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  1. Decline in school fundingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 23 | Tama News-Herald

    First, they are being denigrated as to their work. People point to our students' standing compared to students' standing in other nations.

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  2. College Board awards CPS for increases in Advanced Placement courses and test scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Chicago Tribune

    Adina Varner, center, laughs as she chats with Porscha Hampton, both juniors, in an Advanced Placement language and composition class at Wells Community Academy High School in Chicago on Sept. 6, 2016.

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  3. 23 Weird Things We've Learned About Bill GatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Connecticut Post

    Not only is he one of the wealthiest people in the world, but he's also a philanthropist, an author and even a knight. With a net worth of more than $86 billion, Bill Gates is known for being one of the richest people in the world.

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  4. Review /'Finding Your Feet' (M) ****Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Canberra City News

    "FINDING Your Feet" leaves few, if any, boxes unticked as director Richard Loncraine turns loose a principal cast drawn from the upper stratum of Britain's performing arts talent on a screenplay covering just about every emotion in the panoply of human feelings. The story revolves around a pair of geriatric sisters and draws in an equally well-matured supporting population in a working-class area of London.

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  5. Report: Savannah-Chatham school board - dysfunctional,' needs improvement; schools keep accreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | SavannahNow

    ... who posted on Facebook that the board member's child would opt-out of the Georgia Milestones Assessment standardized testing. The board member also commented to a Facebook friend in a comment that: "I would opt-out as a form of civil disobedience." ...

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  6. ACT for Youth: 3 Steps You Won't Regret - Simone Eligon, Coloma Convent Girls' SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    These are the three key messages that the Metropolitan police wants to convey to young people in their new ACT for Youth campaign, that aims to help young people know what to do in the event of a terrorist attack. RUN if you can, HIDE if you can't, and TELL the police once it is safe to do so.

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  7. Shea s a luminary of Tri-City arts. Shea ll be honored SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Academy of Children's Theatre's annual Heart for the Arts fundraiser is Saturday - and it's honoring a local arts luminary. Ginny Quinley, who teaches theater at Columbia Basin College and is an ACT founder and board member, will be the special guest of honor.

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  8. EXCLUSIVE: Boy Bullied At School Wakes Up To Racist Graffiti On HomeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 22 | Memeorandum

    Sources: Ex-Trump Staffer Rick Gates Fires His Lawyer in Russia Probe Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates has fired his lawyer, The Daily Beast has learned. And, contrary to recent media reports, Gates is not about to make a deal with the Special Counsel Robert Mueller, according to sources familiar with the matter.

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  9. At CPAC, Seb Gorka Is a Cult Hero Who Gets Mobbed by FansRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 22 | Memeorandum

    NRA's Wayne LaPierre makes it clear he isn't backing down on guns - or the culture wars - National Rifle Association Executive Director and CEO Wayne LaPierre launched into criticisms of socialists, the FBI and the media Thursday, as he defended gun rights from the stage of the Conservative Political Action Conference . Ex-Trump Staffer Rick Gates Fires His Lawyer in Russia Probe Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates has fired his lawyer, The Daily Beast has learned.

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  10. Independent candidate Benjamin Krueske to challenge McKean for House District 51Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... to teaching students need to be updated from techniques he says are outdated - particularly the use of standardized testing as a measure of success. He does not currently have any kids in the local school system, he said, but instead draws upon his ...

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  11. Review / Muggleton's 'larger-than-life' role in 'Masterclass'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Canberra City News

    IT was a case of "diva meets diva" on Thursday night at the Playhouse when Amanda Muggleton stepped on stage to play the role of Maria Callas in the first show for the Canberra Theatre Centre's season. Perfectly chosen by Canberra-raised London director Adam Spreadbury-Maher for what he calls his "immersive theatre" version of McNally's sophisticated play, Muggleton is no lookalike for the great Greek-American soprano known as La Divina, but she immerses herself completely in this larger-than-life role.

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  12. Batavia teens mourning the death of classmate Will FreiburgerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Daily Herald

    William "Will" Freiburger learned three years ago just how fragile and precious life is when he suffered a brain hemorrhage. Although he recovered, doctors said a blood vessel abnormality was too small to be repaired surgically.

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  13. Could free, in-school SAT option level the playing field?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Davis Enterprise

    ... can add up for some students. The bill would let school districts use the funds they already spend on standardized testing to subsidize college entrance exams, as long as they offer them free to all students and make accommodations for English ...

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  14. Survey Finds 2016 Election Impacted Students' Decisions To Go To Law SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | JD Journal

    The number of law school applications has increased recently, and a new survey from Kaplan Test Prep stated that the results of the 2016 Presidential Election was one of the main reasons why. Referred to as the Trump Effect, the sudden spike of law school applications is inspired by President Donald Trump's 2016 win, either from Democrats who want to fight him or Republicans who want to support him.

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  15. The Broadway Joe Talk Show a " February 22, 2018Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 22 | KIPR-FM Little Rock

    The event is FREE and open to the public. Business empowerment will involve seminars, community leaders, exhibitors and there will be plenty of networking opportunities.

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  16. First National Bank dumps NRA, will no longer issue NRA Visa cardRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 22 | Memeorandum

    Why is only one side in the gun culture war required to show respect? - You have perhaps heard the joke about the liberal who is so open-minded that he can't even take his own side in an argument. - What's less funny is that on gun control, liberals (and their many allies who are moderate Warriors to spend part of D.C. trip with local kids, as they won't be heading to White House - OAKLAND, Calif.

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  17. Trump Has Led to More Law School ApplicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    Above the Law : "We've known for a while that more people are taking the LSAT - we're talking a double-digit increase. But exactly why has largely remained a source of speculation and anecdotal reports that the surprising results of the 2016 election were motivating people to go to law school.

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  18. Entries being accepted for High School Essay ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | KLAX

    The essay contest is open to all Louisiana students in grades 9-12 regardless of type of school institution, including students in all types of private educational environments, as well as home schooled students. The 2018 Contest theme is "Once Upon a Time in Louisiana."

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  19. The NCAA Will Get You, Depending on Who You AreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Daily News

    For decades, Memphis and Louisville were fierce rivals. As opposite as Cardinal red and Tiger blue.

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  20. VIDEO: Allatoona High School Senior Carsyn Gambrell is one of more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | MDJonline.com

    VIDEO: Allatoona High School Senior Carsyn Gambrell is one of more than 200 students whose ACT tests were lost by FedEx.

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