Education Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Marlborough unschooling community grows as children take up life learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A woman in Marlborough plans to take home schooling to the next level, opting to unschool her two daughters when they get older. Talia Burton-Walker, who is trained in early childhood education, sees the choice as encouraging life learning, away from the structured nature of conventional schools.

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  2. Sound of pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Journal

    Jon Klaasen, 18, displays his pass after advancing during 'American Idol' tryouts. Klaasen is a Center Grove area resident trying to win the final season of 'American Idol'.

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  3. 4PM Update: Winter weather advisory D.C. and east as overnight rain turns to snow; SchoolCastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Sign in or create an account so we can save this story to your Reading List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone.

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  4. More cuts eyed at school - Committee recommends eliminating staff positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

    The AdviA sory Budget Committee faced off with school ofA ficials recently, recomA mending a budget $320,000 less than the School Board's. The School Board's proA posed $39.6 million plan for next year reflects a reduction of five teaching positions.

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  5. EDITORIAL: Don't draw conclusions on PARCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Courier News

    ... and not just in struggling urban districts. As PARCC testing arrives, Asbury Park Press looks closely at the education gap impacting low-income families. Kala Kachmar/ Asbury Park Press Education officials don't want low scores raising undue alarms. ...

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  6. SEARCH - " PARCC test results in your schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Courier News

    See how your school scored on PARCC exams The state Department of Education released district and school specific scores this week. Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1T0QDNt The state Department of Education on Tuesday released more detailed data on the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, or PARCC , showing how districts, schools and students in specific subgroups performed on the exams.

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  7. Jim Martin: Higher ed could rebuild the middle classRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Camera

    With the beginning of a new University of Colorado Board of Regents election cycle, and given the apocalyptic change in the erosion of the middle class, it is an appropriate time to reflect upon the future that Colorado's high school students are facing with higher education in Colorado and across the country. This is a campaign theme worth proposing and having a dialogue about with the citizens of Colorado this election year.

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  8. Predict Your Future in Business with These Unique Career PathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The GMAT Club Journal

    Getting ready to apply to business school ? If so, you may already have an idea of what you want to do for your career. Still need a place to start? Try looking into some of the fastest With all the time and energy required to get a business degree, it's important to make sure you have a passion and aptitude for your chosen career path.

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  9. '19 Kids and Counting' Update: Anna Duggar Defends Homeschooling...Read the original story

    Thursday | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    '19 Kids and Counting' Update: Anna Duggar Defends Homeschooling Decision, Family's Net Worth Issues Continue On Gospel Herald In her new post on the Duggar Family blog, Josh Duggar's wife talked lengthily behind her decision to let her children be educated in a home school system.

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  10. Marlborough parents feel home schooling suits their children - Stuff.co.nzRead the original story

    Thursday | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    Marlborough parents feel home schooling suits their children Stuff.co.nz Children who were home schooled could take NCEA exams through the Correspondence School or through a "link school". Twice a year parents had to make a declaration to the Ministry of Education that the home schooling was continuing.

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  11. NAHS honors high ACT scorersRead the original story

    Thursday | New Albany Gazette

    New Albany High School presented ACT 30+ Club T-shirts to, from left, Audrey Littlejohn, Cindy Hernandez, Sanders Goode, Trace Thompson, Jack Whiteside, Isaac Estrada and Sarah Gaines on Tuesday, Jan. 19, for their recent success on the ACT. Students who have a composite or subscore of 30 or more on their recent ACT are inducted into the club.

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  12. Ted Cruz: Flint Can Fix Its Poisoned Water Supply With School ChoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Burnt Orange Report

    ... is the civil rights issue of the 21st century-and I believe that every child has a right to access a quality education regardless of race, ethnicity, zip code, or wealth." "We've never had a Republican candidate for president who understands school ...

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  13. George Washington University ditched the SAT and applications soared 28%Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTVR Richmond

    This kind of jump is unprecedented, the school said. About 6,000 more students applied compared to the year before.

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  14. ACT records highest childcare fees in country: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ABC News

    ... noted. "For children aged zero to four years, 'school' incorporates a range of formal early child care and education settings including kindergarten, preschool and centre-based childcare services." The figure is used for Government to asses each ...

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  15. Amish give up on pricey Ontario, head for new life on Prince Edward Island farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Brandon Sun

    A Mennonite horse and buggy on travels on the side of the road near St. Jacobs, Ont., just north of Waterloo on March 31, 2012. Much like the past when pioneer families travelled west for farmland to call their own, two groups of Amish families from Ontario are heading east to till the fertile, red soil of Prince Edward Island and establish a new home. 1 comment

  16. Astros' Urban Youth Academy works wondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Houston Astros

    On Wednesday, the Astros held a ceremony to honor five boys and one girl who signed letters of intent to play college baseball and college softball. In all, 21 kids touched by the academy have earned college baseball scholarships, and one right-handed pitcher, Pablo Salazar, was selected by the Cardinals in the 11th round of the 2015 Draft.

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  17. No test scores? No problem: Applications surge after GW goes test-optionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    ... "The bottom line is, we want to enroll a more diverse class moving forward," she said. Nick Anderson covers higher education for The Washington Post. He has been a writer and editor at The Post since 2005.

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  18. Daytona Beach man accused of sexually abusing teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WESH-TV

    Police in Daytona Beach have arrested a 53-year-old man they say sexually assaulted his 13-year-old neighbor. SUMMER: POLICE IN DAYTONA BEACH ASSAULTED HIS 13-YEAR-OLD NEIGHBOR.

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  19. Wilson High School student scores perfect score on ACTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WMBF

    It's rare when a student nails a perfect score on the ACT, but one local student recently did it. "I did a lot of practice before hand, so it wasn't as if it were out of nowhere.

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  20. Who Benefits From the New Summer SAT?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Atlantic

    ... to add a late-August test date and eliminate the January one was based on feedback from students, K-12 and higher-education professionals, and test-center supervisors. A summertime SAT will, she said, "provide students with earlier opportunities to ...

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