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  1. Nebraskans have a common interest to see our schools succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | District Administration

    The Schuyler Community Schools commendably made proactive decisions in recent years to address the district's challenges. The district took these actions, in fact, before the state designated Schuyler Central High School this spring as one of three "priority schools" requiring state intervention.

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  2. Kavanaugh Would Advance DeVos's Religious Agenda for SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Should Brett Kavanaugh be confirmed, which is what is expected, Betsy DeVos is far more apt to have a Supreme Court that agrees with her, warns Bryant. Immediately after Betsy DeVos took over as U.S. Secretary of Education, numerous education policy experts expressed doubts she'd have much success in enacting her well-documented agenda to impose her brand of Christian religion on public schools and direct more public money to private religious schools.

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  3. How Rahm Emanuel and Groupon "disrupted" me into an unpaid floor-mopper at a yoga studioRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Salon.com

    When I think of Rahm Emanuel in a third term as mayor of Chicago, I wish I were still practicing yoga. I was able to do a lot of yoga in 2012, after being laid off for the second time.

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  4. NDA throws the books at juniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    The Academy of Notre Dame recently honored members of the junior class for their hard work by awarding scholarships and grants. The LeMoyne College Heights Award was given to Julie Getchell of Methuen, a rising senior in the top 10 percent of the class with a high PSAT score and an average of 90 or higher.

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  5. Murphy scores political points on the PARCC | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... What about parents in struggling districts, who can't just take it on faith that their kids are getting a good education? "In Newark, we don't have the luxury in trusting our teachers and administrators to do the right thing because they have failed ...

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  6. Reviewed enabling CPN, NITDA Acts coming soon - CPN bossRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Vanguard

    ... supervision of the computing profession and practice in Nigeria under the supervision of the Federal Ministry of Education. Already, he said that CPN was in discussion with its supervisory Ministry, the Federal Ministry of Education to ensure that ...

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  7. Despite improvements, California's campaign for childhood immunizations faces pushbackRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    Two years after California adopted one of the toughest child vaccination laws in the nation, the state's immunization rates are near record-high levels. Approved after a measles outbreak that originated at Disneyland, the law makes California one of only three states that bar parents from citing their personal beliefs to avoid having their children vaccinated.

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  8. Cardinal takes chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... Society and the Student Council. He was the captain of the Quiz Bowl team and of the Academic Competition in Education team which won the championship this year against Bentonville High School and Prairie Grove High School. Warren was also valuable ...

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  9. Well-rounded Bruin always ready to help othersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Pulaski Academy's Abby Minton had a 4.48 grade point average and scored a 33 on the ACT. She will attend Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn.

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  10. Temple University blows the whistle on its own book-cookersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... schools out there that are still in cover-up mode? 3. As noted of late by various AT pundits and others, higher education in America is currently in a precarious financial and operational posture. The mere fact that Temple University even ...

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  11. Graduates to attend ESPYSRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    Two recent high school graduates will be attending the ESPYS this week in Los Angeles after receiving $1,000 scholarships from Game Changers. Gabby Hartzell, a Howland High School graduate who will attend Baldwin Wallace College for accounting and to play softball, and Greg Valent, a John F. Kennedy High School graduate who will attend Franklin and Marshall College to study business and play football, were presented the scholarships for completing 50 hours of community service and their academic achievements.

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  12. Colleges Turn to Corporate-Marketing Playbook to RecruitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The university hired higher-education consulting firm EAB to analyze a vast consumer database aiming to identify potential applicants the same way retailers find shoppers. EAB created a demographic and psychographic profile of Houston Baptist's enrolled students and found a high percentage had interests in recreational boating and fishing.

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  13. CASEY: Naming schools for people who perpetuated racismRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Resistance. In essence, it was sparked by the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark 1954 decision in Brown v. Board of Education , in which the court unanimously ruled racial segregation in public schools was unconstitutional. In the wake of that, ...

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  14. NAACP leaders stress: Voting mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    National Director for Youth and College Division of the NAACP Tiffany Dena Loftin embraces a friend at the 109th NAACP Convention held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center on July 14, 2018. National Director for Youth and College Division of the NAACP Tiffany Dena Loftin embraces a friend at the 109th NAACP Convention held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center on July 14, 2018.

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  15. SAT scores adjusted after students receive easier testRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT SHARES THE DISAPPOINTING STO STORY OF DISAPPOINTMENT. REPORTER: KIDS ACROSS THE COUNTRY TOOK THE SAT EXAM TWICE.

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  16. Education and the Mental Health EpidemicRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    ... to conform and the relentless pressure to succeed are primary causes and are present throughout institutionalized education. For many young people education has become a bi-word for competition and anxiety, school or university a place where ...

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  17. Jeff Sadow: Debunking myths about TOPSRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... Through traditional and social media, stories spread about students saying they would choose out-of-state higher education institutions if TOPS didn't receive full funding. And when the final deal funded TOPS at 100 percent, the reaction of Gov. ...

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  18. Promises, promises: Demand more from candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    We are entering the promised land of Minnesota politics - the time when campaigning means making promises, the more the better. We now have three Republican, five Democratic and two third-party teams running for governor and lieutenant governor.

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  19. "It's Time to Break Some Rules"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... we deserve a system that works for everyone. That means making sure every Wisconsinite has access to a good education, no matter where you live. Public education is what shaped my life. From Wilson Elementary School, where my dad, a city bus driver, ...

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  20. Rural students struggle on New Mexico's standardized testsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Navajo Times

    An analysis of state Public Education Department data by The Associated Press found that the Zuni and Dulce school districts had the highest percentage of students last year scoring ``level 1'' _ the lowest available ranking and well below the proficient mark. According to state numbers, 45 percent of Zuni Public School District students tested at that level in math and 32 percent scored the same in reading.

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