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3 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

11 parents of Nigeria's abducted girls die

In this Monday, May 5, 2014 file photo, women attend a demonstration calling on the government to rescue kidnapped school girls of a government secondary school in Chibok, Nigeria, in Lagos.

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Related Topix: Family, Nigeria, World News,

7 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Council makes plan for 1,800 more school places in Bournemouth

At least 1,800 extra places will be needed from September 2018 so councillors are expected to ask officers to draw up detailed plans at a Cabinet meeting on Wednesday July 23. More than half of the town's primary schools have already been forced to take extra pupils due to an increased birth rate and immigration.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Council could 'claw back' thousands of pounds in education funding from schools

BRADFORD Council could attempt to "claw back" thousands of pounds in education funding that is currently being unused by the district's schools.

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Insight News

Dr. George Nolan named new principal for Robbinsdale Middle School

Superintendent Aldo Sicoli on July 7 presented Dr. George Nolan as the new principal of Robbinsdale Middle School during the regular meeting of the School Board.

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Related Topix: Family, Robbinsdale, MN, St. Cloud, MN, Education Etc., Minneapolis, MN

Ipswich Evening Star

Suffolk: 130 languages spoken in county's schools

Macedonian, Kurdish, and Igbo are among the languages spoken by pupils at primary and secondary schools in the county, but the most common languages other than English are Polish, Portuguese and Lithuanian.

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Related Topix: Family, Suffolk County, England, United Kingdom

Medical News Today

Adolescent alcohol abuse associated with adverse outcomes in early adulthood

Prior research has shown strong associations between adolescent alcohol abuse and adverse outcomes in early adulthood.

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Related Topix: Family, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Genetics, Medicine, Indiana University Bloomington, University of Minnesota

Myrtle Beach Online

Better-educated public school kids for a price

Some school districts have more money to spend than others. Wealthy parents can sign up their children for private tutoring.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Education Etc., Entertainment

Deseret News

Depression in adolescents is increasing. These are the signs that can help you fight it

Teen adolescence is becoming a prevalent issue within the nation and it's never been more important to understand it.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Family, Genetics, Medicine, Teenagers

Campaignseries.co.uk

New Islwyn school plans 'progressing well'

In a Caerphilly council cabinet meeting on Wednesday, members were told provisional timescales for the design and construction of the school are in place.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Los Gatos Weekly-Times

Santa Clara County hires new schools chief for $295,000

The Santa Clara County Board of Education officially hired its new superintendent, Jon Gundry from Southern California, who will begin work Aug. 1. He will earn a base salary of $295,000.

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Related Topix: Family, Santa Clara County, CA, Education Etc., Los Angeles County, CA

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Haymarket holds fire on HQ at Richmond College

Media giant Haymarket has backed out of plans to house its 1,100 staff on the developed Richmond College site.

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Kiama Independent

Kiama drinking campaign corrects misconceptions

KIAMA residents are again being urged to "stand their ground" when it comes to feeling comfortable with their own decisions surrounding not drinking or providing alcohol to young people University of Wollongong professor and Centre for Health Initiatives director Sandra Jones with the highly visible new campaign signs.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News,

The Washington Post

Wilson High Principal Pete Cahall: 'It's time to come out' as gay

When you're the principal of a busy urban high school, on your feet for 10 hours a day, breaking up fights, appeasing overworked faculty and meeting with anxious parents, sleep comes pretty easy.

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Related Topix: Mount Holly, NJ, Family, University of Virginia

South China Morning Post

Education Bureau effectively killing off St Margaret's Girls' College

Alex Lo is a senior writer at the South China Morning Post. He writes editorials and the daily "My Take" column on page 2. He also edits the weekly science and technology page in Sunday Morning Post.

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Patch.com

Plank Principal Named Director of Secondary Education

Submitted by Oswego School District: There will be a familiar face at the helm when it comes to establishing a secondary education curriculum in Community Unit School District 308.

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Related Topix: Family, Education Etc., Oswego, IL

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Relationship between Mutua, Kiala worrying; leaders

Leaders in Machakos County are appealing to Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua and his Deputy Bernard Kiala to bury the hatchet and work together.

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Related Topix: Family, Kenya, Africa, World News

This Is Lancashire

Morgan stands by Gove reforms

New Education Secretary Nicky Morgan said working together with teachers, heads and governors is crucial to getting the best results for children Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has vowed to "be nice to teachers", but warned she would not row back on predecessor Michael Gove's controversial reforms.

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Related Topix: Family, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

World Magazine

Is the immigration crisis about to create an education crisis?

For months, politicians and the media have described the influx of child immigrants as a humanitarian crisis.

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Related Topix: Family, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, Kids

Belleville News Democrat

Guest view: Stronger education compact helps military families

The people of Illinois -- and particularly those living here in "Scott country" -- should be proud of recent action by our elected officials to correct glaring deficiencies in state law that have for years penalized military parents seeking to enroll their children in public schools when they transfer into Illinois for assignments at Scott Air ... (more)

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Related Topix: Illinois, Illinois Government, Family, US Military, Scott Air Force Base, US Air Force

Weirton Daily Times

Program promotes reading fun

A peek through the windows of the Carlin Dodrill Field House at Follansbee Middle School reveals not maintenance crews washing the floor or painting the walls, but a group of children painting pictures and acting out scenes inspired by the latest book they have read.

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Related Topix: Family, Home Listing, Home, Painting, Arts, Brooke County, WV, West Virginia University, Hancock County, WV

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