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3 hrs ago | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Principals urged to honor directive to release certificates

Parliamentary Education Committee chair person Sabina Chege has called upon all school heads to honor the directive to release KCPE and KCSE certificates belonging to needy students.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing

7 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Waratahs' tribute to injured fan

Rugby union fanatic James Teague was supposed to be sitting in the stands watching his beloved NSW Waratahs take on the ACT Brumbies on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Australia, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Homeless couple: Man shot their dog in Sumter park

The dog was not on a leash and was growling when it charged the man around 2 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Park.

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Related Topix: Sumter, SC

KOAT-TV

Misspelled Skandera tweet upsets teachers

OTHERS WERE TAKEN FROM CORRALES. THE STATE'S TOP EDUCATION OFFICIAL RECEIVED SOME SCRUTINY AFTER MISSPELLING A WORD IN A TWEET HER OFFICE SENT OUT.

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Related Topix: Corrales, NM, Standardized Testing

Daily Dispatch

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DANIELLE HAIRSTON / Dispatch staff Rising third-graders Kamea Nelson and Ma'Ziyah Taylor count on their fingers to solve multiplication problems during a 50-question quiz Friday.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Georgia

Myrtle Beach Online

North Myrtle Beach police look for sexual assault suspect

Police in North Myrtle Beach are looking for a man in connection with an attempted sexual assault, according to an alert from the public safety department.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, North-Myrtle-Beach, SC

US News & World Report

Uncover the Hidden Costs of an MBA Education

Annual dues for business school clubs can run from $50 to $150 per year, so be sure to include these vital networking expenses in your budget.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing

Surreycomet.co.uk

Innovative, inspiring and spectacular: IYAF 2014 draws to a close this weekend

But the young performers behind the 2014 International Youth Arts Festival will take their final bow this weekend, as the curtain comes down for another year.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing

Thu Jul 24, 2014

KITV-TV

U.S. House District 1 Democratic Primary Debate - Part 2

The seven Democratic candidates vying for the U.S. House District 1 seat faced off in a debate on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Teacher guilty of sex with student released early

Hautzenroeder was sentenced and reported to prison in December. She was released from the Hamilton County Justice Center on Thursday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing

Christian Science Monitor

Thai basil pork and eggplant

Yes, it's summer and the idea of cooking anything , let alone stir-frying over a hot wok, can trigger fainting spells.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Pork, Meat, Breakfast, Vegetables, Recipes

Examiner.com

Scholarships: how are Arkansans paying for college?

If you or your child plan to attend an Arkansas college or university in the fall of 2015, it's time to start searching admissions requirements and available scholarships in order to pay for college.

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Related Topix: Arkansas, Arkansas Government, University of Arkansas, Standardized Testing, Little Rock, AR, University of Arkansas Little Rock

Myrtle Beach Online

Boating accident leads to lawsuit against Myrtle Beach tourism leader

The mother of a 14-year-old girl from Georgetown County is suing Myrtle Beach tourism leader Matthew Brittain over a boating accident that crushed the girl's hand and caused her thumb to be amputated, according to documents filed last week in federal court.

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Related Topix: Boating, Outdoor Recreation

Pasadena Weekly

Against the Odds

America's education system is unequal and unfair. Students who live in wealthy communities have huge advantages that rig the system in their favor.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Standardized Testing, San Marino, CA, Pomona, CA, Huntington Park, CA, Beverly Hills, CA

Daily Press & Argus

Graduates take the stage: Kensington Woods holds ceremony for Class of 2014

The commencement ceremony for the Kensington Woods High School Class of 2014 was held June 6 at the Whitmore Lake Performing Arts Center.

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Related Topix: Kensington Woods, MS, Standardized Testing

Myrtle Beach Online

Public asked to help find victims of sex assault suspect

Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is looking for help from the public to identify possible victims of a man being held on charges that include statutory rape and indecent liberties with a child.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Middlesboro Daily News

Pineville test scores increase by 3 points

Daily NewsDr. Robert Thomas with the Eastern Kentucky University Math Initiative spoke about scores from several standardized tests at the Pineville School Board meeting Monday.

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Related Topix: Pineville, KY, Eastern Kentucky University, Standardized Testing

The Daily Beast

Dole: Gay Marriage Holding Portman BackBy Ben Jacobs

The elder Republican implied the senator from Ohio has already risked too much with social conservatives to endorse an international convention they hate.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US Senate, Republican, Senator John Barrasso, Home Schooling

MyHighPlains.com

Texas Delays Rollout Of New Teacher Evaluations

Texas Education Commissioner Michael Williams told federal education officials the state would take an additional year to pilot a new teacher evaluation system based in part on student standardized test performance.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Standardized Testing

The News-Star

Two Delta College construction projects get green light

Louisiana Delta Community College is set to begin two major construction projects following bond sale approval by the Louisiana State Bond Commission this month.

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Related Topix: Louisiana, Winnsboro, LA, Jonesboro, LA, Standardized Testing, Bobby Jindal, US Governors

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