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Upset teacher wrote 'focus' on a student's forehead. Now, he's charged with assault.

Education News from Washington Post - October 10, 2016 - 1:00am
Officials say Daniel Board, a math teacher, became upset with the student for asking questions and not focusing in class.
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Thanks pour in for school bus driver who rescued children from flames

Education News from Washington Post - October 9, 2016 - 1:00am
Renita Smith is celebrated by community, appears on national television
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Teacher pushed out of Head Start kept in school system for months

Education News from Washington Post - October 9, 2016 - 1:00am
Prince George’s has placed more than 200 employees on leave amid allegations of inappropriate conduct, abuse or neglect.
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Childcare Teacher (0-3) | South-East Asia Center

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 3:59pm
US - IL - Chicago, Childcare Teacher (0-3)  Interested in being part of a cross-cultural bridge-building child care program? South-East Asia Center’s (SEAC’s) Bridge International School is seeking a
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Twos Teacher | South-East Asia Center

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 3:55pm
US - IL - Chicago, Twos Teacher   Interested in being part of a cross-cultural bridge-building licensed child care program?  South-East Asia Center (SEAC) Bridge International School is seeking a full-time
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Editorial: Racial Profiling in Preschool

Education News from NY Times - October 8, 2016 - 2:30pm
A new study suggests that biases against black children, especially black boys, are creeping into classrooms filled with 4-year-olds.
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Assistant Dean Undergraduate Education | University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 10:03am
US - MI - Ann Arbor, The Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Education is a 12 month non-instructional, administrative position located within the Office of the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, and serves as a me
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Assistant Professor of English - WVU Tech | West Virginia University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 9:20am
US - WV - Montgomery, The College of Business, Humanities and Social Sciences at West Virginia University Institute of Technology, a regional division of West Virginia University, seeks to hire a full-time, tenure-track A
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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | East Carolina University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 8:20am
US - NC - Greenville, Miniumum Qualifications:A Ph.D. in Biology or a Biology-related field with training in estuarine ecology and at least one year of postdoctoral research experience are required. Candidates should have
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DEAN OF THE HONORS COLLEGE | East Carolina University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 8:20am
US - NC - Greenville, Miniumum Qualifications:The successful candidate will have a terminal degree and a record of distinction in teaching and research sufficient for a tenured appointment at ECU. The position requires a c
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ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | East Carolina University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 8:20am
US - NC - Greenville, Miniumum Qualifications:A PhD in Geography or related field with GIS emphasis is required.Preferred Education and Experience:A range of GIS specializations will be considered, but we particularly welc
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Academic Prog Prof 1 | Stanford University

Latest Job Postings - October 8, 2016 - 8:01am
US - CA - Stanford, Academic Prog Prof 1 - 72780Description This is two-year, fixed-term appointment with the possibility of renewal, contingent on funding and programmatic need. Note: Not all unique aspe
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Why bankers got fined for wrongdoing - but teachers went to jail

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Why no CEO of a company heavily involved in the chicanery of the Great Recession of 2008 has gotten convicted while some Atlanta school employees went to jail.
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Slurs, blackface, and gorilla masks: The academic year opened with racial ugliness

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Confrontations have been powerful symbols of both the challenges and the possibilities that face universities -- and the nation -- in what many believe is an increasingly volatile racial climate.
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Students were told to select gender pronouns. One chose 'His Majesty' to protest 'absurdity.'

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Grant Strobl says the University of Michigan's "designated pronoun” policy is another step "down this road of political correctness."
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Universities are not 'trade schools,' but they should prepare students for the workforce

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
University president says schools must ensure students graduate with skills relevant for today’s workforce and an education that prepares them for an increasingly complex and unpredictable world.
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After years of neglect, public higher education is at a tipping point

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
The former president of the universities of Michigan and Iowa argues that states must invest again in higher ed.
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Freaking out about your student loans coming due? Read this.

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
A round-up of everything you need to know about repaying your student loans.
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As college admissions season begins, important advice for high-school seniors

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Four pieces of advice from high school counselors and college admissions officers as students and their families consider higher education.
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Fairfax County School Board appoints interim superintendent ahead of Garza’s exit

Education News from Washington Post - October 8, 2016 - 1:00am
Deputy Superintendent Steven Lockard will lead Virginia’s largest school district on an interim basis, beginning in December.
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