Read full article >>






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Content Producer - University Advancement, Communications and Donor Relations | Tufts University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 12:58pm
US - MA - Medford, Basic Requirements: • Must have at least 3-4 years of marketing copywriting experience, with some experience in a higher education or other nonprofit setting preferred.. Some exposure to the pro
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AP Economics Teacher | Mary Institute and Saint Louis Country Day School

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 12:39pm
US - MO - Saint Louis, Job Requirements and Qualifications: Bachelor degree in subject matter or relevant work experience.  Masters preferred. Ability to work in an environment that embraces a diverse community of
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Director of Early Childhood Education and Youth Development | Christopher House

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 11:33am
US - IL - Chicago, Qualifications: Strong work ethic coupled with a proactive problem solving approach; Exemplary communication and organizational skills with high attention to detail; Passion for creating a dynami
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The Learning Network: Student Crossword | Women’s Suffrage

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:29am
Test your knowledge of women’s suffrage by playing our crossword.






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Coordinator | Lehigh University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 9:53am
US - PA - Bethlehem, Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience Three to five years related work experience Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Excellent wri
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Head Coach of Men's Soccer | California Institute of Technology

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 9:31am
US - CA - Pasadena, Head Coach of Men's SoccerCalifornia Institute of TechnologyClosing Date: Open Until FilledJob Category: Fulltime RegularAnticipated Hiring Range: $55,000-$67,500 Job Summary:The Head Coach is respon
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Registered Nurse - Gero-Psych - Per Diem - Non-Exempt - Day - Hours Vary Per Pay Period | University of Southern California (USC)

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 9:30am
US - CA - Los Angeles, Department: USC Verdugo Hills HospitalLocation: GlendaleJob Announcement:As part of Keck Medicine of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital is the only community hospital in the Foothills area of Los Angele
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