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  1. Op-Ed: Educational Advocate Sandmann is Excellent Choice for Region 4 BOE, Offers Hope for FutureRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | LocalOnlineNews.tv

    ... High School has helped move from a block schedule, which often put our students at a disadvantage with standardized testing necessary for college entrance. She was also a parent volunteer that helped VRHS through a successful NEASC recertification. ...

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  2. Dr Kai Xun Chan named 2017 ACT Scientist of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A man whose research looks at the effect of drought conditions on plants has been named the 2017 ACT Scientist of the Year. Dr Kai Xun Chan was announced the winner on Friday by Chief Minister Andrew Barr in a ceremony at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

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  3. Narooma High - a school of championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Bega District News

    Snowboarder Valentino Guseli of Narooma with a big smile, sure he had just won the 2017 US Open in Vail, Colorado on his final run. Lilly-Rose Bennett at Australia Rock, Narooma with her Rugby 7s gold medal from the Youth Commonwealth Games in the Bahamas.

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  4. Merged Armstrong, Georgia Southern to offer 140-plus degreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Bluffton Today

    A committee tasked with consolidating Armstrong State and Georgia Southern universities held its last scheduled meeting Monday, passing about 140 recommendations that help define the size and scope of the combined school. At the meeting, which took place in Statesboro, the committee approved an academic structure that allows for 142 degree programs starting in fall 2018.

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  5. VA: College student gets 100 days in slammer for registering dead voters for DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Rational Review

    "A Virginia college student was sentenced this week to 100 days incarceration for submitting fraudulent voter registration forms listing the names of dead people and other faulty information for a political organization connected to the Democratic Party. Andrew J. Spieles, 21, was sentenced in federal court Tuesday for knowingly transferring false Virginia voter registration forms during the 2016 election, according to the Justice Department.

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  6. Cameras installed on all Bentonville School BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | 4029TV.com

    WEBVTT SO POLICE SAY DRIVERS, BEWARE. YUNA: 10,000 STUDENTS IN THEDISTRICT WILL SOON BE BOARDINGTHESE BIG YELLOW BUSES.IT'S AN EXCITING RITE OF PASSAGETHAT'S CHANGED SINCE YOU WERE AKID.>> INSIDE THESE SCHOOL BUSES AREFOUR CAMERAS THAT CAPTURE ALLTHE ROWS.THE FIRST CAMERA IN THE FRONTCAPTURES THE BUS DRIVER.>> IT PROTECTS EVERYONE.IT PROTECTS THE KIDS, SO IFTHERE'S A CLAIM THAT OUR DRIVERSHAVE DONE SOMETHING, WE CAN GOBACK AND SHOW.IF OUR DRIVER IS AT FAULT, WECAN ACT ACCORDINGLY, BUT IT ALSOPROTECTS THE DRIVERS, BECAUSE WEHAVE A LOT OF FALSE CLAIMS.

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  7. NJ has the 2nd best public school system in the nation, survey saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    New Jersey has the second best public school system in the country according to a new report by the personal financial website, Wallethub. Analyst Jill Gonzalez says 21 metrics including public high school graduation rates, test scores and school safety were used to create the 2017 list of "States with the Best and Worst School Systems."

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  8. Emanuel says latest CPS test scores show improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Chicago Tribune

    In the face of ongoing financial troubles and an impasse over state education funding, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools officials on Thursday said new standardized test scores show continued academic improvement by district students. CPS said a little more than 61 percent of grade school students met or exceeded average national reading scores on the 2016-17 Northwest Evaluation Association Measures of Academic Progress test.

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  9. Former Texas Gov. Mark White honored in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Chron

    ... by passing legislation that created teacher pay raises, limited elementary school class sizes, created standardized testing for high school students, increased taxes to fund schools and implemented the famous "no pass, no play" rule for high school ...

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  10. 10 Best Part-Time Law School ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | FindLaw

    Both work, but some people hate one or the other. A part-time curriculum seems distasteful to full-timers who can't image anything less than complete devotion to their studies.

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  11. Seymour plots ACT's climb back to relevanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Stuff.co.nz

    ACT leader David Seymour has been going it alone in Parliament for the last three years, but he's confident about a three-stage plan to revitalise the party's flagging brand. Seymour speaks about the issues on Kiwis' minds and his own ambitions in this story originally published on Newsroom.co.nz and republished with permission.

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  12. EDITORIAL: The Asian problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    The Justice Department confirmed last week that it is examining claims of racial discrimination against Asian Americans in university admissions. What the investigation will likely uncover is that Harvard and other Ivy League schools use an unfair and unconstitutional process that restricts the number of Asians admitted.

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  13. Fledgling Eagles alight on Fayetteville Street. A look at who they areRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | HeraldSun.com

    N.C. Central welcomed its newest and largest class of Eagles to campus on Thursday as students began moving in. NCCU's Class of 2021 features more than 1,300 freshmen, the largest first-year class in school history.

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  14. Release of over 2000 new subsidised training places targets industry needRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | The RiotACT

    Canberrans looking to build skills in areas of industry need such as small business contracting or leading a building team are among those to benefit from the release of more than 2000 new subsidised training places. The ACT Government has announced that more than 600 subsidised places will be on offer in 12 Skill Sets where workers are looking to undertake specific competencies which meet industry needs rather than a full qualification.

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  15. When It Comes To College Admissions, Asians Are The New JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Forward

    Last week, the New York Times revealed that Attorney General Jeff Sessions is investigating a civil rights complaint against Harvard University. The complaint, filed by a coalition of 64 Asian-American organizations in 2015, alleges a pattern of bias against Asian Americans.

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  16. Senate Remembers Governor Mark WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Orange Leader

    ... average in order to participate in scholastic sports. He also oversaw the implementation of the first standardized testing requirements and pushed for, and won, a twenty-six percent increase in education spending. White was also instrumental in ...

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  17. Limestone receives state grant to expand virtual educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Decatur Daily

    The Limestone County school district has received a $327,000 Success for Our Schools grant from the state Department of Education to support and expand the system's online learning efforts, said Superintendent Tom Sisk. "It will go a long way in expanding our virtual learning options," Sisk said.

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  18. GRE as a Valid LSAT Alternative Requires Long-Term Study: OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Law.com

    Our world has an ever-increasing need for competent lawyers who respect and are committed to protecting the rule of law. The rule of law preserves and promotes a just and prosperous world.

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  19. NEWTON a " Students that...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Advertiser News (North)

    Students that are in high school can take advantage of the many programs offered to them from Sussex County Community College. These programs expose students to college-level classes that prepare them for college success, builds their confidence, and speeds their way to an affordable degree.

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  20. New Collierville High Signals Shift In EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Daily News

    A year from now, the $90 million Collierville High School will open for classes with an estimated 2,600 students. Collierville Schools superintendent John Aitken is keenly aware that for many citizens the construction work is what they know about the school system entering its fourth school year.

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