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  1. As No Child Left Behind is tossed out, Ohio plans a new approach to testing and school...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Prepare, as well, to speak up this fall if you want to change the way Ohio handles testing and how it judges schools. The new law passed by Congress last fall replaces the often-villified No Child Left Behind laws - a package passed in 2001 that made education "accountability" a constant focus and that brought increased testing, more state ratings of schools and penalties against schools that did not meet improvement standards.

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  2. Citizenship blossoms in planting of gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Cynthia Basteri, summer-school director and grant writer for the school system, said this is a grant-supported program involved more than of 50 students in the summer credit-recovery program. "The students themselves came up with the idea to build this garden addition that is accessible to those folks who might be in a wheel chair, or can't bend over," Basteri said.

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  3. Amanda-Clearcreek superintendent resigns before end of contractRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Amanda-Clearcreek district in Fairfield County will have another leader for the 2016-17 school year, after the school board pushed out its superintendent of four years. The board voted last week to accept the resignation of David Gaul, who was hired in 2012 under a two-year contract, and buy out the remaining year on his current three-year contract.

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  4. Best education leaves room for mistakesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

    Nothing says back to school more than walking into your local Walmart and seeing the glorious array of school supplies greeting you. Having been in education all of my life, I have to admit I love the start of school and its offer of new beginnings for all involved.

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  5. New assistant superintendent, athletic director join RSU 3 ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Harbor Times Soup

    Jean Skorapa, a 29-year education veteran, will replace Debra McIntyre as the district's assistant superintendent and director of curriculum assessment. McIntyre is leaving the district, Superintendent Paul Austin said, to pursue other professional opportunities.

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  6. Turkish President to withdraw lawsuits filed for insultRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Ankara, July 30 : Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he was withdrawing all lawsuits against people charged with insulting him as he was inspired by the feelings of unity in the wake of a failed attempted coup. "For one time only, I will be forgiving and withdrawing all cases against the many disrespects and insults that have been levelled against me," Hurriyet Daily News quoted Erdogen as saying late Friday at a ceremony to commemorate the over 300 people killed during the July 15 failed coup attempt.

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  7. Taylor Ziegler Sarina White Kendall McCormick Haley Hanna Kaelyn...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | FindLaw

    TAYLOR ZIEGLER, SARINA WHITE, KENDALL MCCORMICK, HALEY O'HANNA, KAELYN DRAZKOWSKI, TYLAR JORDAN, MORGAN KLEABIR, SCOTT BROTHERS, and TIM ALLEN, Plaintiffs - Appellants, v. MARTIN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT, JENSEN BEACH HIGH SCHOOL, GREG LAWS, in his official capacity as Principal of Jensen Beach High School, THERESA IULIUCCI, in her official capacity as Assistant Principal of Jensen Beach High School, LORIE KANE, in her official capacity as Dean of Students of Jensen Beach High School, NORM BRUSH, in his official capacity as Resource Officer of Jensen Beach High School, and WILLIAM SNYDER, in his official capacity as Sheriff of Martin County, Defendants - Appellees.

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  8. D. H., a minor by his mother, Angela Dawson, Plaintiff-Appellee, v....Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | FindLaw

    D. H., a minor by his mother, Angela Dawson, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. CLAYTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT, et al., Defendants, TYRUS MCDOWELL, former Eddie White Academy Assistant Principal; individually, Defendant-Appellant.

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  9. Scarsdale's Hoff-Barthelson School Festival Orchestra Stages AuditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    Hoff-Barthelson Music School's Festival Orchestra will hold auditions for the 2016-17 season on Wednesday, Sept. 7, in Scarsdale.

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  10. Could School Cause PTSD?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    On the first day of preschool, Mo freaked out at the thought of his mother leaving him without her. That was a frightening first half-hour after which he calmed.

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  11. Calling All Writers and Authors; the Authors' Zone Announces the 3rd Annual Writers ConferenceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR.com

    Pittsburgh, PA, July 30, 2016 -- -- The Authors' Zone announces the 3rd Annual Writers Conference on September 10, 2016 from 8AM to 5PM at the Double Tree, 1 Bigelow Square in downtown Pittsburgh. The Authors' Zone writing event is an opportunity for writers and aspiring authors to receive intense instruction over the course of one day and to discuss manuscripts with editors, attend workshops and network with successful writers, editors and publishers.

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  12. Smart classrooms give tech boost to learningRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | USA Today

    Smart classrooms give tech boost to learning Digital natives grew up with smartphones. Now, they're finally getting smart classrooms.

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  13. Migrant summer school helps fill education gapsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Washington Times

    With paper cutters and tape, Jose Juarez and his middle school peers made marble mazes on a June afternoon. But once migrant summer school ended, 14-year-old Jose would labor in Hazelton bean fields again.

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  14. Three Students Picked for Umana FellowshipRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | East Boston Times-Free Press

    This summer's Mario Umana Fellowship in Public Service recipients Nicole Oliveira, Ivan Martinez, David Wilson. All three East Boston High Schoolers have all been selected to work a paid internship in public service and/or law.

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  15. Teacher strike won't mean no school for all studentsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Times Observer

    As long as a school's teachers are not part of the Warren County Education Association, that school should not feel strong impacts in the event of a teacher strike. In the case of a strike and the WCEA has announced its intention to strike effective Sept.

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  16. Leek High School students face practical challenges as part of their Enterprise DayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

    Teenagers at Leek High School left their uniforms behind and swapped their usual lessons for practical challenges to learn about the world of business for an end-of-term Enterprise Day. A team from Buxton-based Brighter Futures visited the Springfield Road school and put the buzz into business with a series of Apprentice-style tasks which included designing, building and promoting a new white knuckle ride for 'Bolton Towers'.

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  17. Decatur school system needs waiver from state to implement intervention planRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    Instead of having physical education 30 minutes per day, Decatur City Schools wants students to get their PE time three days per week in 45-minute sessions and increase the amount of time teachers spend on intervention the other two days. DECATUR DAILY/FILE Instead of having physical education 30 minutes per day, Decatur City Schools wants students to get their PE time three days per week in 45-minute sessions and increase the amount of time teachers spend on intervention the other two days.

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  18. Rolling RobotRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    Members of the Texas High School T-Bot Robotics Club let College Hill Middle School students drive their robot Titan before the end of the fifth day of the Trash Trek Robotics Camp on Friday, July 29, 2016 at Eagle Hall at Texas A&M University-Texarkana. The camp, which was provided by A&M-Texarkana, was run by Texas High School T-Bot Robotics Club members.

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  19. Ex-bus driver convicted of reckless conduct for crashRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    A former New Hampshire school bus driver could face up to 10 years in prison after being convicted in connection with a crash that left three students injured. Jurors deliberated for several hours Thursday before finding Stephanie Boyd guilty of reckless conduct, two counts of simple assault and one count of endangering the welfare of a child.

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  20. Two Rivers WWII veteran, 90, receives high school diplomaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Graduation season has ended for the 17- and 18-year-old class of 2016, but one man experienced the yearly tradition of holding a diploma and wearing a graduation cap at the age of 90 on Tuesday afternoon. After 73 years, Don Meneau finally received his high school diploma, the Herald Times Reporter reported.

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