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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas students’ performance on state reading and math tests stays flat, other data measures upon the English and language arts portion on the annual tests decreased slightly
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
on the English and language arts portion on the annual tests decreased slightly over the same year, members of the Kansas State Board of Education learned on Tuesday. “I think it’s going to take a more detailed analysis of that data to actually... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Mississippi: 18 school districts on probation for violationsthe fields for which they are licensed. The commission didn’t strip accreditat
WJTV Jackson / Posted 7 hours ago
the fields for which they are licensed. The commission didn’t strip accreditation from Jackson or any other district. The state Board of Education has asked Gov. Phil Bryant to declare an emergency in the 27,000-student Jackson district, allowing... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi: 18 school districts on probation for violationsthe fields for which they are licensed. The commission didn't strip accreditat
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 hours ago
the fields for which they are licensed. The commission didn't strip accreditation from Jackson or any other district. The state Board of Education has asked Gov. Phil Bryant to declare an emergency in the 27,000-student Jackson district, allowing... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Trump’s Twitter has unprecedented influence on societythe field,” referring to players that kneel during the anthem. According to th
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 22 hours ago
the field,” referring to players that kneel during the anthem. According to the Supreme Court decision in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, any public or state-run institution that punishes students for not complying with... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Tired of waiting, Cooper wants appointees to 3 boards OK'dTim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
Tim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May and June to the Utilities Commission, State Board of Education and state employee and teacher pension system board. He says the delay for Utilities Commission... Read more
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The Daily Record
James H. DeGraffenreidt Jr. | Walters Art Museumon the boards of the Walters and the Maryland Science Center, DeGraffenreidt se
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
on the boards of the Walters and the Maryland Science Center, DeGraffenreidt served from 2008 to 2016 on the Maryland State Board of Education, acting as president from 2008 to 2011. He received a J.D. and MBA from Columbia University in 1978... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tired of waiting, Cooper wants appointees to 3 boards OK'dTim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Tim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May and June to the Utilities Commission, State Board of Education and state employee and teacher pension system board. He says the delay for Utilities Commission... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Tired of waiting, Cooper wants appointees to 3 boards OK'dTim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
Tim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May and June to the Utilities Commission, State Board of Education and state employee and teacher pension system board. He says the delay for Utilities Commission... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Tired of waiting, Cooper wants appointees to 3 boards OK'dTim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Tim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May and June to the Utilities Commission, State Board of Education and state employee and teacher pension system board. He says the delay for Utilities Commission... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Haslam Makes Appointments To State Boards And CommissionsBarber Examiners Rebecca Russell, Clinton Frank Gambuzza, Knoxville Mona Sapp
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Barber Examiners Rebecca Russell, Clinton Frank Gambuzza, Knoxville Mona Sappenfield, Memphis Amy Tanksley, Brentwood State Board of Education Haden Bawcum, Bath Springs Darrell Cobbins, Memphis Lang Wiseman, Cordova State Board of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Tired of waiting, Cooper wants appointees to 3 boards OK'dTim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Tim Moore on Monday to complain about inaction on his nominees from April, May and June to the Utilities Commission, State Board of Education and state employee and teacher pension system board. He says the delay for Utilities Commission... Read more
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MLive.com
Ann Arbor's Jeanice Swift named 2018 Michigan Superintendent of the Yearselection committee includes representatives from Michigan's various education
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
selection committee includes representatives from Michigan's various education stakeholders, including superintendents, the State Board of Education, the Michigan Parent Teacher Association, local school boards, principals and teachers. The... Read more
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MLive.com
Cesar Chavez gala celebrates college scholarships, community awardsthe Lupe Ramos-Montigny Legacy Endowed Scholarship at Grand Valley. Ramos-Mont
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
the Lupe Ramos-Montigny Legacy Endowed Scholarship at Grand Valley. Ramos-Montigny, a retired educator and member of the State Board of Education, is the founder and chair of the Committee to Honor Cesar E. Chavez. She told MLive the... Read more
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The News & Observer
New spokesman for NC school-takeover program had sued Gov. Roy Cooperthat Southside Ashpole Elementary School in Robeson County be taken over by the
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
that Southside Ashpole Elementary School in Robeson County be taken over by the state for the 2018-19 school year. The State Board of Education will vote on the recommendation by Dec. 15. Hall could have recommended up to two schools in the... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
Willis Hare off state takeover listhow important it is to help our students be able to demonstrate what they know,
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted yesterday
