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Lecturer in Biological Anthropology (Academic Level B) | Australian National University

Latest Job Postings - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 11:08am
AUS - ACT, 1. Doctorate in a field involving the biological anthropology of hominin or primate evolution. 2. Demonstrated track record of research and publication activity, and evidence of a continuing rese
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States Pitch Changes as They Seek NCLB Waiver Renewals

Education Week - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 8:30am
Testing, teacher evaluations, and A-F grading systems are among the issues as states apply for renewal of flexibility under the No Child Left Behind Act.
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After-School Programs Feel Heat From Congress, Critics

Education Week - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 8:30am
A congressional proposal to roll federal after-school funds into a broader block grant has created an opening for critics and a rallying cry for advocates.
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The Learning Network: Weekly News Quiz | March 31-April 13, 2015

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 7:30am
We were on spring break at the beginning of April, so this quiz covers two very newsy weeks. Take it to see what you know and to learn more.






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The Learning Network: Should Toys Be More Gender-Neutral?

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 5:00am
Does color coding toys pink and blue based on gender stereotypes reinforce gender biases?






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The Learning Network: Test Yourself | A Hemmed-In House in Seattle

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:48am
Here are several paragraphs from an April 12 article, “Coachella Festival Fends Off Rivals With Fresh Acts and Eye on Style.” Can you choose the best word for each blank?






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The Learning Network: 6 Q’s About the News | Coachella Festival Fends Off Rivals With Fresh Acts and Eye on Style

Education News from NY Times - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:30am
What concerts have you attended? What was your favorite? Why?






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Strauss: ‘Congratulations to me. I have been offered a position as a professional scorer by Pearson.’

Education News from Washington Post - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:00am
Jennifer White is a parent and former elementary school teacher who taught Grades 1-4 over the course of 15 years. She lives in Basking Ridge, N.J., and has four children — ages 8, 10, 12 and 14 — who go to school in the Bernards Township School District.  White has a permanent New Jersey teaching license; a masters degree from Teachers College, Columbia University, in reading, specializing in learning disabilities; and an M.Ed in educational leadership from Bank Street College.Read full article >>






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Strauss: ‘Congratulations to me. I have been offered a position as a professional scorer by Pearson.’

Education News from Washington Post - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:00am
Jennifer White is a parent and former elementary school teacher who taught Grades 1-4 over the course of 15 years. She lives in Basking Ridge, N.J., and has four children — ages 8, 10, 12 and 14 — who go to school in the Bernards Township School District.  White has a permanent New Jersey teaching license; a masters degree from Teachers College, Columbia University, in reading, specializing in learning disabilities; and an M.Ed in educational leadership from Bank Street College.Read full article >>






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