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  1. State approves Byron-Peach Charter High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | 13WMAZ.com

    The Old Byron Elementary School, now being used by community groups and Central Georgia Technical College, is getting new life.

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  2. HCHS adds more college-level course workRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Harlan County SchoolsStephanie Reynolds and Scott Shepherd, guidance counselors at Harlan County High School, present information to the Harlan County Board of Education about expanded courses available to juniors and seniors through the "dual credit" program with Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College.

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  3. Brooks Contract HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | KOAT-TV

    FORMER ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS SUPERINTENDENT WINSTON BROOKS IS WALKING AWAY WITH A 350-THOUSAND DOLLAR PAYOUT.

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  4. DHS Act Scores ImproveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Students who graduated from Deerfield High School in 2014 earned an ACT Composite score of 26.9, an increase over last year's composite score of 26.5. The Class of 2014 also posted increases from the 2013 scores in English, Reading, Science and Mathematics.

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  5. HPHS Act Scores ImproveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Students who graduated from Highland Park High School in 2014 earned an ACT Composite score of 25.3, an increase over last year's composite score of 25.2. The Class of 2014 also posted increases from the 2013 scores in English, Reading and Science.

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  6. Editorial: Federal education enforcers out of lineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Duncan said Thursday that states can apply for extra time before they use student test scores to judge teachers' performance.

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  7. Sedalia 200 on par statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sedalia Democrat

    The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education released its 2014 Annual Performance Reports this week, and while the Sedalia School District 200 received fewer points than in 2013, district officials said the slight drop was expected.

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  8. Katy Weekly Preview: August 29 - September 4Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    There's no shortage of fun activities this Labor Day Weekend. Enjoy cool jazz tonight at Central Green in La Centerra.

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  9. State should train pupils in CPR: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... a DVD, lesson plan, and other materials. Or perhaps in a state where students face some manner of standardized testing 80 to 100 school days, the notion of shoehorning yet another thing into the school day wasn't attractive. However, the beauty of ...

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  10. Lee County School Board poised to reverse its controversial vote on standardized testingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The Lee County School Board has scheduled a special meeting Tuesday to reconsider its controversial decision this week to opt out of all state-mandated testing.

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  11. ARRAY(0x17177fc4)Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fillmore County Journal

    For the ninth year in a row, Minnesota high school seniors were top in the nation on the ACT.

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  12. Haverford High School Ranked Nationally by NewsweekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Newsweek used six indicators for its ranking methodology, its Daily Beast website said , including graduation and college acceptance rates; college-level courses and exams; percentage of students with free or reduced lunch; and SAT and ACT scores.

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  13. In Texas, big school finance questions remainRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... nearly 80,000 students per year due to a booming population and the Legislature's increased demands for standardized testing and lofty curriculum requirements to graduate high school. The districts also said "Robin Hood" mandates that schools in ...

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  14. Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School No. 80 On 'Newsweek' National High Schools ListRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Newsweek has announced its rankings of more than 700 public, private, charter and magnet schools across the country, and Rumson-Fair Haven High School comes in at Number 80. Newsweek used six indicators for its ranking methodology, its Daily Beast website said, including graduation and college acceptance rates; college-level courses and exams; ... (more)

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  15. Two Alabama schools make list of 25 Best High Schools In The SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Alabama high schools recently received from recognition after being ranked by the Daily Beast as some of the 25 Best High Schools In The South .

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  16. When the Oregon Ducks face South Dakota, it'll be a reunion for...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Coyotes coach Joe Glenn, with his five decade-long college football connections to Nebraska and Montana, recalls knowing of Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost's father, Larry, in college, and met receivers coach Matt Lubick's father, Sonny, on the coaching trail.

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  17. Richmond Senior grad earns Perdue scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Mercedes Quick, daughter Ron and Terry Whittington of Rockingham, was awarded a $5,000 scholarship from the Arthur W. Perdue Foundation, the charitable giving arm of Perdue Farms, according to a release from the company.

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  18. Board's decision to opt out of testing shakes education worldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in the spring. The first-in-Florida decision was viewed as a victory by many opponents of high-stakes standardized testing. But it also was called irresponsible by critics who said members would be breaking state law and putting school funding and ...

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  19. ACOV School Board approves feesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | People's Defender

    The Adams County/Ohio Valley School Board held a regular meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 19 prior to the start of the new school year.

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  20. Livingston High School Soars to Top 150 Best High Schools in the NationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Talk about a jump start! Livingston High School is already ahead of the game and the school year hasn't even started yet.

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