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The Learning Network: Student Question | Do We Need a Better Way to Teach Math?

Education News from NY Times - March 2, 2016 - 8:03am
What has been your experience in math classes? Do you enjoy math? Does the math you have learned after arithmetic feel useful?









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | After Super Tuesday, Trump and Clinton Sprint While Others Stumble

Education News from NY Times - March 2, 2016 - 7:39am
What do you notice about who performed the best in the Republican and Democratic nominating contests?









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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | vegetate

Education News from NY Times - March 2, 2016 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in three New York Times articles in the past five years.









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Racism Charges in Bus Incident, and Their Unraveling, Upset University at Albany

Education News from NY Times - March 1, 2016 - 11:09pm
Charges have been brought against three young women who said they were attacked by white men on a city bus, revealing discord at the University at Albany.









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Thousands of New York City Students Deprived of Special-Education Services, Report Says

Education News from NY Times - March 1, 2016 - 8:42pm
The city’s Education Department said that its data systems were so unreliable that it was not exactly sure what percentage of students were not receiving the services.









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National Briefing | South: Virginia: Bill to Notify Parents of Books’ Content Advances

Education News from NY Times - March 1, 2016 - 8:03pm
The state’s Senate approved a bill that would force schools to notify parents if their children will be assigned to read books with sexually explicit content.









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South Dakota Governor Vetoes Restriction on Transgender Bathroom Access

Education News from NY Times - March 1, 2016 - 7:42pm
The measure was pushed by conservative legislators in the Midwestern state who said that it was an effort to protect the privacy of all students.









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College Board moves to stop test prep providers from taking new SAT on March 5

Education News from Washington Post - March 1, 2016 - 7:41pm
College Board says the move is a new security measure to prevent cheating. The ACT doesn't want test prep providers taking its test either.









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Humanities Instructor | The Bay School of San Francisco

Latest Job Postings - March 1, 2016 - 7:26pm
US - CA - San Francisco, The ideal candidate• finds resonance with The Bay School mission and philosophy;• possesses a Master’s degree in interdisciplinary or area studies-- including religious studies, or gen
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92 New York City High Schools to Give No-Fee SAT on Wednesday

Education News from NY Times - March 1, 2016 - 7:14pm
Many have praised the effort to increase participation in the exam, but the initiative also raises questions about the preparation low-income students receive for the test.









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In secret letter, feds sternly criticized U-Va. for handling of sexual violence

Education News from Washington Post - March 1, 2016 - 7:10pm
Withdrawn letter said the university took a “hands off” approach to fraternities and failed to identify and address a “sexually hostile environment.”









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Lecturer in Dance | Harvard University

Latest Job Postings - March 1, 2016 - 6:48pm
US - MA - Cambridge, The Committee on Degrees in Theater, Dance, and Media seeks applications for a lecturer in Dance. The appointment is expected to begin on August 1, 2016. Responsibilities include: Teaching dance in
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CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER | University of California Davis

Latest Job Postings - March 1, 2016 - 5:22pm
US - CA - Davis, Minimum Qualifications: Three years or more of increasingly responsible management experience. Experience in budgeting/fiscal activities, intramural and extramural contract and grant administration, p
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