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N.J. teacher keeps job after being late 111 times in 2 years

A New Jersey teacher who earns $90,000 a year can keep his job after being late 111 times over a two-year stretch, an arbitrator ... » Read More
Posted: sep. 03, 2015 5:39 a.m. | 0 Comments
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Q&A: The case for competency-based college education

The Woodrow Wilson Foundation turned heads in education circles last month when it announced a partnership with MIT for an education graduate program that will ... » Read More
Posted: sep. 03, 2015 1:29 a.m. | 0 Comments
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American smarties call these 10 cities home

The brightest Americans' choices in where they call home play a large role in bolstering local economies and quality of life for all residents, according ... » Read More
Posted: sep. 01, 2015 9:49 a.m. | 0 Comments
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Quiz: Can you define Oxford Dictionaries' newest entries?

Language traditionalists beware: Trying to define some of Oxford Dictionaries' newest entries might make you "rage-quit."
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Posted: aug. 31, 2015 8:59 a.m. | 0 Comments
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Do Americans support standardized testing? It depends on how you ask the question

Americans are sharply divided on standardized testing and many other hot button educational issues, two new back-to-school public opinion polls find. But which way they ... » Read More
Posted: aug. 30, 2015 3:19 a.m. | 0 Comments
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Barber's haircut-story swap shows students the importance of reading

An Iowa barber made a slight tweak to his business model when offering children back-to-school haircuts.
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Posted: aug. 27, 2015 10:49 a.m. | 0 Comments
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What keeps teachers from staying in the field might surprise you

Public school teachers encourage students to dig deep when learning class curriculum, but it turns out, educators must also dig deep into their own wallets ... » Read More
Posted: aug. 27, 2015 10:09 a.m. | 0 Comments
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Yale and other Ivy League schools under fire for hoarding hedge funds, paying managers

A University of San Diego law professor took to the New York Times last week to challenge the tax-exempt status granted to enormous Ivy League ... » Read More
Posted: aug. 27, 2015 9:59 a.m. | 0 Comments
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