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One Md. school system grapples with state order to start school after Labor Day

Education News from Washington Post - September 26, 2016 - 12:04am
A Montgomery County proposal that reflects Gov. Larry Hogan’s order would cut into spring break if winter is severe.
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Luck got these students into a magnet program, and access to better grade points

Education News from Washington Post - September 26, 2016 - 12:04am
An incredibly complex grading system raises ire in a Maryland high school.
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On Campus: Pronoun Privilege

Education News from NY Times - September 25, 2016 - 5:36pm
At some colleges students introduce themselves by name, followed by a string of preferred pronouns. But the ritual is discomfiting.
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Constituent & Gift Records Coordinator | Mills College

Latest Job Postings - September 25, 2016 - 6:21am
US - CA - Oakland, Constituent & Gift Records CoordinatorMills CollegeAbout Mills College:Located in the foothills of Oakland, California, in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, Mills College is a nationally r
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Assistant Professor of Sociology | University of Southern California (USC)

Latest Job Postings - September 24, 2016 - 7:41am
US - CA - Los Angeles, Requisition ID: P01481336Department: SociologyEmployment Type: Full-TimeLocation: University Park CampusJob Announcement:The Department of Sociology (http://dornsife.usc.edu/soci/) in the Dana and Da
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Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit - Full-Time - Non-Exempt - 12 Hours - Nights - 6:30PM-7:00AM | University of Southern California (USC)

Latest Job Postings - September 24, 2016 - 7:41am
US - CA - Los Angeles, Department: USC Verdugo Hills HospitalEmployment Type: Full-TimeLocation: GlendaleJob Announcement:As part of Keck Medicine of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital is the only community hospital in the Fo
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Legal Assistant III - Berkeley Law (4722C) #22226 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - September 24, 2016 - 7:30am
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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HR Generalist, Campus Shared Services - (7595U) - #21172 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - September 24, 2016 - 7:30am
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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PROGRAM COORDINATOR | University of Washington

Latest Job Postings - September 24, 2016 - 6:34am
US - WA - Seattle, PROGRAM COORDINATOR Req #: 137832 Department: ASIAN LANGUAGES & LITERATURE Job Location: Seattle Campus Posting Date: 09/23/2016  Closing Info: Closes On   10/03/2016
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Student mumps case confirmed at U-Md.

Education News from Washington Post - September 24, 2016 - 12:04am
The University of Maryland is also tracking two suspected cases. The viral disease is contagious.
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Sean 'Diddy' Combs gives $1 million to alma mater Howard U.: 'I was blessed'

Education News from Washington Post - September 24, 2016 - 12:04am
The musician and entrepreneur, one of Howard University's most famous alumni, announced the gift from the state during his tour stop in D.C.
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Assistant Professor: Literacy Education | San Diego State University

Latest Job Postings - September 23, 2016 - 5:50pm
US - CA - San Diego, SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY College of Education-School of Teacher Education Full-Time Tenure Track, Assistant Professor of Literacy Education STE – Reading   POSITION DESCRIPTION AND
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Yale Endowment Earned 3.4% in a Year When Many Peers Lost

Education News from NY Times - September 23, 2016 - 5:31pm
The average return among endowments that have reported so far is a loss of 2.7 percent, according to Cambridge Associates.
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If I Were President … of My Club, My Class, My College, My Country

Education News from NY Times - September 23, 2016 - 2:05pm
Share your concerns, and hopes for the future.
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Ex-Bronx Science Teacher Pleads Guilty in Child Pornography Case

Education News from NY Times - September 23, 2016 - 1:42pm
The former teacher, Jon Cruz, was arrested last year and accused of enticing boys into sending him nude photographs online.
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How to use the US presidential debates in class

NCSS Smartbrief - September 23, 2016 - 12:56pm
The first 2016 presidential debate is scheduled for Monday.  -More
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Using annotation to teach close reading

NCSS Smartbrief - September 23, 2016 - 12:56pm
Teaching students how to annotate nonfiction articles can develop their close-reading skills and improve comprehension, sixth -More
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