how important it is to help our students be able to demonstrate what they know,” she continued. In December, the State Board of Education will make their final decision on which schools will join the district for the 2018-19 school year.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Some want to change Florida education, by amending the state Constitutiongrowth in funding," she added. But the Florida PTA is not seeking major change
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
growth in funding," she added. But the Florida PTA is not seeking major changes. Commissioner Roberto Martinez, a former State Board of Education member, has filed a proposal to end the Blaine Amendment. While he acknowledged it could lead to... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Franklin, Bozrah exploring school mergerregional school districts in the state, only three have per pupil expenditures
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
regional school districts in the state, only three have per pupil expenditures at or below the state average, according to state Board of Education figures for 2016-2017. In Franklin, the per pupil expenditure stands at $15,607, while Bozrah’s is... Read more
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Al.com
Now it's time to pick a new Alabama school superintendent. How?The state board of education has begun sorting through how it intends to find t
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
The state board of education has begun sorting through how it intends to find the next state superintendent of education. During their Oct. 12 work session, Vice President Stephanie Bell presented parameters for the board to consider and asked the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Documents shed more light on proposed Boise Sports Parkand if Boise State officials agree to terms that would warrant the next step, t
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
and if Boise State officials agree to terms that would warrant the next step, the university would take the proposal to the State Board of Education. He also reiterated that Dr. Kustra has been open about the possibility of a collaborative project... Read more
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New Kerala
Girl Scouts of the USA selects ALPFA to Engage Latinas Across America - newkerala news #280038financial literacy and work readiness. Garcia previously served as the Chairman
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
financial literacy and work readiness. Garcia previously served as the Chairman of the U.S. Air Force Board of Visitors, and on the Florida State Board of Education. Share it!Girl Scouts of the USA selects ALPFA to Engage Latinas Acro... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Colorado editorials: We should elect Public Utilities Commissionthe public to elect each member of a seven-member Public Utilities Commission,
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
the public to elect each member of a seven-member Public Utilities Commission, as we elect members of the Colorado State Board of Education. Elect a member from each congressional district, in conjunction with each congressional election.... Read more
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MLive.com
Republican lawmaker pushing to eliminate 'irrelevant' State Board of EducationA key Republican in the Michigan Legislature is again pushing to eliminate the
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
A key Republican in the Michigan Legislature is again pushing to eliminate the State Board of Education, saying the eight-member publicly-elected body is "irrelevant" and "mired in identity politics with little regard for academics." A resolution... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
There's a push to eliminate the Michigan education board: Here's whyA resolution in the Michigan Legislature pushes for the elimination of the Stat
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
A resolution in the Michigan Legislature pushes for the elimination of the State Board of Education, but voters would have the final say over the fate of the elected body. The proposal was met with mixed reaction this morning during a meeting of the... Read more
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The News & Observer
More NC students stay home to go to class. But they’re in low-performing schoolsa virtual school in Pennsylvania decided not to renew its management contract w
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
a virtual school in Pennsylvania decided not to renew its management contract with the company. In North Carolina, the State Board of Education approved the schools reluctantly, and only after the state legislature passed a law requiring the... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
‘Unsalvageable’through the appeals process. Quigley said that, if the board voted to recommend
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
through the appeals process. Quigley said that, if the board voted to recommend revocation, the matter would go before the State Board of Education in November. Based on the State Board’s decision, the school would then be able to initiate the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
A sensible school calendar for Howard County [Editorial]have to apply for waivers or reduce days allocated for spring break if winter i
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
have to apply for waivers or reduce days allocated for spring break if winter is harsh. They will ask for a waiver from the state Board of Education to keep doors open on Presidents Day. (The state requires 180 days of instruction. County teachers,... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Educators across Rock River Valley honored by stateStephenson and Winnebago counties make Illinois' Those Who Excel list Corina C
The Journal-Standard / Posted 6 days ago
Stephenson and Winnebago counties make Illinois' Those Who Excel list Corina Curry Staff writer @corinacurry The Illinois State Board of Education today announced the winners of the state’s Those Who Excel awards honoring outstanding classroom... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, National Anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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The Telegraph
Citizen rallys for awareness of alleged Alton School District ‘backdoor referendum’Gov. Bruce Rauner and legislators a few months back, the school district is pro
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner and legislators a few months back, the school district is projected to receive $900,000 from the Illinois State Board of Education but lose Corporate Personal Property Replacement Taxes totaling roughly $1.3 million. Though a... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Enrollment finally dips at Dunlap schools ... for now40 students since then, the sixth-day enrollment data is the official number us
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
