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  1. Final Lineup Announced for Morristown's 'Festival of Books'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Radical Underground, the FBI, and the Forgotten Age of Revolutionary Violence ) A sweeping look at how public education and the teaching profession have evolved and where we may be headed-including hot-button topics, such as standardized testing. ...

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  2. College attendance by DV grads down byRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Pike County Courier

    ... SATs and drop-out rates was tempered by the news that the percentage of graduates continuing to post-secondary education is going down, from highs of 89 percent in 2005 and 90 percent in 2012, to this year's 80 percent. Those percentages are for ...

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  3. Health providers still prescribing expensive malaria drugs in Nigeria ...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Medical News

    Health providers trained to perform malaria rapid diagnostic tests are still prescribing valuable malaria medicines to patients who do not have malaria, according to new research published in PLOS ONE . Almost 5,000 participants from 40 communities took part in the study, at a variety of public health facilities, pharmacies and drug stores in the Nigerian state of Enugu.

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  4. Do You Love Your TI Calculator?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Tell the world why you love TI in a video featuring your TI calculator, post the video to your Twitter or Instagram with #ilyTIcontest and you could win a classroom visit with Mayim Bialik. Only videos are eligible for a visit with Mayim.

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  5. Ducks coach Kwame Agyeman is studying more than the playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... was smarter than I performed." "The hard way" required paying for night classes through Northwestern's continuing education program in its School of Professional Studies, where his classmates were halfway through careers, fitting in a degree when ...

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  6. A decade of challenges and successes in New Orleans schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AEI

    ... These changes are the topic of a one day event at AEI on Wednesday, September 16, " Ten years after Katrina: Education reform in New Orleans ," which will be hosted jointly by AEI, the Center for American Progress and the Education Research Alliance ...

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  7. A 14 Year Old Commits To Boston College, As Hockey Recruiting Grows More AbsurdRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | BC Interruption

    ... least those recruited players are adults who are capable of making appropriate and responsible choices about their education and career future. Nobody really thinks a 14-year-old is equipped to do this. Coaches obviously can't unilaterally disarm in ...

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  8. Illinois Ranked #1 Among ACT ScoresRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    ... 20.7 for the class of 2015. That puts the state in the #1 ranking, tied with Colorado. In addition, State Board of Education spokesperson Matt Vanover says they saw some gains in the number of students meeting college readiness benchmarks. "When ...

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  9. Health workers wasting expensive malaria drugs in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Health providers trained to perform malaria rapid diagnostic tests are still prescribing valuable malaria medicines to patients who do not have malaria, according to new research published in PLOS ONE. Almost 5,000 participants from 40 communities took part in the study, at a variety of public health facilities, pharmacies and drug stores in the Nigerian state of Enugu.

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  10. The 50 best colleges where students earn high starting salariesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    The list ranks colleges by median starting salary, average SAT score, and a survey that asked over 1,000 Business Insider readers to choose the colleges that best prepare their students for success after graduation. Read our full methodology here.

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  11. Benefits Provided By the Best Music Institute in KolkataRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... benefits as well. If music is learned very carefully, then research has shown that the effects of music education can have a positive and long lasting impact. Being the best music institute in Kolkata, LCM Kolkata provides world class training in ...

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  12. The new oppressed - religions claim underdog status in same-sex marriage debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    One wonders where this new sensitivity to hurt feelings was as generations of young gay and lesbian people were marginalised, denied basic respect, and actively discriminated against? Who would have predicted that out of the robust debate around marriage equality we would see the crystallisation of a whole new victim class: the persecuted mainstream. Writing in Fairfax Media on Monday, Dr Mark D Thompson, principal of the Moore Theological College, added his name to the chorus of Christian and conservative figures lamenting a lack of respect and an absence of courtesy in the same-sex marriage debate.

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  13. Caldwell High School earns highest ACT scores in five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily-Jeff.com

    "It could be the highest they've been in a long time," said Principal Devvon Dettra. "That's as far back as we can possibly go.

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  14. Study: Kentucky Students Not Prepared For College-Level SchoolworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... cent of black students hit ACT's benchmark scores, compared to 65 percent of white students. In June, the Board of Education discussed a plan to reduce the number of students performing at the 'novice level' to reduce the achievement gaps.

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  15. A teacher helps a student go over questions on study tests during prep for the ACT test.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Cincinnati.com

    ... Kentucky, where 100 percent of 11th-grade students take the ACT because it is mandated by the state Department of Education, he said. "In Indiana, it's college-bound students or at least college-hopeful students only," he said, adding Kentucky ...

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  16. No improvement: ACT says college exam scores are stagnantRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... other ethnicities. ACT Chief Executive Officer Jon Whitmore called the findings a "wake-up call" and said the education system must do more to prepare students, particularly minorities. "We're talking about hundreds of thousands of U.S. high school ...

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  17. Kansas gets good ACT marksRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... for college courses, according to an Associated Press report in the Salina Journa l. The Kansas Department of Education reported that ACT, based in Iowa City, Iowa, said 32 percent of the state's 2015 high school graduates taking the test met all ...

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  18. Columbus schools administrator who changed data gets jail timeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus City Schools employees -- and perhaps others in schools throughout the state -- are accused of falsifying students' records to improve their schools' standing on state report cards. Read the complete series. 1 comment

  19. ACT scores improve in Guilford County SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    Guilford County Schools got good news Wednesday about testing scores: ACT scores continue an upward trend, although a small one. Out of 36 possible points, Guilford's average score stands at 18.8, according to data released Wednesday on the national college entrance exam.

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  20. Walsh University no longer requiring SAT and ACT tests for admissionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Copyright i 1 2i 1 2i 1 2 2015 Beacon Journal Publishing Co. Inc and Black Press.

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