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  1. Georgia students' dual enrollment process streamlinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Florida Times-Union

    As the current school year ends, officials at the state's colleges are gearing up for the impact of a law that streamlines access to free college for high school students. "Our hope is that one day we will have students who are graduating not just with their high school diploma but also with a technical college degree," said Gretchen Corbin, commissioner of the Technical College System of Georgia.

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  2. Slaying takes away giving spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A retired grandmother who was slain at her Charleswood home Tuesday night leaves behind a long legacy of working for improvements to health and education in northern Manitoba. Kathleen Leary died Tuesday night after emergency crews found her suffering from upper-body injuries just before 6 p.m. at 9 Cheltenham Cove in Charleswood. 5 comments

  3. How religion and high school peers shape when people marryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Religion News Service

    Sociologists generally agree that marriage is a good thing. It improves both health and wealth.

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  4. Aeropostale Projects Disappointing ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Fox News

    Aropostale Inc. on Thursday projected a wider-than-expected loss for the July quarter, which includes the opening of the critical back-to-school period. The struggling teen retailer, which is trying to turn around sales after three years of contraction that officials blamed on being "overly influenced by the lure of fast fashion," has put its hopes on the Back to School period.

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  5. Award-winning author Vicki Courtney signs multi-book dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Christian Retailing

    B&H Kids, the children's imprint of B&H Publishing Group, has announced the first two books in a multi-book deal with best-selling and award-winning author Vicki Courtney. Courtney is a speaker on parenting and women's issues and has written multiple books targeting teens and their parents, including the best-selling Five Conversations You Must Have With Your Son and Five Conversations You Must Have With Your Daughter .

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  6. Joining together to get ahead of bullyingRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Scoop

    Releasing the updated 2015 Bullying Prevention Guidelines on Pink Shirt Day at Silverstream School, Chief Human Rights Commissioner, Mr David Rutherford said he is confident that the drive to stop bullying across New Zealand schools is really gaining ground. "Any kind of bullying in school is serious and has negative impacts on young people.

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  7. North-West man jailed for molesting young girlsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Advocate

    WEST man who sexually assaulted two sisters entrusted to his care has been sentenced to three years' jail. A NORTH-WEST man who sexually assaulted two sisters entrusted to his care has been sentenced to three years' jail.

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  8. Costly Team Sports Put 'Life Skills' Beyond Poor Kids' ReachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    For many kids, youth sports is a time to learn things like teamwork, goal setting, time management-skills that often prove valuable off the field and in work settings later in life. But for kids who can't afford the fees associated with team sports or the equipment or the uniforms or the transportation to away games, these learning opportunities are few and far between.

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  9. Halton public high school teachers begin job sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | InsideHalton.com

    That was the suggested work attire for the region's secondary school teachers for a day as they began Day 1 of their administrative job sanctions today. Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation Teachers and Occasional Teachers in District 20, Halton have instituted a withdrawal of some services.

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  10. Cary to take reins of curriculum, instructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Newberry Observer

    When the 2015-16 school year begins this August, the Newberry County School District will have a new assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction in Dr. Lynn Cary. Cary is taking over for Dr. Cynthia A. Downs, who is retiring.

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  11. Leader of the bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Newberry Observer

    Jed Thomas has spent the last 21 years teaching band at Mid-Carolina High School. He will direct his last spring concert at 8 p.m. May 20 at the Newberry Opera House.

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  12. Surviving schizophrenia leads Oakville youth into mentorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | InsideHalton.com

    Alec Mahoney had good friends and a loving family. When he started feeling depressed, he didn't know why.

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  13. 2014-2015 DuPage County Academic TeamRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Daily Herald

    Personal statement: "Medicine is a field that calls for quick decisions and critical thinking -- but equally important is the art of understanding and caring for people. And in this realm of science and service, I believe I have found my calling; a noble, selfless pursuit, one I wish to dedicate my life to.

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  14. Shelley Fralic: In praise of small-town traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Vancouver Sun

    Thirty-five years ago, Mount St. Helens in southwest Washington state erupted, killing 57 people, blasting more than 1,300 feet off the top and raining volcanic ash for miles around. Today, the volcano has become a world-class outdoor laboratory for the study of volcanoes, ecosystems and forestry, as well as a major recreational and tourist destination.

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  15. FASNY announces Oneida County recipient of volunteer scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WKTV

    ONEIDA COUNTY The Firemen's Association of the State of New York announced a local recipient of the FASNY Gerard J. Buckenmyer Volunteer Scholarship. Tyler McGough, of Woodgate Fire Department, received a certificate as well as a check for $1,500 for his volunteer service in the community.

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  16. Social Media and children: the Internet is not evilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Jersey Journal

    A few months ago, my husband and I had a personal discussion about my use of social media. Not too long before that, I had a brief argument with my older brother who, a fellow social media addict himself, blamed me for being on my cellphone too much.

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  17. Education news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Bennington Banner

    MONTPELIER >> Three Vermont State Colleges are among the 100 most affordable small colleges in the United States. Lyndon State College , Johnson State College , and Castleton State College were each listed as one of America's 100 Most Affordable Small Colleges by Best Value Schools for providing innovative academic offerings, small class sizes, and good value for the investment.

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  18. Young Norfolk singer's final dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Eastern Daily Press

    Talented 12-year-old Breeze Redwine from Starston, near Harleston has made it to the grand final of the TeenStar 2015 competition and will now perform at Birmingham's NEC in July. Breeze has been impressing the judges and audiences throughout every stage of the competition, which is the UK's biggest search for teenage and pre-teen singing acts.

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  19. 'Learning town' school rolls cappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | BBC News

    Limits will be imposed on S1 numbers at all four secondary schools in 2016/17 as part of the Dumfries Learning Town project. It is likely to mean that the most popular schools in Dumfries will be forced to turn some prospective pupils away.

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  20. Portal to rate schools sparks concern among some educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    TODAY reports: An education resource portal has asked parents, alumni and students to review and rate schools here, and educators point out that the reviews are subjective and the accounts may not always be true. SINGAPORE: Writing reviews to stand a chance to win a vacation may be a common gimmick on travel websites but an education resource portal - co-founded by a former secondary school teacher - has gone the same path, asking parents, alumni and students to review and rate schools here.

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