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The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.

NCSS Smartbrief - November 4, 2016 - 1:19pm
Mahatma Gandhi, social reformer and independence movement leader
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Public Sacrifice: How to Fix a Retirement Plan at a School or Nonprofit

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 10:22am
Plans known as 403(b)’s often have mediocre investment choices and high fees; here are some ways to do something about it.
Categories: Education News

Notebook: Remembering Nohemi Gonzalez, a Year Later

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 9:26am
Ms. Gonzalez, a first-generation Mexican-American student on a semester abroad in Paris, was undoubtedly special. Even in death.
Categories: Education News

Phraseology: Oh, You Mean That Safe Space

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 9:26am
The University of Chicago, it seems, ranks No. 1 for protecting marginalized students.
Categories: Education News

Can You Solve This Building?

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 9:25am
The new R.W. Kern Center at Hampshire College is not just an environmentally friendly building. There are also brain twisters to be found and figured out.
Categories: Education News

How He Got There: Christopher Gray on How to Be a Social Entrepreneur

Education News from NY Times - November 4, 2016 - 9:25am
The creator of Scholly, one of Forbes’s “30 Under 30” and Oprah Winfrey’s “SuperSoul 100,” shares advice for students hoping to launch a sustainable social venture.
Categories: Education News

Oklahoma Superintendent, Four Others Facing Campaign Charges

Education Week - November 4, 2016 - 8:41am
Prosecutors filed felony charges against Oklahoma's top public education official, saying she raised money illegally while challenging the incumbent superintendent in the 2014 Republican primary and coordinated attack ads against her in violation of state law.
Categories: Education News

Harvard cancels men's soccer season after finding more 'scouting reports' on women

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
After finding sexually explicit 'scouting reports' of female soccer recruits, Harvard athletic director cancels the men's soccer team season
Categories: Education News

Report: Closing achievement gaps should be priority for D.C. schools chancellor

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
Mayor Muriel E. Bowser was expected to name the new chancellor in October, but the timeline was pushed back after concern from the community.
Categories: Education News

Feds seek record $2.4 million fine against Penn State in Sandusky scandal

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
Education Department investigators find numerous violations of federal campus safety law.
Categories: Education News

Bipartisan group of senators asks Obama to rein in Education Department proposals

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
Their objections arise from two key regulations that the Education Department is seeking to finalize before Obama leaves office.
Categories: Education News

School principal and secretary take heat for Trump and Clinton costumes

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
The principal dressed as Trump, and the secretary posed as Clinton in an orange jumpsuit.
Categories: Education News

U-Va. president calls for postelection unity after anti-Muslim slur found on campus

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
Teresa Sullivan's call to “rise above hostility” was not a direct response to recent graffiti incidents, but they were on her mind, a university spokesman said.
Categories: Education News

Virginia continues to soar on national science exam

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
Emphasis on science implementation over method has the state outperforming its peers.
Categories: Education News

What's really keeping college graduates on the lower rungs of the wealth ladder

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
A confluence of stagnant wages, appreciation in home prices, conservative lending and rising student loan balances is making it difficult for millennials to create wealth though homeownership.
Categories: Education News

Five school board seats on the line as Prince George’s reels from abuse scandals

Education News from Washington Post - November 4, 2016 - 1:00am
The Prince George’s County election comes after an uproar about Head Start and abuse cases.
Categories: Education News

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