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5 ways to find focus, balance as the school year ends

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
The pace of the school year often accelerates for teachers and students, even as the school year draws to a close, writes Eli -More
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Common Core breathes life into history, social studies in Calif.

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
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Bring a Survivor into Your Classroom Today
Tomorrow is Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day. Using primary sources and video testimony from survivors, Echoes and Reflections teaches about the Holocaust in a way that stimulates engagement and critical thinking among students. Share testimony with your students.

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Teacher-training programs focus on global competence

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
Some teacher-preparation programs are expanding their offerings to include lessons on meeting the needs of students from othe -More
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Research: 39% of those enrolled in MOOCs are educators

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
The majority of users who enroll in massive open online courses are highly educated, with 39% of users saying they are curren -More
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Study: Sharing iPads may enhance learning

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
IPads can have a positive effect on academic performance and it may increase when students share a device, a recent study fou -More
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Woman thought to have died a slave eulogized as a free woman

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
Hannah Reynolds was a slave when she was wounded in the April 9, 1865, battle that ended the Civil War.  -More
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100,000 ladybugs released by Ariz. students for Earth Day

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
Students in Peoria, Ariz., recently held a celebration in advance of Earth Day by releasing 100,000 ladybugs into a park.  -More
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Webinar Series: Using Multiple Viewpoints and Multiple Perspectives to Study American History

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
Beginning May 7, the webinar series will reinforce the advantages of analyzing multiple perspectives and multiple viewpoints  -More
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Putting it Into Practice: Case Studies & Lesson Plans About Religious Diversity

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:53pm
Putting it Into Practice: Classroom Case Studies and Lesson Plans About Religious Diversity is the last of a four-part webina -More
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Upper School History Teacher | Gill St. Bernard's School

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 12:11pm
US - NJ - Gladstone, Please direct all inquiries (including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references) to Meredith Swenson, Assistant to the Upper School Director, at mswenson@gsbschool.
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Clinical Professor of Economics | University of Chicago (UC)

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:51am
US - IL - Chicago, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business is seeking candidates for the full-time position of Clinical Professor of Economics which would start in 2015-16. This is not a tenure-track faculty
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Registered Nurse - 5 South Telemetry - Full-Time - Non-Exempt - 12 Hours - Nights - 6:30PM-7:00AM - | University of Southern California (USC)

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:27am
US - CA - Los Angeles, Department: USC Verdugo Hills HospitalEmployment Type: Full-TimeLocation: GlendaleJob Announcement:As part of Keck Medicine of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital is the only community hospital in the Fo
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Registered Nurse - 5 South Telemetry - Full-Time - Non-Exempt - 12 Hours - Nights - 6:30PM-7:00AM - | University of Southern California (USC)

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:27am
US - CA - Los Angeles, Department: USC Verdugo Hills HospitalEmployment Type: Full-TimeLocation: GlendaleJob Announcement:As part of Keck Medicine of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital is the only community hospital in the Fo
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Lecturer in Archaeology- Southern Methodist University | Southern Methodist University, Department of Anthropology

Latest Job Postings - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:17am
US - TX - Dallas, Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Anthropology in hand by August 2015 and preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated experience teaching undergraduate courses. Applications may b
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How one college was cleared in a federal sexual assault case

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 8:43am
A growing number of U.S. colleges and universities are under federal investigation for their response to sexual assault reports. In the past year, the total has nearly doubled, from 55 to more than 100.Read full article >>






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