40 students since then, the sixth-day enrollment data is the official number used for official purposes by the Illinois State Board of Education. It is also the number used in calculations for future disbursements of the County Schools... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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ajc.com
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Do students have to stand for the Pledge, anthem?Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, th
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
Allegiance. Still the law. https://t.co/4YBGFzLMRi Yes, they can. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court held in West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, that forcing a student to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, then punishing them if they... Read more
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The News & Observer
Your teenager’s charter-school transcript may get a state auditKestrel Heights High School, a Durham charter school, rally in support of the s
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Kestrel Heights High School, a Durham charter school, rally in support of the school on Jan. 31, 2017. The next day, the NC State Board of Education started discussing whether Kestrel should be shut down for issuing high school diplomas to dozens of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Police seek education official for DUI probation violationdrunken driving arrests is being sought by police on allegations he violated pr
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 days ago
drunken driving arrests is being sought by police on allegations he violated probation. The Connecticut Post reports that state Board of Education member Stephen Wright did not report to his probation officer as required after finishing a 120-day... Read more
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The News & Observer
How flight to NC charters changed one school districtHeights, a charter school, for middle school. That was before the eight-year sc
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Heights, a charter school, for middle school. That was before the eight-year scandal of inadequate credits that forced the State Board of Education to shut down Kestrel’s high school. Brodie said she had been happy at Kestrel. She wanted a... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Police seek education official for DUI probation violationdrunken driving arrests is being sought by police on allegations he violated pr
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
drunken driving arrests is being sought by police on allegations he violated probation. The Connecticut Post reports that state Board of Education member Stephen Wright did not report to his probation officer as required after finishing a 120-day... Read more
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MLive.com
What parents want to know about school performanceSixty-three percent of parents surveyed ranked that area as most important. Th
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
Sixty-three percent of parents surveyed ranked that area as most important. The findings were released Tuesday during the State Board of Education's monthly meeting. The focus groups were held by Lansing-based Public Policy Associates and come as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NLR Fit to Live chief to run for state HouseDick Jeter Road in North Little Rock. "We need to have a conversation about ho
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Dick Jeter Road in North Little Rock. "We need to have a conversation about how we draw those lines." State law gives the state Board of Education the authority to approve the annexation or consolidation of school districts. Henry added that he... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Act 46 plan sails in Rutland Townvoters in support, Rutland Town endorsed the plan proposed by the Rutland Town
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
voters in support, Rutland Town endorsed the plan proposed by the Rutland Town School Board, which was also accepted by the State Board of Education in late August. Lynette Gallipo, longtime chairwoman of the Rutland Town School Board, said she was... Read more
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The News & Observer
Group tied to rich donor who backed NC school takeover law now wants to run those schoolsmeeting organized by Defend Durham Schools in response to the selection of Lake
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
meeting organized by Defend Durham Schools in response to the selection of Lakewood and Glenn Elementary Schools by the State Board of Education as part of a new “Innovative School District,” led by Dr. Eric Hall, which will turn some... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Student says she was expelled for sitting during the Pledge of Allegianceher out of school, this violated her First Amendment right,” Kallinen stated. T
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
her out of school, this violated her First Amendment right,” Kallinen stated. The 1943 Supreme Court case West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, which permits students the ability to opt out of the Pledge of Allegiance, was... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Student says she was expelled for sitting during the Pledge of Allegianceher out of school, this violated her First Amendment right,” Kallinen stated. T
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
her out of school, this violated her First Amendment right,” Kallinen stated. The 1943 Supreme Court case West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, which permits students the ability to opt out of the Pledge of Allegiance, was... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Student says she was expelled for sitting during the Pledge of Allegianceher out of school, this violated her First Amendment right,” Kallinen stated. T
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
her out of school, this violated her First Amendment right,” Kallinen stated. The 1943 Supreme Court case West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, which permits students the ability to opt out of the Pledge of Allegiance, was... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Student says she was expelled for sitting during the Pledge of Allegianceher out of school, this violated her First Amendment right,” Kallinen stated. T
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
her out of school, this violated her First Amendment right,” Kallinen stated. The 1943 Supreme Court case West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette, which permits students the ability to opt out of the Pledge of Allegiance, was... Read more
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