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  1. Reform pension systemRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    The state legislature not only has failed, but has refused to reform state pension systems that have become a festering rip-off of Pennsylvania taxpayers. State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale announced Monday that his office will conduct a performance audit of the plans covering public school and state employees, largely to determine if the plans - and taxpayers, - are getting value from the hundreds of millions of dollars paid each year to the plans' contracted investment managers.

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  2. W-B Area appeals state order to disclose building plansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    CHRISTOPHER DOLAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE The Wilkes-Barre Area School District plans to demolish Coughlin High School's main building and annex and build a new high school in its place that would merge Coughlin and Meyers high schools. WILKES-BARRE - The Wilkes-Barre Area School District has filed a petition asking the Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas to overturn a state order that the district disclose plans and specifications for its proposed new high school and the renovated Mackin school.

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  3. Faces change but rip-off constantRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    A Scranton Times-Tribune All Access subscription gets you complete access to both our print and digital publications, delivered to your home, desktop and mobile devices 7 days a week Digital Only Subscription Read the digital SMART Edition of The Times-Tribune on your PC or mobile device, and have 24/7 access to breaking news, local sports, contests, and more at thetimes-tribune.com or on our mobile apps. Digital Services Have news alerts sent to your mobile device, read the Smart Edition sign up for daily newsletters, activate your all access, enter contests, take quizzes, download our mobile apps and see the latest e-circulars.

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  4. Three days to file for borough, North Pole elective officeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The filing period for borough elective office closes Friday, and two of six seats up for election on the Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly and borough school board remain uncontested.

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  5. 5 lessons learned from replacing whiteboards with touchscreensRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ESchool News

    We know that it's no longer possible to prepare students for the real world and provide an excellent education without integrating technology into the classroom. At Duval County Public Schools in Jacksonville, Fla-the 20th largest school district in the nation-our mission is to deliver educational excellence in each classroom and school, every day, to give all our students a chance at success.

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  6. AUSD board OKs bond for Nov. 8 ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

    The Alisal Union School District Board of Trustees voted 4 to 0 Tuesday to place a $70 million bond on the Nov. 8 ballot. AUSD board OKs bond for Nov. 8 ballot The Alisal Union School District Board of Trustees voted 4 to 0 Tuesday to place a $70 million bond on the Nov. 8 ballot.

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  7. Joplin School Board Discusses Search For New SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    The Joplin School Board will move quickly to find a new superintendent. During a session with search firm Ray and Associates at Tuesday's regular School Board meeting, a September 23rd deadline for applications was set..with the goal of getting to two finalists by November 1st.

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  8. Redmond School Board chooses Bennett to fill vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Redmond School District Board of Directors has selected Travis Bennett of Redmond to the district's five member governing board. A total of three individuals were interviewed for the board vacancy during a board meeting held at the district office on July 21. Candidates Dearric Winchester, Michael Baumgartner and Travis Bennett were each interviewed for 45 minutes.

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  9. The Gabbard Team, Keller Williams Realty, Listed a Springfield Township Home for SaleRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR.com

    Cincinnati, OH, July 27, 2016 -- -- The home is listed by Springfield Township real estate agent Bill Gabbard, Keller Williams Realty. The Springfield Township home for sale is located in the zip code area 45240 at 1852 Fullerton Drive.

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  10. Penta Racks Up Endorsements for Collier County School Board District 2Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR.com

    Collier County School Board candidate Louise Penta is pleased to announce that she has received several key endorsements in her campaign for the District 2 seat in the August 30 election.

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  11. Concerns about regionalizing lower gradesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    After listening to a brief overview of the conditions of the pre-kindergarten through grade eight school districts in Somerset and Berkley, members of the regional planning board last Tuesday voiced concerns about including those two school districts in one Somerset Berkley Regional School District with the high school. The regional planning board, made up of six members from Somerset and six members from Berkley, is studying whether the elementary schools and middle schools in the two towns should join together with Somerset Berkley Regional High School in one regional school district.

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  12. In Our Schools: Students studying, practicing and competing throughout the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wave

    Committed students are working jobs and internships. They are volunteering, gaining experience and racking up community service hours.

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  13. PM says compulsory education a priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    Prime Minister Andrew Holness has reiterated the Government's objective to make education compulsory for children three to 18 years old. "It is a little bit more advanced than saying that everyone must be in school.

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  14. Policing playground bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Central Western Daily

    SAFETY FIRST: Canobolas Zone Local Area Command Senior Constable Greg Treavors addressed students from kindergarten to year two. PHOTO: ZENIO LAPKA 072716zl "We need to get the message out that kids aren't alone and not to keep it inside," Senior Constable Treavors said.

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  15. Survey: Kids say schools are getting safer, but bullying more commonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Seventh-, ninth- and 11th-graders in California took part in a survey last year about school safety, substance abuse, bullying and other topics. Here are some findings: The California Healthy Kids Survey, done every two years since 1985, asked more than 36,000 middle and high school students across the state about campus safety, substance use, mental health and other issues.

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  16. Call for action to stop Islamophobia in SD UnifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    San Diego Unified School District board members voted unanimously Tuesday in favor of a plan to address Islamophobia and bullying of Muslim students. "You guys are essentially the reason why this district is one of the safest in the nation," said Hanif Mohebi, executive director of the San Diego chamber of the Council on American-Islamic Relations.

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  17. Beaufort County School District holds annual golf tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

    More than 30 four-player teams competed Monday in the Beaufort County School District's third annual "Swinging with the Superintendent" golf tournament, with all proceeds going to a scholarship program that pays two years of college tuition to qualified students. The Building a Better Beaufort Scholarship - also known as "B3" - covers up to two years of tuition costs at the Technical College of the Lowcountry for Beaufort County high school graduates who have at least a 2.75 GPA.

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  18. Will construction projects finish before class starts?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    A s teachers set up their classrooms and parents buy school supplies, construction crews are wrapping up some projects at local schools and preparing for others. Some projects, including parking lot work at Center Grove High School and building a new elementary school wing at Indian Creek Intermediate School, are set to finish just before students return for the next school year.

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  19. City garage entrance getting - kaleidoscopic view'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Republic

    A brightly colored mural depicting a "Kaleidoscopic View" of Columbus has been chosen to line the Jackson Street garage entryway as a city Bicentennial project. Cristina Tuttle, an Ivy Tech Community College School of Art & Design student, created the winning design.

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  20. Santa Monica, Malibu Families to Receive Applications for Free School MealsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The LookOut news

    With about a third of all students already qualifying, Santa Monica-Malibu public school officials Tuesday said families and guardians are being notified of the financial requirements next fall for students to receive free or reduced priced breakfasts and lunches. To be eligible for free meals , incomes must range from $20,709 or less annually for a household of two persons to $53,157 a year for a household of eight, the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District announced.

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