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5th and 6th Grade Humanities Teacher - Maternity Leave Replacement | St. Edmund's Academy

Latest Job Postings - April 5, 2017 - 10:38am
US - PA - Pittsburgh, 5TH AND 6TH GRADE HUMANITIES TEACHER MATERNITY LEAVE REPLACEMENT from AUGUST through MID-DECEMBER 2017 St. Edmund’s Academy seeks a dedicated and dynamic educator to teach 5th grade global st
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Proposed K-12 Cuts Could Hit Charter, Private Schools

Education Week - April 5, 2017 - 10:33am
Programs to help improve teacher quality and boost after-school programs are on the Trump administration’s budget hit list and have a footprint beyond just traditional public schools.
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Education Life: It Takes a Suburb: A Town Struggles to Ease Student Stress

Education News from NY Times - April 5, 2017 - 5:00am
Lexington, Mass., is fighting the joy-killing, suicide-inducing performance anxiety so prevalent in turbocharged high schools. It has not been easy.
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High (School) Anxiety

Education News from NY Times - April 5, 2017 - 5:00am
Seeking serenity in the pressure-cooker atmosphere of a Massachusetts high school.
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Education Life: Get Happy: Four Well-Being Workouts

Education News from NY Times - April 5, 2017 - 5:00am
Martin E.P. Seligman, professor of psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, suggests how to cultivate a better you.
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2 Education Dept. Picks Raise Fears on Civil Rights Enforcement

Education News from NY Times - April 4, 2017 - 9:12pm
The two selections for high-profile posts, both lawyers, have legal records on sexual assault that have alarmed some advocates.
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Middle School History Teacher | The Episcopal School of Los Angeles

Latest Job Postings - April 4, 2017 - 8:02pm
US - CA - Los Angeles, Successful candidates will possess: A minimum of 2-3 years of teaching experience with the middle school students. Ability to use effective classroom management techniques. Ability to work collab
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Teacher of History, Peace, and Culture Studies | Confidential

Latest Job Postings - April 4, 2017 - 5:22pm
US - PA - Haverford, We are looking for a storyteller.  Someone who is intellectual and passionate about history, peace, and culture studies.  Someone who is fervent in their desire to work with middle school s
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How We Got Colorado's Teacher-Evaluation Reform Wrong

Education Week - April 4, 2017 - 4:25pm
Colorado’s new teacher-evaluation laws relied on partial data, had few supporters, and created unnecessary bureaucracy, writes CEO of A+ Colorado Van Schoales.
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In Defense of Teacher-Evaluation Reform

Education Week - April 4, 2017 - 4:25pm
Teacher-evaluation and tenure-reform laws have great potential, but transformative change takes time, says Scott Laband.
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Supreme Court Firms Up Goal Posts on Spec. Ed. Rights

Education Week - April 4, 2017 - 4:25pm
Advocates for children with disabilities cheer a high court decision setting more-ambitious academic expectations for those in special education, while district administrators have a more measured response.
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States Get Leeway on Naming 'Dropout Factories'

Education Week - April 4, 2017 - 4:25pm
A loophole created when Congress dumped Obama-era ESSA rules could allow states to avoid publicly identifying high schools in need of intensive help.
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Digital Communication Tools Target ESSA Parent-Engagement Mandate

Education Week - April 4, 2017 - 4:25pm
School districts face new demands under federal law to show they're engaging parents in students' education, and many ed-tech companies are trying to address that need.
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Course Choice: A Different Way to Expand School Choice?

Education Week - April 4, 2017 - 4:25pm
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has talked about it. It's permitted under ESSA; and some states already use it. But what is course choice?
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