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History Adjunct Faculty Instructor - Kentucky | Indiana Wesleyan University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:59pm
US - KY, Required Skills   Demonstrated knowledge of online educational delivery tools Demonstrated teaching abilities Demonstrated higher education experience Demonstrated proficiency in using Mic
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Fairfax County School Board moves forward with salary raise proposal

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:48pm
Fairfax County School Board members have moved forward with a proposal to raise their salaries by more than 85 percent as the school district faces a tough budget year ahead.At a forum meeting Thursday night, 10 members of the board discussed raising their salaries to $37,500 from $20,000. A majority of the members attending the meeting approved bringing the measure to a vote before the full 12-member board in early April.Read full article >>
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Core Faculty - Early Childhood Education - School of Education | Pacific Oaks College & Children's School

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:37pm
US - CA - Pasadena, POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Teaching: Teach early childhood education courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. Scholarship: A strong interest and competence in research and scholarship.
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Mass. middle-school students study local river's past, present

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
Seventh- and eighth-graders at River Valley Charter School in Massachusetts are studying the Merrimack River and how it has e -More
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Study examines reading preferences of students

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
Ninety-one percent of children ages 6 to 17 who participated in a recent survey said their favorite books are ones they choos -More
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"Progress" noted with talks on NCLB rewrite planned in Congress

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
Talks by U.S. lawmakers surrounding the No Child Left Behind rewrite are expected to resume in mid-April.  -More
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Study looks at reasons behind the STEM gender gap

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
Inspiring girls to study math and science in college may begin as early as middle school, according to two recent studies.  -More
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Schools seek to balance student privacy, teacher-tech access

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
Digital learning tools sometimes can open the door for student privacy concerns.  -More
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Va. high-schoolers join karate club to build conflict resolution skills

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
A newly launched club at a Virginia high school teaches traditional karate techniques that are meant to provide self-control  -More
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Fla. teen panel addresses issues at mock city council meeting

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
High-school students on the Fort Myers Teen Advisory Council in Florida recently attended a mock city council meeting to talk -More
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Webinar -- Tell Me A Story

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
The stories of individuals provide intimate perspectives on the life and character of a person perpetuating his or her indivi -More
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Message to Congress: Don't leave Social Studies behind

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
Schools need to reinstate innovative approaches to teaching and engaging students in learning about their communities, their  -More
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Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:28pm
Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights activist -More
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Upper School History Teacher | The Potomac School

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 12:10pm
US - VA - McLean, The Potomac School seeks qualified candidates for the position of Upper School History Teacher to begin duties August 2015. The ideal candidate has a broad history background, is versatile enough to
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Upper School History Teacher | The Potomac School

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 12:09pm
US - VA - McLean, The Potomac School seeks qualified candidates for the position of Upper School History Teacher to begin duties August 2015. The ideal candidate has a broad history background, is versatile enough
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After racist, sexist e-mail surfaces, U-Md. student leaves fraternity

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 11:21am
Officials at the University of Maryland are launching an investigation after an e-mail that contains “vulgar language” was allegedly sent by an undergraduate student who was a member of the school’s Kappa Sigma fraternity.Read full article >>






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The Learning Network: An Update on Our Second Annual Student Editorial Contest

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:37am
In which we answer some frequently asked questions — for example, “When will you announce the winners?”






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Motherlode Blog: Got College Admissions Frenzy? Read ‘Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be’

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 9:57am
Who our children are when they go to college matters a whole lot more than the name on the sweatshirt.






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