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Washington Post
New D.C. superintendent aims to bring stability to job after years of turnoverHanseul Kang was tapped by Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) this past spring to head
New D.C. superintendent aims to bring stability to job after years of turnover
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
Hanseul Kang was tapped by Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) this past spring to head the D.C. Office of the State Superintendent of Education, an agency that has seen significant turnover since it was formed seven years ago. (Marvin Joseph/The Washington... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Education summit to gauge KasichBy Darrel Rowland and Jim Siegel Columbus Dispatch Gov. John Kasich is takin
Education summit to gauge Kasich
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
By Darrel Rowland and Jim Siegel Columbus Dispatch Gov. John Kasich is taking part in an education summit this week in New Hampshire with several other Republican presidential candidates, and he should have plenty to say. Former NBC and CNN... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts gets $700K fed grant to defray AP exam costsBOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts has received a federal grant of more than $700,000
Massachusetts gets $700K fed grant to defray AP exam costs
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts has received a federal grant of more than $700,000 to help defray costs of advanced placement exams for low-income students. The U.S. Education Department on Wednesday announced a total of $28.4 million in grants to 38... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Massachusetts gets $700K fed grant to defray AP exam costsBOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts has received a federal grant of more than $700,000
Massachusetts gets $700K fed grant to defray AP exam costs
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 15 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts has received a federal grant of more than $700,000 to help defray costs of advanced placement exams for low-income students. The U.S. Education Department on Wednesday announced a total of $28.4 million in grants to 38... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
DESE releases statewide MAP scoresMissouri students did well on last spring's math and English language arts MAP
DESE releases statewide MAP scores
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Missouri students did well on last spring's math and English language arts MAP (Missouri Assessment Program) tests, state officials said this week. The statewide numbers were released at noon today, after the state Board of Education discussed the... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Report Sparks Debate Over Arizona’s College Graduation RateThe U.S. Department of Education recently issued a report indicating Arizona’s
Report Sparks Debate Over Arizona’s College Graduation Rate
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 21 days ago
The U.S. Department of Education recently issued a report indicating Arizona’s college graduation rate is the lowest in the nation. That was followed by a news release from the Arizona Board of Regents calling for clarification and saying the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Common Core not a federal mandate, will likely remain intactThe campaign for president is under way. Its issues are numerous, but one all c
Common Core not a federal mandate, will likely remain intact
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
The campaign for president is under way. Its issues are numerous, but one all candidates have addressed is the future of the Common Core. The Common Core identifies what students should learn in reading and mathematics to better prepare them for... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
ND arguments set in Common Core education standards caseBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A Burleigh County judge is slated to hear arguments Monda
ND arguments set in Common Core education standards case
KX TV North Dakota / Posted a month ago
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A Burleigh County judge is slated to hear arguments Monday from North Dakota opponents of the Common Core education standards. Tioga Republican Rep. Bob Skarphol and three other plaintiffs want to bar the state from paying... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Two years into federal investigation, CU-Boulder forging ahead on Title IXA subtle tattoo marks Sarah Gilchriese's left shoulder blade. The word "surviv
Two years into federal investigation, CU-Boulder forging ahead on Title IX
Colorado Daily / Posted 1 months ago
A subtle tattoo marks Sarah Gilchriese's left shoulder blade. The word "survivor," etched into her skin in small, lower-case letters, is part of her identity now. "I did it in white ink because it looks like a scar, and also because if you're... Read more

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