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Financial Services Analyst 2 (4627U) Job #17562 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 8:20am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generat
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Adjunct Part-time Position in Jewish Studies (academic year 2014-15) | Harvard University

Latest Job Postings - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 7:49am
US - MA - Cambridge, Applicants should demonstrate the following qualifications: (1) completed advanced degree and (2) prior experience teaching at the graduate level. Previous publications in the area of the appointment
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The Learning Network Blog: Should the School Day Start Later?

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 5:00am
What do you think the most important benefits of a later start time would be? What might the disadvantages be?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | Undercover Reports on School Security Raise Ethical Questions

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 4:30am
How do you feel about this kind of covert reporting to test the effectiveness of school security?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | History, March 18

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 4:15am
Answer this question about the Cold War.
    





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Strauss: 50 myths and lies about public schools

Education News from Washington Post - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 4:00am



A valuable new book called “50 Myths & Lies That Threaten America’s Public Schools” takes a stark look at some of the worst ideas being promoted by school reformers around the country as ways to improve the public education.

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Critic’s Notebook: Reading, Writing and Renewal (the Urban Kind)

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 1:24am
A new public school that also includes a community center and other public amenities is part of a joint project designed to revitalize a blighted section of East Baltimore.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | cascade

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 220 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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Cardinal Dolan to Lobby for Tax Credit That Rewards Donations to Education

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 11:36pm
A proposal to create a state tax credit for donations to public schools and nonprofit scholarship funds is gathering steam and turning the archbishop of New York into something of a lobbyist.
    





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State Senate Rejects Bill Granting Tuition Aid to Illegal Immigrants

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 8:29pm
The legislation would have allowed students without proper immigration status to receive financial aid through state programs, if they met certain conditions.
    





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Continuing Education

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 7:54pm
High-achieving women are returning to jobs they left to care for children or aging parents, taking advantage of help offered by the banks and law firms that first hired them. Also, going to school to become an umpire or referee: In the big leagues, at least, the money is good.
    
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Postdoctoral fellowship for Aarhus University Research on the Anthropocene (AURA) | Department of Culture and Society, Faculty of Arts, Aarhus University

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 6:55pm
DNK - Nationwide, The AURA project at the Department of Culture and Society, Faculty of Arts, Aarhus University invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship. The appointment begins on 1 September 2014 o
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Lecturer - International and Area Studies Academic Program | University of California, Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 6:00pm
US - CA - Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley International and Area Studies Political Economy The International and Area Studies Academic Program (IASAP) at the University of California, Berkeley is ge
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Director of Communications | Chinese American International School

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 5:31pm
US - CA - San Francisco, Required Qualifications Bachelor’s degree Minimum of 8-10 years of related work experience Familiarity with current software, technologies, and practices including use of web and socia
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Motherlode Blog: How Do I Make the Most of My Paternity Leave?

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 4:54pm
We’d like to ask dads (and the moms or partners who know them) to share their wisdom about how to have the best possible paternity leave.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: Weekly News Quiz | March 11-17, 2014

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 3:35pm
Flight 370, March Madness, viral videos and more: How much do you know about this week’s news?
    





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Strauss: Wyoming is first state to officially reject new science standards

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 3:31pm

This time the ruckus wasn’t as much about evolution as man-made climate change, but whatever the reason, Wyoming has become the first state to legislatively block the Next Generation Science Standards, an initiative aimed at boosting science education across the country.

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Snow days are adding up at Washington area schools this winter

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 3:30pm

This post has been updated to reflect school closures on Monday, March 17.

With a series of storms and cold snaps during the winter of 2013-2014, snow days at the region’s schools have been piling up. The snowstorm that began early Monday morning has led the region’s school systems to cancel school yet again, and school closures in most jurisdictions have passed the number of closures during the 2009-2010 winter, when the area was hit with “Snowmageddon.”

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