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2014/07/29 09:52
2014/07/29 09:52
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... the second Philadelphia-area college in the last week to announce a test-optional policy, as more universities are looking for ways to make college accessible to students who are the...
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2014/07/29 09:52
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2014/07/29 03:13
2014/07/29 03:13
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... the Santa Susana Field Laboratory site outside Simi Valley is a mess. That most percipient education critic, Diane Ravitch, takes a closer look at Judge Rolf Treu's verdict overturning...
2014/07/28 20:12
2014/07/28 20:12
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By the time the Department of Education temporarily shut off the flow of student aid money to Corinthian Colleges Inc, one of the largest for-profit college companies in the country, 20 state...
2014/07/28 17:16
2014/07/28 17:16
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... behemoth Alibaba resides, Tian Ge generated a net profit margin of 37.6% in 2013, even higher than Alibaba’s 25% in its fiscal year 2013, according to the companies’...
2014/07/28 13:22
2014/07/28 13:22
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House starts at 4 p.m. and no action is expected. THE BIG HEADLINE -- A1 SATURDAY NYT -- MOVE TO CENTER DIVIDES GOP IN N.C.: “(Last year) was the most activist session in memory. ... But this...
2014/07/28 12:53
2014/07/28 12:53
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... exaggerate statistics, cherry-picking facts and figures to bolster their policy choices. Rep. Paul Davis, Brownback's Democratic opponent for governor, for example, inflated...
2014/07/28 05:42
2014/07/28 05:42
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... for wind energy, and Kansas shouldn't do anything to negatively impact that industry." On education funding, Jennings said he voted against a bill that added $129 million as mandated by the...
2014/07/27 20:56
2014/07/27 20:56
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CHICAGO (AP) – Fast food workers say they're prepared to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation, starting with a national convention in suburban Chicago where more than...
2014/07/27 12:40
2014/07/27 12:40
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... based off of your original salary. If it were a better economy, I would have started off at a higher salary." Students entering the job market in 2010 and 2011 took a 19 percent pay cut from...
2014/07/27 11:48
2014/07/27 11:48
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... the minimum wage. Even the Democrats’ tardy me-too-ism seems insincere, less a churning of policy than a freshening of message. In 2009, when he had the votes in Congress, Obama chose not to...
2014/07/27 04:26
2014/07/27 04:26
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... Davis had made on CNN, in May, 2008. The anchor John Roberts asked Davis about the church’s policy of “disconnection,” in which members are encouraged to separate themselves from friends or...
2014/07/27 03:19
2014/07/27 03:19
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... 1999. The 54-year-old is a 1981 graduate of Wake Forest, where she earned a degree in physical education. She was a four-year letterwinner in field hockey and played varsity basketball for two...
2014/07/27 02:39
2014/07/27 02:39
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... 50, expressed a desire to stay at LSU and continue working to build Louisiana’s higher education. “We’ve got an obligation,” he said. He came to LSU from California State...
2014/07/26 21:58
2014/07/26 21:58
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... of a quarter-century spent building a sphere of influence that has put him at the epicenter of North Carolina government and moved his state closer to the conservative vision he has...
2014/07/26 19:11
2014/07/26 19:11
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... Democrat issue. It's a homeowner's issue," Corbett said during a Wednesday meeting at a senior center in Bucks County. Corbett has backed a proposal from state Rep. Mike Tobash, a Republican who...
2014/07/26 13:48
2014/07/26 13:48
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Founders mounted an intellectual revolution to rewrite the meaning of the American Union. At the center of the Tea Party’s charge that America has been hijacked is a deep animus toward President...
2014/07/26 05:33
2014/07/26 05:33
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Cleve Pell take home $263,543 in total compensation, the district also paid superintendent of education Susanna Contreras Smith $228,527 in salary and benefits. The Transparent California...
2014/07/26 03:25
2014/07/26 03:25
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... the challenges confronting these often middle-class families, such as health care and higher education costs that have far outpaced the increase in families' net worth. The Great...
2014/07/25 23:44
2014/07/25 23:44
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... spend on each student found San Marcos Unified the most cost-effective in the county. The Center for American Progress, often described as a left-leaning public policy research and advocacy...
2014/07/25 20:22
2014/07/25 20:22
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... compete with their global peers. Lacking constitutional authority to legislate regarding education, Pullmann said, the federal government employed a tactic it has used many times through...
2014/07/29 09:52
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