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Psychology Adjunct Faculty - Fall 2014 | Union County College

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 4:29pm
US - NJ - Cranford, Position Title: Psychology Adjunct Faculty - Fall 2014 Campus: Cranford, Elizabeth, and Plainfield Department: Psychology/Sociology Full or Part Time: Part Time Exempt
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Career Services Coordinator | Texas A&M University - Central Texas

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 3:58pm
US - TX - Killeen, Career Services Coordinator   Texas A&M University-Central Texas offers a unique and exciting opportunity to be part of the development of a new institution!  Texas A&M Univer
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LECTURER | AFRO-AMERICAN STUDIES

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 3:46pm
US - CA - Los Angeles, Afro-American Studies at University of California, Los Angeles invites applications for a temporary non-tenure track lecturer appointment. Lecturership appointments are part time and made quarter by
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ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | AFRO-AMERICAN STUDIES

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 3:40pm
US - CA - LOS ANGELES, Afro-American Studies at University of California, Los Angeles invites applications for a non-tenure track Adjunct appointment opening at the Assistant Professor level. Requirements include several y
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Assistant Athletics Director/ Business - CFO (Administrator) | Cal State University, Fullerton

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 2:32pm
US - CA - Fullerton, Essential Qualifications Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year university in Accounting and/or related field. A minimum of five year’s experience in financial office operations. Experience wi
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The Learning Network Blog: Test Yourself | E.L.L. Practice, March 3, 2014

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 9:11am
Use this quiz and accompanying teaching ideas to learn about fossils, practice tongue twisters and describe dinosaurs.
    





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The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | The 2014 Academy Awards

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 8:32am
Why was the award for best picture a milestone?
    





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The Learning Network Blog: What’s Going On in This Picture? | March 3, 2014

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 8:00am
On Mondays, we publish a Times photo without a caption, headline or other information about its origins. Join the conversation by posting about what you see, and why. A live discussion is offered from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern time.
    





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Urban Design and Planning - Assistant Professor (AA3703) | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 6:39am
US - WA - Seattle, The Department of Urban Design and Planning invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Environmental Planning to start September 15, 2014. We seek candidates
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The Learning Network Blog: Do You Ever Eavesdrop?

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 6:00am
Do you ever take “mini vacations” into other people’s lives?
    





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Strauss: Why school isn’t for children anymore -- teacher

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 5:00am

Dawn Neely-Randall, a 24-year veteran teacher in Ohio, has watched with alarm the rising influence of standardized testing on public education in recent years. In an e-mail, she said she is “weary” of the “testing abuse inflicted” on her students and profession. Neely-Randall wrote the following piece a few days ago about what she sees happening in education, and she hopes other teachers will stand up and tell their own stories.

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Research Questions Common-Core Claims by Publishers

Education Week - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 1:15am
Publishers' claims that their textbooks are aligned with the common core are largely exaggerated, say two researchers, in extensive reviews of the texts.
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Washington State Walks Tightrope in Bid to Keep Waiver

Education Week - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 1:15am
The Evergreen State's struggle to craft a teacher-evaluation system that passes federal muster shows the challenge faced by many states that have received NCLB waivers from the Obama administration.
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The Learning Network Blog: Word of the Day | sate

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 1:02am
This word has appeared in 27 New York Times articles in the past year.
    





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New All-Digital Curriculums Hope to Ride High-Tech Push in Schoolrooms

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 1:01am
Amplify, part of News Corporation, is one of many companies releasing all-digital curriculums for sale to school districts.
    





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Schools Chief Raises Academic Bar for Students in a Mississippi District

Education Week - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 1:01am
In Clarksdale, a superintendent's recipe for improving schools includes themed magnet schools, tougher academics, citywide school choice, and a big infusion of grant money.
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Minneapolis Leader Turns School Cafeterias Into 'Real Kitchens'

Education Week - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 1:01am
After a long career in the hospitality industry, Bertrand Weber has developed the recipe for creating cachet around school lunches and making them healthier for students.
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