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Lecturer | Princeton University

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 6:26am
US - NJ - Princeton, Position Summary: The Department of Sociology at Princeton University has an occasional need for lecturers (part-time and/or full-time) to teach or co-teach in assorted courses in Sociology and Demog
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Lecturer | Princeton University

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 6:26am
US - NJ - Princeton, Position Summary: The Department of Sociology at Princeton University has an occasional need for lecturers (part-time and/or full-time) to teach or co-teach in assorted courses in Sociology and Demog
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National Briefing | Education: Harvard’s Endowment Remains Biggest of All

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:25pm
Some things do not change: Harvard’s $36 billion endowment is still the largest of any university, according to the 2014 NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments.






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“It’s just one night!” Sorority leaders baffled at U-Va. response to frat party ban

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:10pm
National sorority leaders said Friday they have been very surprised by the reaction to a letter sent to University of Virginia chapters warning them to avoid fraternity parties on campus Saturday night.Read full article >>






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“It’s just one night!” Sorority leaders baffled at U-Va. response to frat party ban

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:10pm
National sorority leaders said Friday they have been very surprised by the reaction to a letter sent to University of Virginia chapters warning them to avoid fraternity parties on campus Saturday night.Read full article >>






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Motherlode Blog: Should Unvaccinated Children Stay Home to Protect a Vulnerable Classmate?

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 4:05pm
For a student unable to be vaccinated in California, the risk of measles exposure isn’t as small as his family believes it ought to be.






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Motherlode Blog: Daughter to Disney: I’ll Take the Tiara, You Keep the Prince

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 4:04pm
Answering questions from the Fairy-Godmothers-in-Training at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, a tiny princess reveals that a tiara and hair extensions didn’t change the kid underneath.






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U-Va. president, in a year of challenges, speaks about the path forward

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:51pm
University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan gave this speech Friday in Charlottesville, addressing campus safety and other recent issues that have challenged the community of Virginia’s public flagship. A university official said Sullivan was aiming to spotlight efforts to shape “the university’s future entering its third century.”Read full article >>






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U-Va. president, in a year of challenges, speaks about the path forward

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:51pm
University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan gave this speech Friday in Charlottesville, addressing campus safety and other recent issues that have challenged the community of Virginia’s public flagship. A university official said Sullivan was aiming to spotlight efforts to shape “the university’s future entering its third century.”Read full article >>






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Your Money: The Would’ve, Should’ve and Could’ve of Taxing 529 College Savings Plans

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:47pm
A White House plan to remove a tax break for saving money for college in 529 plans goes awry, and the reason includes money and feelings.
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Your Money: Taxing 529 Accounts: A Plan That Went Awry

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:47pm
A White House plan to remove a tax break for saving money for college in 529 plans goes awry, and the reason includes money and feelings.
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Strauss: Why Cuomo’s school reform plans would make teaching a very high-risk career choice

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:33pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has stirred the ire of educators across the state because of controversial new school reform proposals. To wit:*Boost overall school funding by nearly 5 percent (but he would only provide the full increase if state legislators do what he wants on school reforms.Read full article >>






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Strauss: Why Cuomo’s school reform plans would make teaching a very high-risk career choice

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:33pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has stirred the ire of educators across the state because of controversial new school reform proposals. To wit:*Boost overall school funding by nearly 5 percent (but he would only provide the full increase if state legislators do what he wants on school reforms.Read full article >>






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Obama budget includes $1 billion for Native American education

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:32pm
President Obama’s budget request will include $1 billion for American Indian schools next year, including millions of dollars to renovate crumbling buildings and connect remote classrooms via broadband Internet.Read full article >>






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Obama budget includes $1 billion for Native American education

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:32pm
President Obama’s budget request will include $1 billion for American Indian schools next year, including millions of dollars to renovate crumbling buildings and connect remote classrooms via broadband Internet.Read full article >>






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Middle School - Social Studies Teacher | Confidential

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:52pm
US - DC - Washington, The candidate will be required to infuse science and technology into their instruction on society and world cultural systems; possess a large repertoire of classroom management strategies; understand
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With Starr’s future uncertain, Montgomery school officials say private talks are best

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:49pm
With the reappointment of Montgomery County’s school superintendent in doubt, district officials released a statement Friday saying the public will be notified as steps are taken in the process but described its closed-session deliberations as “the best course.” Read full article >>






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With Starr’s future uncertain, Montgomery school officials say private talks are best

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:49pm
With the reappointment of Montgomery County’s school superintendent in doubt, district officials released a statement Friday saying the public will be notified as steps are taken in the process but described its closed-session deliberations as “the best course.” Read full article >>






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