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Grade I Teacher | The Park School

Latest Job Postings - February 18, 2016 - 8:36am
US - MA - Brookline, QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s Degree required Master’s Degree preferred 3-5 years of teaching preferably Grade I APPLICATION INFORMATION Please visit The Park School Employment page
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Upper School History Teacher | Hackley School

Latest Job Postings - February 17, 2016 - 10:51pm
US - NY - Tarrytown, Hackley School seeks an upper school (grades 9-12) history teacher for September 2016.  The preferred candidate will have appropriate academic background (BA in history required and MA preferred
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CUNY Schools to Lure Foreign Entrepreneurs With New Visa Program

Education News from NY Times - February 17, 2016 - 10:05pm
Eighty entrepreneurs from abroad will set up shop on seven campuses, advising professors and students while starting their own businesses.









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Top Peace Corps colleges: Many are in Washington state and D.C.

Education News from Washington Post - February 17, 2016 - 7:28pm
Here are the nation's leading schools in providing volunteers for an agency that promotes peace and service abroad.









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Va.’s governor wants to remake high school education

Education News from Washington Post - February 17, 2016 - 5:09pm
McAuliffe put forward a bill that would ask the state board of education to revamp high school requirements.









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DIRECTOR OF EQUITY EDUCATION AND INCLUSION | Villa Academy

Latest Job Postings - February 17, 2016 - 4:56pm
US - WA - SEATTLE, Education, Skills and Abilities: Bachelor’s Degree Required; A commitment to the Mission, Vision and Core Values of Villa Academy; A commitment to cultural competence and an understanding o
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Middle School Social Studies and Project Teacher | Duke School

Latest Job Postings - February 17, 2016 - 3:26pm
US - NC - Durham, Duke School offers an exceptional project-based learning environment that seeks to develop high level analytical and critical thinking skills in all of its students. This focus is fully integrated wi
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Guns are okay in classrooms, not in dorms, University of Texas president says

Education News from Washington Post - February 17, 2016 - 2:04pm
University of Texas at Austin president issues guidelines to comply with the state's new campus carry law, which he opposes.









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How a consensus document can engage students in current events

NCSS Smartbrief - February 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
Educators can take different approaches to exploring current events, including holding class debates.  -More
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Texas students live-chat with astronaut in space

NCSS Smartbrief - February 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
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Social Studies Resources Help Diverse Learners Succeed
Text pairs, leveled books, and Reader's Theater scripts enable K-8 students at a range of reading levels to access complex Social Studies content and respond with evidence-based answers. Engaging material is combined with text-dependent questions and explicit support for improving the comprehension of informational text and Social Studies topics. FREE sampler.

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OECD offers 4 recommendations for teacher professionalism

NCSS Smartbrief - February 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
Teacher professionalism needs improvement worldwide, according to an international study by the Organization for Economic Coo -More
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Microcredentials become trend in teacher PD

NCSS Smartbrief - February 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
Two school districts profiled in this commentary use microcredentials -- or digital badges -- for teachers' professional deve -More
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Calif. 5th-, 6th-graders staff on-campus "Genius Bar"

NCSS Smartbrief - February 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
A group of fifth- and sixth-grade students in California have opened their school's version of Apple's Genius Bar.  -More
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Technology helps high-schoolers print yearbooks as keepsakes

NCSS Smartbrief - February 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
High-school journalism students across Kansas City, Kan.  -More
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Survey: Letters, texts help colleges attract underrepresented students

NCSS Smartbrief - February 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
Letters and text messages from prospective colleges are useful in attracting black, Latino and low-income students who would  -More
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