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  1. How the NYU School of Engineering will Spend its Summer Vacation: STEM, STEM, and More STEMRead the original story

    10 min ago | Digital Post Production

    NYU Students and Incubator Entrepreneurs Join NYU Faculty as Instructors and Mentors to Middle and High School Students and Teachers; Professors Open Labs for Real ResearchNew York City Schools Chance... will be the gathering place for the intellectually curious this summer.

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  2. New autism-specialized charter school to open in Pleasant GroveRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... and accommodate student needs." PLEASANT GROVE - Public school wasn't working and a six-month stretch of home schooling was exhausting, but Jessica Schmutz was determined to find a way to educate her autistic son. "I was looking into starting my own ...

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  3. 13 Things You Need to Know About Bowe BergdahlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | RollingStone

    The late Michael Hastings wrote the definitive magazine profile of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for Rolling Stone in June 2012.

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  4. In Syracuse schools, a grandparent for every first- and second-grade classroomRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Second-grade teacher Rosa Trapasso leads her class in a reading exercise at Porter Elementary School last year.

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  5. Forging ahead togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Johannah Willsey's first mosaic was on a trivet forged by her husband. That first creation - which would lead to a full-time family business - was the beginning of a "collaborative process," Willsey said.

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  6. Home-school parents fight Common Core education standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | TBD.com

    ... they choose, but many of these parents still have a big beef with the standards. Facebook groups such as "Home Schooling Without Common Core," have popped up. A Home School Legal Defense Association produced video on the standards has been viewed ...

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  7. Election View: Sutherland wants to save America for next generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    ... parents can decide which educational facility is best for their child, whether public, charter, private or in-home schooling, not a state or federal bureaucracy. We need to fix the VA by firing those who prove incompetent and allow our veterans to ...

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  8. Summer schooledRead the original story

    Yesterday | Western Star

    This summer my kids have no camps, no lessons, no plans, no pressure. They're chilling at home, exploring our new neighbourhood, hanging with friends.

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  9. Inquest due to be held into death of tragic bullied teenager Simon BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    Sacked Cabinet Minister Alun Davies could face an attempt from his constituency party to de-select him as a Labour Assembly Member The Blaenau Gwent AM was fired by Carwyn Jones yesterday and now faces a battle to hold on to his Assembly seat The Bluebirds are set to profit after Fulham agreed a mega deal to take 29-goal hitman McCormack to Craven ... (more)

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  10. St. Tammany Parish Public Schools will hold registrations for new studentsRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Times-Picayune

    ... going to another school because of grade promotion), students who are entering the school system from home schooling, and parents or court-appointed guardians who do not have the required proof of residency must complete an Assignment/Transfer ...

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  11. 'Army of Christians' Ready to Help Migrant ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Free Republic

    Some churches in Texas are frustrated because they want to help the flood of immigrant children that have crossed the border into America this year.

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  12. Leesburg teen steps up for touring musical 'Brothers of the Knight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | The Washington Post

    As your mom and dad always say: practice, practice, practice! That's how you get really good at something, and that's exactly what dancer Kaeli Ware has done for most of her 14 years.

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  13. Common Core upsets home-schooling parentsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... they choose, but many of these parents still have a big beef with the standards. Facebook groups such as "Home Schooling Without Common Core," have popped up. A Home School Legal Defense Association produced video on the standards has been viewed ...

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  14. What if School Didn't Exist? A thought experimentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Psychology Today

    ... realized that with a world full of great educational websites plus Google, an iPad would much enhance their home schooling. Fortunate for him, a decade ago, Mary had one friend, and she worked at Apple and gave Mary a free iPad including permanent ...

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  15. Carnation Fourth grand marshal Anthony Smith wants to be part of close-knit communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Snoqualmie Valley Record

    People stopped their work in a Valley coffee shop when Dr. Anthony Smith came to the counter.

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  16. Dog days of summer take toll on columnist's poochRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... it probably will hurt are ultraconservative Jennifer Sullivan, a 23-year-old woman uneducated beyond home schooling, and Joseph Stephens, a conspiracy theorist who says he thinks that the media are trying to force Americans into communism. Stephens ...

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  17. Meet Boy Wonder Tanishq AbrahamRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Rediff.com

    Admission to high-IQ Mensa society at 4, college at 7, high school diploma at 10, currently a medical correspondent for the CBS talk show The Doctors and if all goes well a PhD in the near future, Tanishq Abraham is all set for academic glory, reports George Joseph.

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  18. Oakwood's Bobby Pierce Continues Dirt Track Success at 17-Years-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Oakwood -- He has the car, a fully-stocked garage, and the wins. He also has one of the sport's best nicknames -- the Smooth Operator.

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  19. A new resource center gives teens a chance to drop out and be their own teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... and teacher John Holt began writing books that lambasted the traditional education system and advocated for a home schooling model that put the child at the steering wheel. At the time, his arguments made him a minor celebrity. He had TV appearances ...

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  20. Pupils solve the world's problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Press On-Line

    Beauty queens all over the world may be wishing for it, but a group of Christchurch pupils are actually making world peace happen.

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