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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The college admissions essay can play a very large role in the admissions process.
4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
As they said they would , a group led by former CNN reporter Campbell Brown has filed a lawsuit challenging New York State's tenure laws.
8 hrs ago | US News & World Report
Instead of trying to cram for the SAT or ACT, diagnose your academic strengths and weaknesses to maximize your prep.
12 hrs ago | Business Journal
For Aug. 1 , we'll have our first-ever List of LGBT-owned companies, along with our annual List of the fastest-growing woman-owned companies .
16 hrs ago | Amherst Daily News
President Barack Obama is practically weepy at the thought of his daughter Malia going off to college, a milestone many months away that is already on his mind.
Myron Burney has the job of recruiting students to Elizabeth City State University, where undergraduate enrollment has declined steadily over the last four years and could drop under 2,000 this fall.
Both major teachers unions, the National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers, have been moving toward a more confrontational response to the push, from Democrats as well as Republicans, for public education to be more and more dominated by standardized testing.
The chart below is telling: SAT scores have been flat for over 40 years while education spending has increased 140%.
In Fulton County, Georgia, Atlanta, thirty-five educators, including the former superintendent, were indicted for a cheating conspiracy that covered nearly sixty schools.
Congratulations to the following 8th graders in Union County School District who have achieved the South Carolina Junior Scholar Award for the school year 2013-2014.
People often ask, what do I think is the most important issue facing Louisiana? Or, if I could accomplish just one thing as governor what would it be? These are tough questions.
ALBUQUERQUE >> Several changes will be made to New Mexico's teacher evaluation system, which has hit several snags since its launch, the state's top education official said Friday.
Students and teachers heading back to school after the summer break can expect a new type of test called Georgia Milestones designed to gauge how each is doing.
Opal Cliffs Elementary School is accepting applications for youngsters entering transitional kindergarten which is for students turning age 5 between Sept.
Parliamentary Education Committee chair person Sabina Chege has called upon all school heads to honor the directive to release KCPE and KCSE certificates belonging to needy students.
A new study has found that when minority teens from low-income families began attending high-performing public charter high schools, they were much less likely to engage in risky health behaviors, compared to peers who were not admitted into those schools.
Smarter Balanced and Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers , the two major test consortia creating new standardized tests aligned to Common Core, are pushing back against claims they are a front for corporate profiteering.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 03:46 pm
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