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  1. Boxer Shelley Watts eyeing Rio redemption with Commonwealth Games gold defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Olympian Shelley Watts has refound her passion for boxing after returning to full-time work and is planning Rio redemption with a Commonwealth Games gold medal defence on home soil. Watts was considered a medal chance at the 2016 Rio Olympics but bowed out in her first fight following a controversial split decision against Italian teenager Irma Testa.

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  2. Callaway County recognized as work-ready communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | News Tribune

    Helen Wilbers/For the News TribuneTamara Tateosian, center, executive director of the Callaway Chamber of Commerce, holds a proclamation from Gov. Eric Greitens. Leaders and business owners from around Callaway County gathered Tuesday to celebrate the county’s designation as certified work-ready.

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  3. Marshall Public Schools deserve recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Marshall Independent

    The American College Testing college readiness assessment is a standardized test for high school achievement and college admissions in the United States. While ACT scores are used as one factor in the admission process at colleges, they are also used by some states to assess the performance of schools.

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  4. ECPPS officials: District on right track despite latest gradesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Daily Advance

    Despite disappointing results from last year's state standardized testing program - including the designation of the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools as a low-performing school district - ECPPS officials are encouraged by efforts to reverse the downward trend. During a committee meeting of the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Board of Education Monday afternoon board member Virginia Houston voiced the positive outlook.

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  5. SHS looks at repairs, approves budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Times

    The board Tuesday night authorized Superintendent Matt Seaton to seek bids on the project. An architect estimates the cost to repair four of the courts would be $150,000 to $175,000 and a total of $250,000 for all seven courts, but the district will get bids for the four courts separate from the three additional courts.

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  6. SAT exam chosen as W.Va. high school assessmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    All West Virginia high school juniors will begin taking the SAT as the statewide summative assessment in spring 2018, the West Virginia Department of Education announced Wednesday, Sept.

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  7. Marlin ISD board starts new year with focus on academic accountabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... for middle school students, reviewed a safety audit report and approved a new contract with the Region 12 Education Service Center for more professional development and training opportunities. According to the districtwide improvement plan, Marlin ...

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  8. Recruiting Update: Waiting game for CanesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Daily Tribune News

    Cartersville football, as befitting a two-time defending state champion, has plenty of potential college recruits, but recently the news has been about interest and visits rather than hard offers and commitments. "Nothing much lately," Canes recruiting coordinator Antwan Toomer said.

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  9. Arts / Dance Festival leaps into actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Canberra City News

    AUSDANCE ACT's 2017 Youth Dance Festival "Right Here. Right Now." leaps into action tonight at the Canberra Theatre for a three-day season with no fewer than 1400 students from 36 schools on stage.

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  10. Carroll DaybookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Times Georgian

    ... with upcoming events the post will participate in. SAL members and guests are invited. The Carroll County Board of Education will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, September 21, at 6:30 p.m. During the regular meeting, the board will ...

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  11. Callaway County declared work-readyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Fulton Sun

    State Sen. Jeannie Riddle presents a declaration from Gov. Eric Greitens to Presiding Commissoner Gary Jungermann recognizing Callaway County's status as a work-ready county. For the past 2 years, he and many others in the community have worked to achieve the work-ready status as part of the Missouri Certified Work Ready Communities initiative.

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  12. MTSU trustees approve Byrnes as provost, pursue state building fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... of high-ability students. Trustees also approved two building projects for submission to the Tennessee Higher Education Commission, which ranks requests from the state's universities for future state funding. The university's first priority is a new ...

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  13. Harlingen teen scores in top 90 percentile for collegeRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Valley Morning Star

    The Gutierrez Middle School eighth grader has just been recognized for his high scores in the SAT part of the Duke University Talent Identification Program's seventh grade talent search.

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  14. League of Women Voters to host Rocky River candidates' forum: West Shore ChatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Cleveland.com

    ... diabetic complications from his autoimmune disease," she said. "We work hard to dispel the myths and to bring education to whomever will listen," she added. In the three years since the fundraiser began, the Kanderski family has raised more than ...

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  15. ACT Education Minister Yvette Berry cautions schools on same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Age

    ACT Education Minister Yvette Berry has reminded Canberra schools of their obligation to be inclusive after one non-government school asked parents to vote no in the postal survey on same-sex marriage. Brindabella Christian College wrote to parents last week to request the community vote against changes to the Marriage Act to ensure the school could continue to teach and model its views on Biblical marriage and family.

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  16. Safe Schools letter distributed in Canberra's northRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Age

    Parent groups and Education Minister Yvette Berry have condemned the statement, which wrongly links the postal survey on same-sex marriage with Safe Schools - an anti-bullying initiative aimed at supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex students. The anonymous leaflet draws on allegations from Canberra Liberal MLA Elizabeth Kikkert that teachers had used Safe Schools as a tool to "groom" children and encourage students to imagine having gay sex.

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  17. Re-3 students struggling with math, frameworks showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Fort Morgan Times

    "Math needed improvement," the assistant superintendent for assessment and curriculum said of the latest state-issued frameworks for Morgan County School District Re-3. The frameworks are part of how the school district receives accreditation from the Colorado Department of Education.

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  18. Local website designers give 'Dr Google' a nudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Canberra City News

    Marcus Dawe, left, and Mathew McGann "We want to expose the innovations that can really improve people's lives and give them the information they need to make good health decisions." Photo by Kathryn Vukovljak THE days of typing your health condition into Google may be over with the creation of Health Horizon, a free website that keeps consumers and clinicians up-to-date on health innovations around the world.

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  19. Moore / Feeling safe at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Canberra City News

    ... have looked after their majority. The petition presented in August by MLA Andrew Wall , shadow minister for Education, called on the government "to stop any and all current and future ACT government support and funding to the Safe Schools Coalition ...

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  20. Commissioner Weekly Co-Hosting College FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | CBS Local

    ... incumbent Republican secretary of state. Democrat Lee Announces Bid for Congress Seat Rosen Leaving A Las Vegas education advocate and philanthropist who failed in a bid for Congress in 2016 says she'll run again next year for the seat being vacated ...

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