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  1. Murdoch leader for Atkins communityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Courier

    Cheerleader - it's in the name. A standout senior at Atkins High School, Moira Murdoch excels in academics, athletics and leadership.


  2. New principal under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The Government's controversial charter school experiment faces more strife, with the principal of the latest school under investigation by the Teachers Council. As Middle School West Auckland celebrated its official opening yesterday, the trust which operates it said that when it hired principal James Haggett in December it had no idea he was facing a complaint laid by his former school.


  3. Critical Reading Prep for t...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Statesboro Herald

    This face to face course focuses on strategies in active reading that pertain specifically to the SAT, as well as addressing strategies and possible topics for the writing portion.


  4. Syracuse football commit Kenny Carter details turnaround at Plainfield High, recruited as 'big-man athlete'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Post-Standard

    Kenny Carter still remembers the first time he met Syracuse wide receivers coach Bobby Acosta in December 2013. But more importantly than that, he remembers what he thought walking out of their meeting in the main office at Plainfield High School.


  5. Is Ceftiofur Sodium an Effective Treatment for Placentitis?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Horse

    Researchers found that ceftiofur concentrations in allantoic and amniotic fluid, placental tissues, and foal plasma were nearly undetectable, making it a poor choice for treating placentitis. Placentitis, an inflammation of the placenta caused by bacteria such as Streptococcus equi subspecies zooepidemicus , is one of the leading causes of foal death.


  6. $2 million Radford College entry to reduce drop-off time congestionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Radford College will spend nearly $2 million on a new entry at the intersection of Haydon Drive and Battye Street in Bruce. One of Canberra's most expensive private schools will spend close to $2 million on a new road entry for its Bruce campus.


  7. Braille still needed in digital worldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

    Mitzi Raaphorst, a Braille Trainer at Vision Australia, has been helping others follow the dots to literacy for nearly 14 years. Imagine learning how to spell or use correct grammar and punctuation if you could only hear the words.


  8. 2015 Forty Under 40: Josh KaufmanRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Indianapolis Business News

    "Signed, Sealed, Delivered ": In the course of a year, SAT prep tutor Josh Kaufman went from playing to lunchtime crowds in Monument Circle's Potbelly sandwich shop to winning Season 6 of NBC's "The Voice" competition to performing a title role in Broadway's "Pippin."


  9. Prairie Grove sophomore Roy McKenzie earns 36 on ACTRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Roy McKenzie, 16, took the national college entrance exam in December, the same day as Har-Ber High School senior Alex O'Brien, who also earned a 36 on the test. McKenzie took the ACT for the first time in the seventh grade and earned a 29. He took the test again in September, earning a 34. With his score being so close to a perfect 36, he decided to give the test another shot, he said.


  10. RE-1 Valley Board of Education community meetings start MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

    Staff, teachers, parents, students and community members are invited to attend one of the upcoming meetings to give their thoughts on two questions: "For your child to succeed, what is important for the district to continue to provide?" and "What can we improve for our students to continue to succeed?" Monday's meeting and all other future meetings will start with a 5 p.m. session for teachers and staff followed by a 5:30 p.m. session for parents and community members. Future community meeting dates include Monday, Feb. 9, at Sterling Middle School; Tuesday, Feb. 17, at Hagen Preschool and Administration Office; Monday, Feb. 23, at Caliche School; Monday, March 2, at Campbell Elementary; and Monday, March 9, at Sterling High School.


  11. Communist CoreRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2013 | The Big Apple

    Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.


  12. Jeb Bush's Common Core Hedging Undermines Reform EffortsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Heartland Institute

    Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor and prospective GOP presidential contender, was wrong to support Common Core. Now, on the campaign trail, he appears to be backtracking a bit.


  13. Choose to refuse: Say - no' to PARCC/SBAC testingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

    This is National School Choice Week, but I want to talk about parents' school testing choice. Moms and dads, you have the inherent right and responsibility to protect your children.


  14. Texas lawmaker proposes bill that would allow weapons in classroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Click2Houston



  15. A perfect SAT score and only a freshman? Meet the O.C. student who did itRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    This is the only way to improve your reading fluency, learn new vocabulary in context and master idiomatic expressions. * Summarize your textbooks.


  16. Remembering GiannaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    After an accident killed High School student Gianna Asencio as she was walking to her school bus stop, her family has now completed funeral arrangements. POLICE SAY THE DRIVER OF THE CAR WILL NOT BE CHARGED.


  17. Charter-school group drags L.A. Unified campaign into the muckRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... that differ sharply from those in the movement that favors a bigger emphasis on charter schools and standardized testing. His votes, especially those against high-performing charter schools that are fully committed to great education, are deeply ...


  18. New York teachers union criticizes Gov. Cuomo's education planRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... "The governor's irresponsible plan would hurt students by intensifying the state's fixation on standardized testing - in direct contradiction to what kids need and what parents have asked for," stated NYSUT President Karen E. Magee in a press ...


  19. What isn't Bobby Jindal cutting in next year's budget? TOPSRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    Gov. Bobby Jindal said he won't be cutting any funding to the popular scholarship program called TOPS, despite facing a $1.6 billion financial shortfall next year. (Photo by Brianna Paciorka, While nearly every agency and service is being asked to cut back in the face of a $1.6 billion state budget shortfall next year, Gov. Bobby Jindal is sparing at least one program.


  20. Cedar Shoals freshmen look ahead in school's career pathway dayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Hundreds of Cedar Shoals High School freshmen poured into the school's media center Friday, not to check out books this time, but to investigate careers. In small groups they filed in for 20-minute sessions, touring tables where they could learn about mechatronics, agriculture, auto mechanics, child care and more than two dozen other so-called career pathways or clusters they can pursue while they're still in high school.