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  1. Lincoln High School Student earns Perfect Score on the ACTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | WTXL

    It's not easy to get a perfect score on the ACT, but a Lincoln High School Student did just that.

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  2. Before You Study, Ask for HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Wall Street Journal

    Many students will plunge into marathon study sessions this fall, rereading textbooks and highlighting their notes late into the night. The more effort the better, right? Not so, new research shows.

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  3. Overseas orphanages under scrutiny as Australians told to withdraw supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. A parliamentary committee sitting in Canberra has been flooded with reports of mistreatment of institutionalised children that some MPs believe amounts to human trafficking and modern slavery.

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  4. Australian scientists ordered to stop deleting cold temperature data...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | NewsTarget.com

    The conviction that global warming is "settled science" has become firmly established in the American consciousness. Truth be told, around the globe, those who do not accept catastrophic man-made global warming as fact are viewed as pariahs, delusional, out of touch with reality, perhaps even not in full possession of their mental faculties.

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  5. Small school districts put students at a disadvantage, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Indianapolis Business News

    Students living in small Indiana school districts may be receiving fewer opportunities to succeed than those in larger school districts.

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  6. On opening day, think bigRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    School doors swing open this week, with Santa Fe Public Schools kicking off the 2017-18 school year. Actual start day might vary, depending on whether a student is a high school freshman, beginning kindergarten or attending traditional public school.

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  7. Shimer College is gone, but the school lives onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Chicago Reader

    In 1988, Reader staff writer Harold Henderson wrote a memorable 7,300-word cover story on tiny, financially strapped Shimer College . It was a happy thing just to know that a place as unlikely as Shimer - which, eschewing textbooks and lectures, assigned only primary texts, taught through discussion, and admitted promising students without ACT scores or high school degrees - could exist.

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  8. Right around the cornerRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Times Observer

    ... to attend the conference. Finally, the Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Erie, utilize the Terra Nova Standardized Testing which occurs in October of each year, which also lends itself to time off in the spring since we aren't preparing for ...

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  9. Study: School districts smaller than 2,000 should consider mergersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Tribune-Star

    Hoosier school districts with fewer than 2,000 students should consider merging with another small district to reap better test scores, according to a study released Tuesday. "Students in small school corporations in Indiana, which comprise 20 percent of total statewide enrollment, are academically disadvantaged," said Kevin Brinegar, president and CEO of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.

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  10. WL-S nearing building project completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Peak Of Ohio

    West Liberty-Salem Superintendent Kraig Hissong had preliminary results from the state report card for board members at the district's monthly meeting Tuesday night. Hissong told the board that, so far, the district has not met as many standards as last year.

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  11. 'Half of Israel's kids getting a Third World education'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Jerusalem Post

    ARAB AND JEWISH STUDENTS gather on the first day of school Thursday at Jerusalem's bilingual Max Rayne Hand in Hand School.. The nation's primary and secondary students rank among the lowest in the developed world in standardized math, science and reading exams, the Shoresh Institution for Socioeconomic Research reported in its "Education Report Card," released for publication on Wednesday ahead of the new school year.

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  12. Tuesday Tips: Georgetown McDonough Fall 2018 MBA Essay TipsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | The GMAT Club Journal

    Georgetown McDonough School of Business's location in Washington D.C. puts the school at the center of public policy and international business. The program requires all students to be part of the Global Business Experience, an international consulting project.

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  13. Restorative Practice Meets Social Justice: Unsilencing the Voices of...Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | TCRecord

    Title: Restorative Practice Meets Social Justice: Unsilencing the Voices of 'at-Promise' Student Populations Author : Anthony H. Normore & Antonia Issa Lahera Publisher: Information Age Publishing, Charlotte ISBN: 168123727X, Pages: 234, Year: 2016 Search for book at Amazon.com I was a public school teacher for 18 years, then a teacher educator for another 18. I grappled with the idea of punitive discipline and its residual effects on students, teachers, and myself. Authoritative classroom/school discipline did not work for me as a teacher; I believed there had to be a more humanistic, civil way to deal with behaviors.

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  14. Need-BlindRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Confessions of a Community College Dean

    In which a veteran of cultural studies seminars in the 1990's moves into academic administration and finds himself a married suburban father of two. Foucault, plus lawn care.

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  15. Missouri approves 'skinny plan' to improve worst-performing public schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | KCCommunityNews.com

    JEFFERSON CITY a Missouri will aim to have at least 82 percent of its public school students proficient in English and at least 74 percent of students proficient in math by 2026, as part of its federally-mandated plan to improve the worst-performing public schools. The Missouri Board of Education unanimously approved a final draft of the plan Tuesday.

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  16. Louisiana's contentious education plan wins federal approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... way student performance is measured, along with the method for calculating public school letter grades. Standardized testing requirements are being reworked. Edwards wanted the submission delayed until mid-September, saying it needed more work. But ...

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  17. Asian Americans Are Fighting For Our Own Educational RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | The Daily Caller

    A recent Justice Department's internal memo triggered a wave of media debates. At issue here is a complaint jointly filed by 64 Asian-American organizations in May 2015, against Harvard University's alleged discriminatory admissions process.

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  18. All Amarillo-area schools meet state standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Amarillo.com

    All campuses at Amarillo, Canyon, Bushland, River Road and Highland Park school districts met state academic standards, according to accountability ratings released Tuesday by the Texas Education Agency. Texas schools are graded based largely on performance on Texas' standardized tests - the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness - and post-secondary preparation.

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  19. Scores from standardized tests of Colorado students due ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Denver Post

    Results of standardized testing of students in Colorado's 178 school districts will be released on Thursday, and officials are hoping to see gains in academic growth in several areas. Tests were given to about 550,000 third- through 11th-graders in 1,800 schools.

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  20. Niagara University Moves to Test Optional Admission PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | WNYMedia.net

    ... cumulative GPA and graduation rates between submitters and non-submitters (" Defining Promise: Optional Standardized Testing Policies in American College and University Admissions , 2015 "). As part of Niagara University's test-optional program, ...

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