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  1. Horizon Scholarship Services Offers New Scholarship Prep Program for...Read the original story

    15 min ago | PRWeb

    Horizon Scholarship Services is offering a new Scholarship Prep Program to help high school juniors maximize their efforts to research, apply for and win scholarships for college.


  2. Chinese Cultural Exchange Program at Allendale ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Chinese Cultural Exchange Program at Allendale Columbia Chinese cultural exchange program Check out this story on Our family is hosting a student from China this week through Allendale Columbia's International Summer Program.


  3. How democracy saves Seattle schools from bad superintendentsRead the original story

    26 min ago | Northwest Progressive Institute

    ... under both a Republican and a Democratic president, have pursued education policies emphasizing standardized testing, school closures, and mass teacher firings. These policies have created sizable public backlash in cities large and small, in ...


  4. Bernstein: What Vin Scully Told MeRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | CBS Local

    Editor's note: On Tuesday night, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced that broadcaster Vin Scully would return for his 66th season in the booth in 2015.


  5. Based on ACT averages, Duval County students have fewer optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Business Journal

    Out of Florida's 67 districts, St. Johns' average score of 22 put it No. 2 in the state.


  6. Ohio high school students to take ACT or SAT for free, thanks to stateRead the original story

    53 min ago |

    This fall's Ohio high school freshmen can take the ACT or SAT for free when they're juniors, courtesy of the state.


  7. PPG awards over $340,000 to National Merit ScholarshipsRead the original story

    58 min ago |

    JULY 6 : Pocono International Raceway president Brandon Igdalsky poses for for a photo with Helio Castroneves of Brazil , driver of the #3 Hitachi Team Penske Chevrolet, Juan Pablo Montoya of Colobia, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Ch Today PPG Industries announced that it will be sponsoring more than $340,000 scholarships through National Merit ... (more)


  8. At what point do we return to prioritizing students over "markets"?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    Yesterday's Cincinnati Enquirer featured an article on an FBI raid on one of our local schools that is part of a 19 school investigation.


  9. Fall SAT/PSAT classes now forming; Westfield Review announces new scheduleRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Les Jacobsen, director and math instructor for the very popular and successful SAT prep program through Westfield Review, Inc. announces the new fall 2014 schedule.


  10. Book Review: 'The Murder of the Middle Class'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    THE MURDER OF THE MIDDLE CLASS: HOW TO SAVE YOURSELF AND YOUR FAMILY FROM THE CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY OF THE CENTURY By Wayne Allyn Root Regnery Publishing, $27.95, 390 pages Within these pages, a highly energetic, angry ambitious man known worldwide as a "capitalist evangelist" argues that middle-class America is victimized by a "criminal conspiracy."


  11. Lee school board member opting his kids out of standardized testingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    A Lee County School board member wants to opt his children out of standardized testing.


  12. 7 Ways to improve your child's memoryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | She Knows

    Caroline Duda has years of experience as an SAT tutor for Varsity Tutors. She earned an MFA in Creative Writing from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


  13. How volunteering and leadership can help win college scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Every college scholarship applicant is searching for ways to make his or her applications and essays stand out from the rest and get noticed by the judges.


  14. Survey: Pre-law students value rankings over financial aidRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Record

    To law students, attending a top-tier school is still top priority, according to a new Kaplan survey of 637 students who took the LSAT in June.


  15. Pair of four-star CBs qualify, will play for GamecocksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSNBC

    When we last checked on the qualifying efforts of South Carolina's Class of 2014, there was concern that as many as eight of the 21 signees would fail to qualify academically.


  16. HOLD - Waiting for A Quote - Common Application for College Goes Live This WeekRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Alternative Press

    On your mark, get set, go - the Common Application , which makes it possible for high school seniors to apply to several colleges using one application, goes live on August 1. Over 500 colleges and universities in 47 states, as well as those located in the District of Columbia, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, and Switzerland ... (more)


  17. New tests, other changes greeting K-12 studentsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Sweeping education changes will greet Ohio's 1.6 million public school students when they return to the classroom in coming weeks.


  18. OP-ED: Stop blaming black parents for underachieving kidsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    Mayors, teachers unions and news commentators have boiled down the academic achievement gap between white and black students to one root cause: parents.


  19. @DevOpsSummit Story by @DMacVittie: Continuous Integration or Continuous Improvement?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Java Developer's Journal

    ... that is being implemented for a generally available library. In this case, test automation gives standardized testing with standardized reports for those who are going to use the library to review before implementing or upgrading. This makes perfect ...


  20. D.C. chancellor 'disappointed' with flat test scoresRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    School officials said Wednesday that 51.1 percent of students were found to be proficient in math in the 2013-2014 school year.