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New Principal Standards Catch On

Education Week - January 24, 2017 - 12:17pm
A national set of revised professional goals for principals are pushing some states and universities to rethink and redesign preparation.
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Niche Training Aims to Fill Gaps

Education Week - January 24, 2017 - 12:17pm
For many principals and school leaders, learning how to grapple with some of the most vexing issues in schools only happens once they are on the job.
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Pressure Mounts on Higher Ed. to Improve Principal Preparation

Education Week - January 24, 2017 - 12:17pm
Calls to modernize how prospective principals are selected and trained are being heeded in some states and universities.
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Principal-Preparation Programs Get Major Makeover in Illinois

Education Week - January 24, 2017 - 12:17pm
The state's move to overhaul training for school leaders has shifted university-based programs' focus to developing principals who are strong instructional leaders.
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Betsy DeVos, Rahm Emanuel, and School Privatization

Education Week - January 24, 2017 - 8:34am
Rahm Emanuel's criticism of Betsy DeVos ignores the similarities of their agendas, writes Chicago Teachers' Union President Karen Lewis.
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CPS considers privatization

Education Week - January 24, 2017 - 8:09am
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A District Divided: Harlem Schools Are Left to Fail as Those Not Far Away Thrive

Education News from NY Times - January 24, 2017 - 5:00am
Community School District 3, on Manhattan’s West Side, is home to some of the best public elementary schools, but the district is sharply divided by race, income and academic achievement.
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When Campus Rapists Are Repeat Offenders

Education News from NY Times - January 24, 2017 - 3:00am
Some students commit sexual assault more than once, research says. Many question whether colleges are doing enough to prevent these recurring crimes.
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New rules aim to fix problem of thousands of student transfers during school year

Education News from Washington Post - January 24, 2017 - 1:00am
More than 10,000 students change schools in the middle of the school year in D.C., but not much is known about why they move.
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Curriculum matters: How these four schools engage all students in learning

Education News from Washington Post - January 24, 2017 - 1:00am
Eighth in a series about winners in the Schools of Opportunities project.
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Democrats request another hearing for DeVos, Trump's education pick, before confirmation vote

Education News from Washington Post - January 24, 2017 - 1:00am
Democrats want more time to ask DeVos questions, Republicans say they already have asked more than 1,000.
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