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2014/10/30 23:43
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... all do better when we all do better.” That’s a line made famous by the late Sen. Paul Wellstone. I agree with Wellstone. But the real question is: How do we get onto the path of growth and...
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2014/10/30 21:56
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WASHINGTON (AP) – For-profit colleges with graduates unable to pay back their student loans could soon face scrutiny by the federal government. Schools with career-oriented programs that fail to...
2014/10/24 13:40
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The education issue has taken center stage in the race for lieutenant governor as the two state senators duke it out on the airwaves. Both have been central figures in shaping education policy in the...
2014/10/22 22:30
2014/10/22 22:30
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The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports department officials say they may have to raise the price of meals and eliminate bus routes if the state doesn't provide the money. The department is facing the...
2014/10/18 21:39
2014/10/18 21:39
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A bill that would cap TOPS spending and another measure that could strip the Louisiana Legislature of its authority to set college and university tuition narrowly passed their first legislative...
2014/10/17 14:56
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Charter Day School in Leland is one of four charter schools in Southeastern North Carolina managed by Roger Bacon Academy Inc.StarNewsOnline.comOctober 15, 2014 9:36 AM Versions of this story...
2014/10/16 20:46
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Past winners of the Lehigh Carbon Communiy College's Collegiate Award of Distinction: Ÿ 1991, George Southworth, former LCCC trustee and Chamber of Commerce president. Ÿ 1992, Fred Masenheimer,...
2014/10/14 23:52
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At 10:30 on a recent Tuesday morning, the lesson in Beth Maloun’s classroom, where she sat at a table for two with 8-year-old Mason Stadler, was about recognizing patterns. Laid out in front of them...
2014/10/13 22:16
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... Garcia isn't only the most qualified candidate -- he's the only qualified candidate, and that's why I'm supporting him," Smith said at a press conference today, joining several other...
2014/10/07 03:11
2014/10/07 03:11
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A bill to reform school funding co-sponsored by three Pa. Senators who represent York County is too "radical," according to a report issued last week by a Pennsylvania think tank. Two members of the...
2014/10/06 20:28
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Pre-K pilot programs are set to begin in five Indiana counties at the start of 2015 INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 6, 2014) – Pre-K education has been a hot topic in the news in recent weeks, and Monday the...
2014/10/04 16:49
2014/10/04 16:49
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The saying that the best defense is a good offense is not necessarily a strategy most wish would be applied to schools. But as the issue of school safety stemming from school shootings continues,...
2014/10/03 14:50
2014/10/03 14:50
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WASHINGTON | From Seattle to New York, elected officials are calling for more children to attend publicly funded preschool. President Barack Obama, lawmakers and local officials from both sides of...
2014/10/03 01:39
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State groups to study program before next legislative session The Louisiana Legislature didn’t push through any significant changes to the TOPS program this session, but a resolution that quietly...
2014/10/02 20:43
2014/10/02 20:43
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Among the items considered by Gov. Jerry Brown this week — as he worked to meet a Sept. 30 deadline to take action on legislation — was a bill by state Sen. Carol Liu (D-La Cañada Flintridge), which...
2014/09/30 15:00
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The state senators vying to be Texas' next lieutenant governor tore into one another Monday night during their only scheduled debate, clashing on immigration, education and tax policy while accusing...
2014/09/28 21:13
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Enrollment at Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities declined for a fourth consecutive year, slipping 1.5 percent to an estimated 110,600 students, after peaking at nearly 119,500 in 2010,...
2014/09/28 19:02
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... minutes 57 seconds ago by MIKE HASTENUnconstitutional laws remain on Louisiana's books MONROE, La. (AP) - Another state law was recently declared unconstitutional - but unless the Legislature...
2014/09/28 03:07
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JACKSON -- Supporters of a constitutional amendment to guarantee "an adequate and efficient system of free public schools" in Mississippi have less than two weeks to turn in signatures if they want...
2014/09/27 17:53
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Kids learn by reading and talking Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion One of the earliest indicators of a child’s future success is the number of words he or she hears prior to...
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