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  1. Teachers Around The Country React To Investigation Into Ballou High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... leaders say her return as principal pends on the results of those investigations. On Friday the city council's education committee heard more than 10 hours of public testimony from district leaders, students, parents, teachers, residents, education ...

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  2. Top MBA Program Average GMAT and GRE Scores [Infographic]Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The GMAT Club Journal

    The GMAT is a computer adaptive test that assesses certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal and reading skills. Used for admission into graduate management programs.

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  3. The ACT Senior Secondary Certificate's overseas expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

    ... a larger revenue source as time goes on ... We're just one of many jurisdictions getting involved in international education." International students have been studying the ACT college curriculum since 1989. Several students from the Australian ...

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  4. ACT parenting body says children missing out on preschoolRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

    Some Canberra families are not sending their children to preschool because of a shortage of places in their local early childhood education centres, according to the peak body for public school parents. ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Associations president Kirsty McGovern-Hooley said the organisation had heard from parents unable to enrol their children in their local preschool.

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  5. Jersey City PSAT/SAT/ACT Assessment Weekend - FREERead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Hudson Reporter

    ***You Must Register For this event ahead of time - Click Here *** Jersey City Area 9th, 10th and 11th Grade Families Are Invited! TestRocker is providing free one-on-one sessions to help families create a Test Taking Plan. By signing up for a session you will receive the following for FREE:

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  6. EDITORIAL: Graduation rates rising in the Clark County School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... more than half of all local graduates who go on to attend a Nevada institution of higher learning require remedial education in either math or English. Improvement in the graduation rate represents progress. But it would mean much more if the ...

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  7. Toddler shot in Southeast D.C. as children played with gun, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A young girl was shot Saturday afternoon in Southeast Washington, apparently while children were playing with a gun, according to D.C. police. The shooting happened in the 2500 block of Pomeroy Road, said police spokesman Hugh Carew.

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  8. SIUE Fall Commencement bestows degrees on graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | RiverBender.com

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Chancellor Randy Pembrook, PhD, oversaw the 2017 Fall Commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 16, in morning and afternoon ceremonies for the 1,257 eligible graduates in the Vadalabene Center on campus. McKenzie Ferguson, PharmD, associate professor in the School of Pharmacy and SIUE's 2017 Teaching Excellence Award winner addressed the morning ceremony, which featured the Graduate School, and the Schools of Business, Nursing, and Education, Health and Human Behavior.

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  9. Mendoza finds Humble home againRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    "I don't want to go anywhere else," he said. "This is home for me. There was another opportunity in another district with other opportunities, but I feel Humble High School is where I want to be."

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  10. Monkey matingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    After spending a few months observing macaque monkeys living in a Japanese forest, a group of scientists found a pattern of behavior they described as both "unusual" and "intriguing." Adolescent female macaques climbed on top of a sika deer and crouched.

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  11. ACT Will Offer Free Score Reports to Low-Income Students Starting in September 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KGWN

    Starting in September 2018, students from low-income families who take the ACT with fee waivers will be allowed to send ACT score reports for free to colleges and/or scholarship agencies at any time during their college search process. Currently, students may elect to send their scores to up to four colleges or scholarship agencies for free during the registration process and up to five days after they take the test.

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  12. Toddler shot in Southeast D.C.; police report she is consciousRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A female toddler was shot Saturday afternoon in Southeast Washington and was transported to a hospital, according to Metropolitan Police. An hour later, there were no suspects, and police could not describe the girl's wounds or what precipitated the shooting.

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  13. Whata s in the tax bill, and how it will affect youRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... jointly. Your money grows free of any capital gains taxes and you can withdraw it tax-free to pay for higher education expenses. Nothing changes with higher education, but you will also be able to withdraw up to $10,000 each year, per child, to pay ...

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  14. Dawn at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Jan. 19, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... jointly. Your money grows free of any capital gains taxes and you can withdraw it tax-free to pay for higher education expenses. Nothing changes with higher education, but you will also be able to withdraw up to $10,000 each year, per child, to pay ...

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  15. Dead billionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... and Mount Sinai Hospital. She had been chair of the Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto and the Holocaust Education Centre. The Shermans' sudden death brought swift condolences from the highest rungs of Canadian society and government, including ...

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  16. Columbus crochet club hooks folks at library, makes Christmas gifts for charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Their ages ranged from 7 to 70, and their other demographics also were diverse, but the half dozen folks who gathered in a meeting room last Saturday at the Mildred L. Terry Public Library found common reasons to attend this session of the crochet club. Whether they were beginners or experts, they appreciated the chance to learn or teach this useful craft while making friends as well as holiday gifts for those less fortunate.

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  17. Meet Benton Glass, Exchange Club Student of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Covington Leader

    ... Bowl, Boys State and All-West Tennessee Honors Choir. He was named Academic All-State and received the Presidents Education Award. His church work includes a mission trip to Dallas, singing the church choir and taking part in FBC youth group. Glass ...

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  18. Former Benton Harbor schools chief convicted of embezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Michigan Radio

    The former superintendent of the Benton Harbor Area Schools has been convicted of embezzlement charges stemming from payouts he received for unused vacation days. A Berrien County jury convicted Leonard Seawood on Friday on all five counts of embezzlement and obtaining money under false pretenses.

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  19. Britain issues guidance to schools on sexual violence and harassment: ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Britain's Education Department just issued "advice" to colleges and universities on how to handle sexual harassment and violence between children, saying that adults on campus must make clear that neither will ever be tolerated and are "not an inevitable part of growing up." The 41-page document published on the department's website says that schools and colleges should never tolerate or dismiss sexual violence or sexual harassment by children as "banter," "just having a laugh" or "boys being boys."

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  20. 16 Grad School Application Mistakes You Don't Want to Make [Episode 237]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The GMAT Club Journal

    The application cycle is in full swing in early December, when I'm recording this podcast. In reflecting on the many applications that my colleagues and I review here at Accepted and the problems we help our clients deal with, I thought it might be a good time to discuss things you shouldn't do - mistakes that can really hurt your chances of admission.

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