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Child and Youth Services Coordinator | Holsten Human Capital Development NFP

Latest Job Postings - February 22, 2016 - 2:30pm
US - IL - Chicago, Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in one of the following areas: Family Studies, Child Development or Education and three (3) years successful experience providing human and/or educational servi
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5969 Assistant Director EOP (Administrator I), Educational Opportunity Programs and Ethnic Affairs | San DIego State University

Latest Job Postings - February 22, 2016 - 2:11pm
US - CA - San Diego,   Knowledge, Skills & Abilities   Possess knowledge of outreach/recruitment/admission program planning. Possess strong communication skills, both oral and written,
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Bridging a Digital Divide That Keeps Schoolchildren Behind

Education News from NY Times - February 22, 2016 - 2:04pm
The Federal Communications Commission is expected to vote soon on a plan that could add subsidies for broadband Internet services in low-income homes.









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Teachers are using theater and dance to teach math — and it’s working

Education News from Washington Post - February 22, 2016 - 1:44pm
A study found that educators trained in integrating art into math lessons saw better test results from students.









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Iowa 8th-graders use Minecraft in lessons on American Revolution

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Eighth-graders at an Iowa middle school are using Minecraft to recreate colony maps from American Revolutionary War battles a -More
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Wis. district educators tour Civil War, Underground Railroad sites

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
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Top-Rated Virtual Field Trip Apps and Websites
Want to take your students on a field trip but don't have the time or resources to get them out of the classroom? Try some of these highly rated apps and websites from Common Sense Graphite to bring the field trip to your students. View our list here.

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Using formative assessments for reading assignments

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Formative assessments help teachers gauge student learning and adjust lessons to adapt to their needs, middle-grades writing  -More
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Ohio districts vary in approach to weighted GPAs

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Some Ohio school districts do not award extra points for Advanced Placement and honors courses, which means students can have -More
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Do high-school exit exams align with college readiness?

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
The number of students passing high-school exit exams is at an all-time high, but about 60% of students enrolling in communit -More
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Why teachers, principals should help drive ed-tech decisions

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Teachers and principals should be more involved in education-technology purchases, according to Bart Epstein, founding CEO of -More
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Human rights, education among summit topics explored by Alaska students

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Students recently highlighted various international issues -- including the state of education around the world -- during the -More
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Cooking Gene project explores the African roots of US cooking

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Michael Twitty became famous for his open letter to Paula Deen inviting her to cook a meal of reconciliation, but before he w -More
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Webinar -- The Library of Congress & Novice Researchers: Entry Points and Interplay

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Explore how primary sources can play a key role in learning research skills.  -More
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Socialism in the United States: Hidden in plain sight

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
As the presidential campaign of democratic socialist Bernie Sanders gains momentum, it is important for students to learn mor -More
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Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Check out this week's posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More
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Desire is the starting point of all achievement.

NCSS Smartbrief - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Napoleon Hill, writer -More
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When students face financial hardships, these colleges step up

Education News from Washington Post - February 22, 2016 - 1:13pm
Colleges are using emergency aid programs to prevent students from dropping out.









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