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Payson Roundup
State inflicts ‘devastating’ cuts on career classesTeaching students skills the marketplace needs makes sense, right? Not accordi
State inflicts ‘devastating’ cuts on career classes
Payson Roundup / Posted 3 hours ago
Teaching students skills the marketplace needs makes sense, right? Not according to the Arizona State Legislature. This year the Legislature passed and Governor Doug Ducey approved a $29 million cut in the Career Technical Education program for the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study identifies new cheating method in MOOCsCredit: Jose-Luis Olivares/MIT While the proliferation of massive open online c
Study identifies new cheating method in MOOCs
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Credit: Jose-Luis Olivares/MIT While the proliferation of massive open online courses (MOOCs) has expanded learning opportunities for individuals around the world, the digital classroom is also subject to many of the same issues as the traditional... Read more
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Denver Post
Survey: Public rejects school accountability through testsWASHINGTON — Americans overwhelmingly think there is too much emphasis on stand
Survey: Public rejects school accountability through tests
Denver Post / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON — Americans overwhelmingly think there is too much emphasis on standardized testing in public schools and that test scores are not the best way to judge schools, teachers or students, according to a national poll. The results released on... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
US schools are too focused on standardized tests, poll says WASHINGTON POST Americans overwhelmingly think there is too much emphasis on
US schools are too focused on standardized tests, poll says
The Toledo Blade / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON POST Americans overwhelmingly think there is too much emphasis on standardized testing in public schools and that test scores are not the best way to judge schools, teachers or... Read more
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Washington Post
U.S. schools are too focused on standardized tests, poll saysJames Barragan, left, and other students raise their hands during lunch on Aug.
U.S. schools are too focused on standardized tests, poll says
Washington Post / Posted 9 days ago
James Barragan, left, and other students raise their hands during lunch on Aug. 6 at Hendron-Lone Oak Elementary in Paducah, Ky. (Ellen O'nan/AP) Americans overwhelmingly think there is too much emphasis on standardized testing in public schools and... Read more
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Washington Post
It’s no secret that most professional development for teachers is awful. Less well known is that some of it is great.It’s no secret that a lot of professional development given to teachers is wort
It’s no secret that most professional development for teachers is awful. Less well known is that some of it is great.
Washington Post / Posted 19 days ago
It’s no secret that a lot of professional development given to teachers is worthless. Teachers themselves have complained about it for years. U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan has repeatedly declared that PD is largely a waste of billions of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Obama to Ng'weno to Kirubi - the Harvard Trailblazers in KenyaOne of the most significant moments in the careers of both Barack and Michelle
From Obama to Ng'weno to Kirubi - the Harvard Trailblazers in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
One of the most significant moments in the careers of both Barack and Michelle Obama was their admission to Harvard Law School. Harvard is the ultimate law school in the world, and this was one of the points raised by Obama during his 2004 keynote... Read more
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Washington Post
Thinking critically about democracy and education reform in ThailandA member of the Thai military marks a position to prepare for the welcoming cer
Thinking critically about democracy and education reform in Thailand
Washington Post / Posted 1 months ago
A member of the Thai military marks a position to prepare for the welcoming ceremony of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung at Government House in Bangkok on July 23, 2015. ( AFP PHOTO / PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKULPORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL/AFP/Getty... Read more

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