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  1. Cheer up, President Obama! The worst of the criticism is (probably) over.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Conservative pundit Erick Erickson has had enough. The "disastrous policies" of President Obama, he writes , are "premised not in incompetence, but in maliciousness."


  2. Why Kirk Cousins is driving his grandmaa s conversion vanRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Kirk Cousins heard about the Cutler van from his wife Julie, who saw the news on Twitter just as they were pulling into D.C. in their new ride.


  3. Substitute Teachers Are In DemandRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    In the state of Florida school will be starting in about three weeks. The classrooms have been painted and cleaned. 7 comments

  4. BESE to hold another special meetingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... in the battle over Common Core. The key issue is whether and how the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education will proceed on a possible legal challenge over tests that are supposed to accompany the new academic standards. In its last ...


  5. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Ltd. for $27 million. Lion Holdings will be integrated into... )--DB ETC PLC Dated: 28 July 2014 COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT Immediate Release 28 July 2014 DB ETC plc --Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AAA' rating to the following state of Florida full faith and credit state board of education public education capital outlay bonds: --$105.475 m... )--Link to ... (more)


  6. The world's most powerful embarrassing dad: Barack Obama admits...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The world's most powerful embarrassing dad: Barack Obama admits he's 'trying to get used to not choking up and crying' at prospect of daughter Malia heading off to college 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.


  7. Five (not so) easy steps to unwinding Fed stimulusRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    In the six years since the financial crisis rewrote economic history books, the country's central bank has held its benchmark interest rate at zero and pumped trillions of dollars into the U.S. economy.


  8. South Scholar Athlete of the Week: Margaret Cleary, Vestavia Hills High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Margaret graduated with a 4.22 GPA and scored a 33 on the ACT. She was a member of National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Vestavia Hills HS Ambassadors, HOPE Club and Girl Scouts.


  9. Shelby Scholar Athlete of the Week: Morgan Reed, Briarwood Christian SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Morgan graduated with a 4.38 GPA and scored a 26 on the ACT. She was a member of National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta and received the Outstanding Student Award in 9th grade in World History.


  10. Bryn Mawr to drop SAT requirement for admissionRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... of admissions. "The Philadelphia area has become a hotbed of test-optional schools," said Bob Schaeffer, public education director of Fair Test: National Center for Fair and Open Testing, a major critic of the SAT and other standardized tests. St. ...


  11. Chris Hill to Speak at Voluntary Benefits Conference in Washington D.C., September 21-24Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | PR Log

    The 6th Annual Voluntary Benefits Conference is pleased to announce Chris Hill, Founder and CEO of Spotlite, as a speaker at the September 20-24, 2014 event in D.C this year.


  12. Salvage Summer ACT, SAT Prep With a Shortened TimelineRead the original story w/Photo

    22 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.


  13. A general overview for you to prepare for studying abroadRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | China Daily

    ... students. About 63% of the students I interviewed had an English level good enough to proceed with their Western education. How to remedy low English proficiency? There is no magic pill for this. It takes practice. The old adage that 'practice makes ...


  14. At Blackshear Elementary, Students' Choices Help Build Their Future PortfoliosRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

    ... in their daily lesson plans, with one half of the day focusing on academics and the other half focusing on arts education. Tonight, the district will host an open house for parents interested in enrolling their students at the traditionally ...


  15. Norwich hosting science fiction, fantasy writersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | TheDay.Com

    The seventh annual Jim Lafayette Memorial Series of Writers of Science Fiction and Fantasy on Wednesday isn't just aimed at young aspiring writers, but at their teachers as well.


  16. Predicting Reading Comprehension on the Internet: Contributions of...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | CiteULike

    This study investigated the extent to which new reading comprehension proficiencies may be required when adolescents read for information on the Internet.


  17. Advanced Placement as the new college entrance examRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    While the SAT steadily loses money and market share to the ACT as "industry standard" for college entrance exams, one bright spot in the College Board's bottom line is the popularity of its Advanced Placement program among high schools and students anxious impress the most selective colleges in the country.


  18. Chino Valley High launches Honors AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    Special to the Courier The staff and administration at Chino Valley High School are excited to begin the first-year cohort for The CVHS Honors Academy.


  19. jennifer_rubinRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    An outbreak of buyer's remorse. "According to the [CNN] poll, if the 2012 election were somehow held again, Romney would capture 53% of the popular vote, with the President at 44%.


  20. Baltimore's LGBT-owned companies and fast-growing woman-owned firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 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 .