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  1. New Harbor Capital invests in Blueprint and Next StepRead the original story

    Monday Apr 16 | PE Hub

    ... (" Next Step "), two independent test preparation companies. The two companies were combined into Blueprint Education Holdings as the first step in a growth strategy. New Harbor Capital simultaneously completed majority equity investments in two ...

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  2. The most disproportionately popular college major in every US...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | SFGate

    These local Fox anchors criticized a Black student who received a full ride to 20 colleges. One of the anchors Fox 5 Morning News DC stated, "It's a little ridiculous that this kid applied to 20 taking away a spot and basically waitlisting another kid."

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  3. New Future Ready Preps To Transform Student Experience In Middle SchoolRead the original story

    Monday Apr 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... to personalized success. The acronym SPRINT stands for STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) education, Professional learning, Rich learning experiences, Individualized learning, a Nurturing environment for students, and access to ...

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  4. ACT-SO Recognizes Top Students In Annual CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Chattanooga Hamilton County Branch of the NAACP recognized the medal winners of the 13th Annual ACT-SO competition.

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  5. Lisbon student recipient of prestigious scholastic awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | The Review

    It took 27 years before a Lisbon high school senior won a prestigious local award that recognizes academic excellence and leadership. Now the school district has its second in as many years.

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  6. Facing Rejection at the End of the MBA Admissions SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Stacy Blackman Consulting

    ... a part-time, weekend or evening program may be the way to go. You'll still make lifelong friends, get a top-notch education, have access to the same alumni network as the full-time program and earn the same degree in the end! Forgo business school. ...

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  7. High school student gets top scores on ACT ExamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Seattle Times

    St. John Paul II High School junior John Greer has achieved that rarest of distinctions on the ACT test - the highest possible composite score of 36. While not every college-bound student can ace the test - only one out of every thousand students who take the ACT earn a top score - Greer said he is happy to share test-taking tips as testing season gets underway in earnest this spring. To put Greer's achievement in perspective, out of more than two million U.S. high school students in the class of 2017 who took the ACT, only 2,760 managed to get the highest possible score.

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  8. Puerto Rico's Recovery Efforts Continue a Half Year After Hurricane MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Teen Vogue

    ... of charters and private school vouchers, a move spearheaded by Julia Keleher, Puerto Rico's Secretary of Education - an appointed outsider whose contract reportedly guarantees her a exorbitant Meanwhile, austerity cuts are demanded by the ...

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  9. Inspirational Athlete: Islander born with PDD becomes standout basketball playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | SILive.com

    At three years old he was diagnosed with Pervasive Development Disorder that impaired his motor skills making simple day-to-day activities a struggle. PDD also made him educationally challenged.

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  10. Buffalo Public Schools crunching final budget numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | WNED

    ... Schools Superintendent Kriner Cash said there is another problem: rising ranks of students in special education and who are English Language Learners are raising costs. "The ELL I'm not as concerned with because really we had a 2,000+ student ...

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  11. Her job is improving student performance: Has Harrisburg schools superintendent succeeded?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | PennLive.com

    ... who "demonstrate interest in and enthusiasm for a rigorous educational experience focused on a well-rounded education," according to the application form. Contrary to scores in at Harrisburg High School, the SciTech campus test scores were generally ...

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  12. Club Z! Tutoring of Irvine Opens for Business: Offering Free Tutoring ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | PRWeb

    Club Z! Tutoring of Irvine, CA, proudly serving families in Irvine, Kathryn, Woodbridge, Northwood, and Orchard Hills, is celebrating its official grand opening with special offers, including FREE online homework help, and a FREE SAT or ACT diagnostic test. Local families are encouraged to like and follow the Club Z! Tutoring of Irvine Facebook page to participate in all of its grand opening special offers and promotions or call 669-2770 to register.

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  13. Carencro's Alfred ready to be a freshman againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | The Daily Advertiser

    Carencro's Key Alfred, a UL signee, ready to be a freshman again Key Alfred likes the idea of being a small fish in a big pond.

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  14. Learning a lesson about Success AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | New York Daily News

    I recently met a Success Academy success story, and he revealed to me a critical truth about the controversial New York charter school chain, and about American public education. I was shooting hoops at my local court on the edge of Harlem when I was joined by a teenager in an "SA" pullover.

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  15. New tool focuses on student portfoliosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | District Administration

    In an effort to support project-based learning, Defined Learning announced its latest extension to Defined STEM, the Portfolio Assessment Manager. The all-encompassing new platform is designed to help teachers grade project-based assignments and create student portfolios to measure growth over time.

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  16. Stream of thoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | NWAonline

    Some weeks there are too many topics to restrict a column to just one and/or a backlog of opinions that needs to be cleared; hence the following: a The most annoying part of our debate over guns is David Hogg, who has been granted oracle status by the liberal media only because of his willingness to spout anti-gun, anti-NRA gibberish consistent with their agenda. But gibberish is still gibberish, however self-righteously expressed.

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  17. Getting teachers comfortable with technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | District Administration

    Sam Frenzel is a writer for Teach.com based in upstate New York. He covers topics including education policy, teacher welfare and classroom technology.

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  18. Walter Award winner puts Lisbon schools in positive lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Morning Journal

    It took 27 years before a Lisbon high school senior won a prestigious local award that recognizes academic excellence and leadership. Now the school district has its second in as many years.

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  19. Teacher raises alone won't improve Arizona's schoolsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 15 | World News Report

    So on a Thursday afternoon right about the time school bells rang, the #RedForEd movement to raise teacher pay and restore education funding finally saw #Green. There was Gov. Doug Ducey centerstage, surrounded by grinning educators and legislators, vowing to give Arizona teachers precisely the 20 percent pay raise they have been demanding for weeks.

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  20. Top Ohio schools announcedRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 15 | Portsmouth Daily Times

    ... far surpass statewide academic standards, with each earning a rating of "Excellent" through the Ohio Department of Education. Additionally, Indian Hill High School placed in Newsweek's ranking of the nation's top 100 high schools for six straight ...

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