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Georgetown gets $10 million for Holocaust research as Jewish studies grow at Catholic school

Education News from Washington Post - February 24, 2016 - 8:23am
Mindful of Georgetown's strength in Arab- and Muslim-related fields, many students and others within the university community have long urged expansion of Jewish studies at the elite Catholic school.









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The Learning Network: Our 100 Most Popular Student Questions for Debate and Persuasive Writing

Education News from NY Times - February 24, 2016 - 8:00am
Here are the 100 most-commented-upon questions we’ve ever asked that call for persuasive writing.









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The big trouble in Indiana public schools, as explained by a troubled educator

Education News from Washington Post - February 24, 2016 - 5:33am
'The mess in education isn't just affecting those of us who are in education.'









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The Learning Network: Student Question | Is Social Media Making Us More Narcissistic?

Education News from NY Times - February 24, 2016 - 5:08am
Do you spend too much time trying to be attractive and interesting to others? Are you just a little too in love with your own Instagram feed?









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | U.C.L.A. Gymnast Slips In Hip-Hop Moves, and the Online Crowd Goes Wild

Education News from NY Times - February 24, 2016 - 4:05am
Do you think adding moves like this to traditional routines is good for the sport of gymnastics in general? Why or why not?









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Far higher share of students are passing at least one AP test during high school

Education News from Washington Post - February 24, 2016 - 12:25am
Maryland leads the nation in the portion of its graduates from the Class of 2015 who earned a 3 or better on at least one Advanced Placement exam. Virginia was 6th in the country.









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

Education News from NY Times - February 24, 2016 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 108 New York Times articles in the past year.









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Philip Knight of Nike to Give $400 Million to Stanford Scholars

Education News from NY Times - February 24, 2016 - 12:01am
The gift from Philip H. Knight, a co-founder of Nike, will make the new Knight-Hennessy program one of the largest fully funded scholarship endowments in the world.









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