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2 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

Shelley Fralic: Mompreneur solves problem of 'tween' clothing

There's no question that the hodgepodge of gardens along CP Rail's Arbutus corridor are charming and no doubt that homeowners prefer gardens and a leafy walkway to trains.

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Related Topix: Family, Canada, World News, Opinion

4 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Giving them a road map to life

Art is the medium of communication and inspiration at a most unusual summer camp for youngsters who are physically or mentally challenged in some way or who come from disadvantaged backgrounds Her wheelchair might be the first thing that strikes people about Nitcharee Peneakchanasak when they meet her initially, but the radiance and frequency of ... (more)

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9 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

New Oriental Education: How Temporary Is The Weakness?

Despite Beating Analyst Expectations, New Oriental Offered Weak Guidance For FY2015, And Will Wait A Few Weeks Before Giving Guidance For Q2, Q3 and Q4.

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Related Topix: Family, Standardized Testing, Education, Kids

10 hrs ago | New York Magazine

Why Tweens Lose Their Damn Minds at Concerts

Why is it that the vocal chords of teenage women go bat-nuts-wild at concerts, caterwauling at ear-destroying pitches? Apropos of an upcoming One Direction concert in Washington, D.C., a handful of sociologists spoke to Chris Richards at the Washington Post Adolescent girls are really invested in the acceptance of their peers... But there's a ... (more)

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12 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Study: Long-term exposure to terror has harmful effect on youth

A Tel Aviv University study shows Israeli youths exposed to protracted conflict suffer higher levels of anxiety and depression than their US counterparts.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Psychology, Science, Family

14 hrs ago | The Irish World Newspaper

Saint Patrick's Cathedral marks WW1 Centenary with memorial

The historic Saint Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin has launched a specially commissioned monument and exhibition to mark the centenary of the outbreak of World War One.

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18 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Jobless rate continues to rise to 1.1%

Unemployment continued to increase to 1.1% in June, with university graduates making up the largest group, according to official statistics.

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Related Topix: Mathematics, Science, Family

Sun Jul 27, 2014

ABS-CBN News

1,700 cases of bullying reported

The Department of Education documented more than 1,700 cases of child abuse and bullying in school year 2013-2014 after Republic Act 10627, the Anti-Bullying Act, was passed last year.

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Related Topix: Family, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

Mid-Day Mumbai

Kids can differentiate between myth, legend & history

First, the disclaimer. I have not read any of Shri Dinanath Batra's books. Second, I don't think it is the end of the world if anybody's books are put on the supplementary reading list, however bizarre they may be.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

Your Leek Paper

Katie Daniels and Emma Birks, left to right, with some of the children in Morocco.

Nineteen-year-old Emma Birks, from Leek, landed home safely last week after spending two weeks in Morocco helping to build an education centre for children.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

School's near: Time to think about immunizations for students

The Southern Nevada Immunization & Health Coalition has announced its regional schedule of summer Back-to-School immunization events to help children and their families stay healthy throughout the upcoming school year.

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Related Topix: Nevada, HPV, Health, Toddlers, Family, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Influenza

Doncaster Free Press

'We'll turn it around' says Mexborough School's executive headteacher

The man in charge of a failing secondary school has vowed to transform it into a 'good performing academy' within two years.

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OUPblog

Are schools teaching British values?

In June, Education Secretary Michael Gove announced that all primary and secondary schools should promote "British values".

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Gloversville Leader-Herald

Teachers Honored

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Gloversville native Richard Russo stopped in Fulton County on Saturday night to talk about the importance of funding education.

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Related Topix: Gloversville, NY, Fulton County, NY, Family

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Island Packet

Former students, teachers gather to remember historic Hilton Head schools

A reunion was held for people who attended the old island schools on Hilton Head Island prior to consolidation on Saturday afternoon at the Cherry Hill School on Hilton Head.

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Related Topix: Hilton Head Island, SC, Family

Examiner.com

How Common Core promises to ready students for college-level humanities study

The Common Core State Standards -- new, nationwide learning guidelines for what K-12 students should know and be able to do in English language arts at each grade level -- promise to ready students for the rigors of college study.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Blog News, Family

Republican Journal

Are your Teens Bored? Come to the Farm

Are your teens looking for something fun to do for the rest of the summer? Pepper Hill Farm is offering a camp for tweens/ teens ages 12 and up.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Meru teachers cautioned on exam cheating

The Cabinet Secretary for Education, Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi has challenged stakeholders in Education of Meru County to address the dismal performance of students as well as cheating in in national examinations.

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Merced Sun-Star

School district enrollment expecting an uptick in 2014-2015

Superintendent Steve Tietjen said the district is expecting 150 more students in 2014-15.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Los Banos, CA, Family

Berkhamsted Today

'Urgent action needed to stop children being let down by Hertfordshire's shameful care system'

Almost one in four of all 16 to 19-year-olds in Herts County Council's care are neither employed or in education or training , a new report shows.

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