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Adjunct Faculty Credit - Anthropology | Harper College

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 06/16/2014 - 6:21am
US - IL - Palatine, Job Description: Teaching Introduction to Anthropology with ability to cover four major sub-fields of Anthropology; Physical Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, Archaeology and Linguistics.Duties of
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Adjunct Faculty Credit - Sociology | Harper College

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 06/16/2014 - 6:21am
US - IL - Palatine, Job Description: Duties of Position: Education Requirements: A Master's degree in Sociology plus 15 hours in the field.A master's degree in a related field and substantial and acceptable course work
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Urban Design and Planning - Assistant Professor (AA3703) | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 06/16/2014 - 6:15am
US - WA - Seattle, The Department of Urban Design and Planning invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Environmental Planning to start September 15, 2014. We seek candidates
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The Learning Network: Student Crossword | Ancient Egypt

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 06/16/2014 - 4:54am
Test your knowledge of ancient Egypt by playing our crossword, then exploring related Times and Learning Network resources.






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The Learning Network: 6 Q’s About the News | Unrest in Iraq

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 06/16/2014 - 4:34am
How has the escalating violence in Iraq provoked reactions from world leaders like President Obama?






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The Learning Network: Found Poem Favorite | ‘Wind and dust, not flame and steel’

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 06/16/2014 - 3:56am
This poem, by Ibante S., is one of the 11 winners of our fifth annual Found Poem Student Contest.






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The Learning Network: Word of the Day | irretrievable

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 06/16/2014 - 12:05am
This word has appeared in 12 New York Times articles in the past year.






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Success Academy Charter Schools Force Mayor Bill de Blasio to Confront New Law

Education News from NY Times - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 10:21pm
The Success Academy Charters Schools group’s aim to double in size by 2016 forces Mayor Bill de Blasio to choose between two troublesome options.






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Strauss: Starbucks to offer employees free tuition to complete online bachelor’s degree

Education News from Washington Post - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 9:13pm

Starbucks is planning to announce on Monday a new plan to offer full tuition reimbursement to thousands of  its employees to complete a bachelor’s degree online — with no mandate to stay with the company after graduation.

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Strauss: Arne Duncan issues new statement with the ‘right lessons’ from Vergara trial

Education News from Washington Post - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 8:27pm

In case you weren’t sure what to think about last week’s verdict in the “Vergara trial” — in which a Los Angeles judge tossed out state statutes giving job protections to teachers — Education Secretary Arne Duncan issued a new statement Sunday offering what he thinks are the “right lessons” from the case.

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Starbucks to Provide Free College Education to Thousands of Workers

Education News from NY Times - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 7:53pm
Through an unusual arrangement with Arizona State University, the company will pay for its workers to earn college degrees.






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D.C. officials seek stronger oversight of charter schools after recent fraud allegations

Education News from Washington Post - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 7:51pm

Recent fraud allegations against leaders at two D.C. public charter schools have illuminated what city officials are calling a gap in their ability to effectively oversee the financial dealings of the fast-growing charter school sector.

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International Education: Iran Eases Constraints on Academic Contacts With West

Education News from NY Times - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 12:02pm
The government of President Hassan Rouhani has allowed something of an academic spring in the country after almost a decade of harsh limits.






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International Education: Public Schools in Indonesia Feel Islamic Pressure

Education News from NY Times - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 12:02pm
Islamic influences in public schools have become a worry for some parents and teachers in Indonesia.






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Ticketing Team Lead (7561U) #18039 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 6:34am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Production Control Liaison Manager (0535U) #18096 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 6:34am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Lead Locksmith (8196C) #18002 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 6:34am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Director of the Joan B. Kroc Institute (Faculty Position) | University of Notre Dame

Latest Job Postings - Sun, 06/15/2014 - 5:57am
US - IN - South Bend, Job DescriptionThe University of Notre Dame seeks a distinguished scholar and visionary leader to fill the position of Director of the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.The Kroc
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Common Core, in 9-Year-Old Eyes

Education News from NY Times - Sat, 06/14/2014 - 10:31pm
Chrispin Alcindor, a Brooklyn fourth grader, was once a top student. But rigorous new academic standards — and the exams that accompany them — have frayed his confidence.






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High school valedictorian has a 4.0 GPA, is headed to Towson University and is autistic

Education News from Washington Post - Sat, 06/14/2014 - 10:05pm

Montel Medley’s valedictory speech covered many standard themes: the Class of 2014’s transition from middle school to high school, the impact the graduates’ teachers had on their lives, and the future as many head to college and the beginnings of careers.

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