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NYC blog raises $1 million for school after student's portrait goes viral
CBS News - 22 Hours ago
In 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton embarked on a mission to capture average New Yorkers on the street through images and anecdotes. The portraits turned into a blog, Humans of New York , and a Facebook
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Teachers union, think tank propose compromise on testing
Washington Post - 22 Hours ago
By , As Congress undertakes its most serious effort to rewrite the No Child Left Behind education law, backlash against standardized testing has prompted vigorous debate about whether the federal
Teachers union, think tank propose compromise on testing of U.S. students Washington Post
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University of Minn. student tests positive for measles
USA Today - 1/29/2015
MINNEAPOLIS – The University of Minnesota says a case of measles has been confirmed in a student on the Twin Cities campus. The Minnesota Department of Health says the U of M student diagnosed with measles
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Ind. Lawmakers Eye Proposals to Strip Power From Elected K-12 Chief
Education Week - 19 Hours ago
The slugfest between Indiana Superintendent Glenda Ritz and other state Republican officials is entering its latest and perhaps decisive round this winter, with lawmakers mulling proposals to eliminate
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Longer School Days Coming for Boston Elementary, Middle School Students
Education Week - 19 Hours ago
Students in 60 Boston elementary and middle schools will spend 40 more minutes each day in class as part of a plan to boost academic performance and allow more time for teaching the arts and enrichment
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Pre-K Movement Heats Up in States With Small State Programs, or None
Education Week - 19 Hours ago
The past few weeks have seen an uptick in preschool activists making themselves known in some states that have typically had small (or no) state preschool programs . A couple in Nebraska, Ron and Cille
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Nine Reasons Teachers are Unwilling to Stand Up for Their Profession
Education Week Teacher - 19 Hours ago
"When I speak the truth in meetings about what is happening in public education, I am met with silence from my fellow teachers. It is the silence that is so maddening. I realize not everybody is as bold
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New Vision Clarifies Our Work
Education Week Teacher - 20 Hours ago
Stephanie Hirsh 's mission and vision statements serve as guideposts for the organization. Over the last several months, we've been re-evaluating these guiding statements. We believe that our vision needs
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House Will Vote on NCLB Reauthorization Last Week in February
Education Week - 21 Hours ago
The U.S. House of Representatives is set to vote on a reauthorization of the No Child Left Behind Act the week of Feb. 24, according to a memo from Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., that outlined
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Colorado Task Force Recommends Cutbacks in Testing
Education Week - 21 Hours ago
A Colorado task force recommended yesterday that Colorado throw out its state-mandated tests for 11th and 12th graders in English/language arts, mathematics, social studies, and science, and streamline
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Draft of President Obama's Student-Data-Privacy Bill Raises Questions
Education Week - 23 Hours ago
New federal student-data-privacy legislation being crafted by the White House would prohibit education technology vendors from selling student information and directing targeted advertisements at students,
Draft of Obama Administration's Student-Data-Privacy Bill Raises Questions Education Week
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Students in poverty not ready for job force
CNN Money - 23 Hours ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) The majority of children in America's public schools now are low-income. And that has major implications for the future of the nation's workforce. The share of schoolkids who qualify
Majority of public school students are poor CNN Money
The growing poverty problem in America's schools CNN Money
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The School of Public Policy Releases New Report on Trade Diversification. Is Canada
Yahoo! Finance - 1/29/2015
CALGARY , Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - There are things about Canada's economy that Canadians take for granted: We are unusually reliant on exports; and we are exceptionally reliant, even precariously so,
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Moving Ahead on 3 Dreams
Education Week - 1/29/2015
replies again today to Deborah Meier. Deb, let's begin today with Jennifer, Khalique, Antonia  and your encouragement to dream. Jennifer and Khalique are real youngsters with whom I've worked, and
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Tyler Technologies Inc.: Fayette County Board of Education in Georgia Selects ERP
Wall Street Transcript - 1/29/2015
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U.S. Bishops share thoughts on Catholic education
Diocese Of Buffalo - 19 Hours ago
3 hours ago by United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Catholic Schools Week is celebrated in the Diocese of Buffalo and nationally January 25 - January 31. Several Catholic bishops from throughout
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America's Grad-School Elite Compete at Bordeaux Cup
Wine Spectator - 21 Hours ago
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Increased security of schools run by US, western nations on the cards
New Age Bangladesh - 21 Hours ago
An education ministry move is underway to provide increased security to well known local English medium schools as well as schools founded or run by the US or other western countries in Dhaka. The ministry
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Proposed W.Va Law Would Fine Educators For Teaching About Socialism Before American
Huffington Post - 21 Hours ago
A proposed bill in West Virginia would require students to learn about America’s founding before learning about “ social problems, economics, foreign affairs, the United Nations , world government, socialism
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U.S Embassy meets four schools in January
US Embassy Malta: Valletta - 22 Hours ago
US Ambassador with students Embassy staffers met with students and teachers from four schools in January.  Karsten Spies visited two primary schools in Gozo to speak about Mark Twain and the American
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Woman accused of recording adult film in university library
FOXNews.com - 22 Hours ago
CORVALLIS, Ore. – A 19-year-old woman has been accused of recording an adult film in the main campus library at Oregon State University. OSU spokesman Steve Clark says the university learned about the
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Ted Cruz Releases Fantastic Video Arguing for School Choice
Town Hall - 22 Hours ago
Today Ted Cruz released a great video where he’s making the case for why we need school choice now.
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Stanford Swimmer Who Was High School All-American Hit With Five Rape Charges From
Inquisitr - 22 Hours ago
A swimmer at prestigious Stanford University is off the swim team, out of school and staring at five charges of rape and other sex-assault-related crimes, after, prosecutors say, he raped an unconscious
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University of Akron to air series of regional ads during Super Bowl XLIX
Crains Cleveland Business - 23 Hours ago
TIMOTHY MAGAW - The four spots feature University of Akron grads: Sandra Pianalto, former president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland; former Microsoft exec Mario Garzia; Tony-award winning actress,
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Man charged with murder of US teacher
RJR News Online - 23 Hours ago
A man has been charged in connection with the murder of  an American woman whose body was found in Clarendon three weeks ago. Maurice Palmer,30, a labourer of  Patrick Street, Old Harbour in St. Catherineu
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