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Are leggings too distracting? A mom takes on a ‘sexist’ school dress code.

Education News from Washington Post - November 6, 2016 - 1:00am
The mother of a sixth-grader files a federal complaint, saying girls are unfairly targeted.
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Teacher: 'I love my students, I love my job, and I feel fulfilled. But I'm broke.'

Education News from Washington Post - November 6, 2016 - 1:00am
Why can't teachers be compensated fairly? 'The answer shouldn’t be to tell those who love their career and love their students to leave for a higher-paying job or shut up about it already. '
Categories: Education News

We talk a lot about civic education. Here's how to get kids really engaged in it.

Education News from Washington Post - November 6, 2016 - 1:00am
'In a presidential campaign season in which analysts have tallied candidates’ interruptions of each other, and the public has questioned whether debates require mature audiences ratings, politicians could stand to take some civic cues from high school students.'
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What if Diane Ravitch were U.S. education secretary?

Education News from Washington Post - November 6, 2016 - 1:00am
One in a series of interviews.
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Trump-Clinton? Charter Schools Are the Big Issue on Massachusetts’ Ballot

Education News from NY Times - November 5, 2016 - 9:28pm
Question 2, if approved, would allow the state to expand charter schools. A pitched battle over the measure reflects the passions that the debate has aroused nationwide.
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Events Management Intern (5171U) #22193 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - November 5, 2016 - 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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Public Sacrifice: For Many Underpaid Professionals, a High-Cost Retirement Plan

Education News from NY Times - November 5, 2016 - 8:00am
The workplace plans offered to teachers and social workers cost too much. But there are ways to fix the problem.
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HERS - Assistant Professor of Athletic Training/ Exercise Science Job Class/ Faculty Discipline: State | Winona State University

Latest Job Postings - November 5, 2016 - 7:15am
US - MN - Winona, Responsibilities: Primary instruction will be within our current undergraduate athletic training program which is transitioning into a professional graduate program beginning summer 2019. Applicant
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Criminal Justice-Corrections Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice-Corrections Job Class/ Faculty D | Winona State University

Latest Job Postings - November 5, 2016 - 7:15am
US - MN - Winona, Responsibilities: The candidate will teach a 4/4 load in the Corrections Track of the Criminal Justice Degree. The candidate will participate in Department and University Committees. The candidate w
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The Money Management Gospel of Yale’s Endowment Guru

Education News from NY Times - November 5, 2016 - 6:00am
The mammoth Yale endowment fund run by David Swensen has been a training ground for investment managers, its alumni now scattered through the nonprofit world.
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Technophoria: New Item on the College Admission Checklist: LinkedIn Profile

Education News from NY Times - November 5, 2016 - 5:00am
Social media experts are advising high school seniors to create professional profiles on LinkedIn and draw them to the attention of college admissions officers.
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Jury finds reporter, Rolling Stone responsible for defaming U-Va. dean with gang rape story

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Deliberations about “A Rape on Campus” spanned three days.
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An election so toxic that it stopped an elementary school class project

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Parents question why project did not make it to Election Day.
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Suspect in custody after stabbing at Rutgers

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Three people were injured, including a suspect, university officials say.
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Two Virginia middle schoolers earn top prizes in national science competition

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Real-world challenges inspired both Kaien Yang, 14, and Eleanor Sigrest, 13.
Categories: Education News

A teacher punched a second-grader in the face because she was 'tired of him,' police say

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
Police with Houston's Alief Independent School District say Lisa Allison told them she didn't remember throwing the punch at Landis Elementary School.
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Why one university is quitting the National Merit Scholarship Program

Education News from Washington Post - November 5, 2016 - 1:00am
A Massachusetts school says it disadvantages some students.
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Harvard Men’s Soccer Team Is Sidelined for Vulgar ‘Scouting Report’

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 8:51pm
Assigning sexually demeaning rankings to incoming members of the women’s soccer team leads the prestigious university to cancel the remainder of the men’s season.
Categories: Education News

David Seeley, Educator Who Fought Against Segregation, Dies at 85

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 7:40pm
Dr. Seeley worked to provide equal opportunity to young people, through political actions and community alliances, for more than 50 years.
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Teaching Shakespeare With 21st Century Technology

Education Week - November 4, 2016 - 1:41pm
Can iPads, social media apps, and digital reading platforms help teenagers better engage with a 500-year-old literary classic?
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