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  1. American Students Who Struggle With English Outnumber Kids Born AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Atlantic

    Being born in the United States does not guarantee proficiency in English. Maybe you knew this, maybe you didn't.


  2. Pottsville board members honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Courier

    Superintendent Larry Dugger honored the Pottsville Board of Education during its meeting Thursday. The board received six awards at the recent Arkansas School Board Association conference for the amount of school board training each member has completed.


  3. Could Playing Tchaikovsky??'s "Nutcracker" And Other Music Improve...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | BioSpace

    Could Playing Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" And Other Music Improve Kids' Brains? Children who play the violin or study piano could be learning more than just Mozart. A University of Vermont College of Medicine child psychiatry team has found that musical training might also help kids focus their attention, control their emotions and diminish their anxiety.


  4. Local Author to speak at Women in Business LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 |

    The Clinton and Madison Chambers of Commerce will host a Women in Business Luncheon on Thursday January 15, 2015. Starting at 12:00pm, the Chambers encourage guests to arrive early to shop at artisan booths such as Original Creations by Charlene, Christo Jewelers, Cindy Stevens Fine Art, RJ Julia Booksellers, and Author CJ Golden.


  5. Tim Miller: A Sunday rooting for Pats, studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 |

    I spent much of Sunday bathed in the glorious light of the TV while lying on the floor grading final tests. The grading took a while, since I was distracted by the Pats trouncing the Dolphins and other amusements on the tube.


  6. Engineering scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Bureau County Republican

    High school seniors looking for ways to help finance their college engineering education can apply for a scholarship available from the Rock River Chapter of the Illinois Society of Professional Engineers. Applications are available until the deadline of Jan. 16, 2015.


  7. New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce Honors Women of ExcellenceRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | New Rochelle Talk

    On Wednesday, October 15, 2014 the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce held its 12th Annual Women of Excellence Award Dinner at Beckwith Pointe with more than 170 people attending. Also in attendance were many elected officials and a representative from Governor Cuomo's office demonstrating how Executive Director, Bob Marrone; Frank Miceli, Board President; Jennifer Lanser, Director of Marketing & Communications and the Chamber of Commerce is making a comeback as a respected institution in the community of New Rochelle.


  8. Jessie J at Edinburgh Castle a " live review and picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2013 |

    While she may have yet to settle on a firm identity, Jessie J knows how to charm and impress on stage at Edinburgh Castle, writes music critic Fiona Shepherd After years of lab testing, Jessie J has shown that creating a pop persona by cherrypicking from proven commercial styles, including R'n'B, hip-hop, soul and bleeding heart balladry, can pay dividends on both sides of the Atlantic, her debut album Who You Are having resonated with teen and pre-teen girls everywhere. Who she is, however, remains a little confused, though she presented a strong enough image with her cropped lilac hair and bold prints, and worked the stage confidently and relentlessly.


  9. Pygmalion effect unlikely to propel Vietnam's English upgrade plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2013 | Thanh Nein News

    Students and parents pray for luck in the university entrance exams at the Temple of Literature, Vietnam's first national university, in Hanoi on July 2, 2013. An ambitious government project aimed at churning out an English-savvy young workforce by 2020 has failed the enthuse experts who doubt Vietnam will be able to accomplish in 7 years a task that took its better-off neighbors several decades.


  10. Vatican and Rwanda to Dialogue for FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | News of Rwanda

    Vatican says The Holy See is ready to engage in a dialogue with Rwanda, to look at highs and lows in diplomatic ties for a firm future. Pope Representative to Rwanda, apostolic Nuncio Luciano Russo says "good relationship between Holy See and Rwanda will be strengthened through sincere dialogue."


  11. Sudden Exit: Former Durham Free School headteacher Peter CantleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Northern Echo

    THE headteacher of a controversial free school has unexpectedly left, just weeks after it was rapped for its financial and governance arrangements. Peter Cantley's sudden departure comes after the beleaguered Durham Free School was hit with a Financial Notice to Improve by the Education Funding Agency , which found "significant weaknesses" at the Durham City secondary school.


  12. Trustees should apologize for social media commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Nanaimo News Bulletin

    I attended the board of education meeting on Dec. 17. I submitted questions which chairman Steve Rae refused to read. The questions were regarding tweets he and trustee Scott Kimler had posted on the Save Cedar Schools website.


  13. Schools required to pick up slack with maths, scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Mail & Guardian

    The department of basic education wants schools that are not offering maths and maths literacy to start doing so. Angie Motshekga's basic education department has told secondary schools not to dare drop mathematics and science in the following year.


  14. Campsmount Academy heads Government's school rebuilding programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | South Yorkshire Times

    Campsmount Technology College head Andy Sprakes and Wates Construction project manager Mark Powell take a look round the new school build. A pioneering school in Doncaster has been hailed as leading the way in the Government's countrywide school rebuilding programme.


  15. Failing Doncaster secondary school in special measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Thorne Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. It added that senior management and governors of the school in Jossey Lane, Scawthorpe, had also 'failed to arrest the deterioration in provision' and that teachers' expectations of youngsters 'is too low'.


  16. Food from home fails nutrition testRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Many parents undoubtedly think they are doing the best for their children by having them bring lunch from home instead of eating the lunches served in school. But recent studies clearly prove them wrong.


  17. Japan's night schools offer hope of a second chance for manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Japan Times

    Takashi Kinoshita, 73, lived most of his adulthood with a secret that until recently he wouldn't dare divulge even to his children: he was nearly illiterate. As a child, Kinoshita grew up at a time when Japan was still in the grip of postwar poverty.


  18. Gulf Islands Secondary School Solar installation goes LiveRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 24, 2014 - SALT SPRING ISLAND, Canada -- GISS Solar Installation goes Live After a tremendously successful fundraising effort that began in April and saw equipment arrival in October, Salt Spring Island's first "community" solar system is now making energy from sunlight on the roof of Gulf Islands Secondary School . The partnership between the Salt Spring Community Energy Group and School District 64 has resulted in this province's 7th largest solar photovoltaic system.


  19. Stars join forces for Truce poemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 |

    A host of footballers, coaches, managers and officials have joined forces for a poetic tribute to the 1914 Christmas Truce. Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany , Gary Neville and Sir Trevor Brooking are just some of the names who recited lines for a video that will appear on on Christmas Day - commemorating 100 years since soldiers on both sides of No Man's Land are said to have taken a festive respite from the horrors of the First World War by playing football.


  20. Boko Haram kidnapped Nigeria schoolgirls likely facing forced labor, sexual assaultRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Washington Times

    The capture of nearly 300 schoolgirls in northern Nigeria by terrorist group Boko Haram energized the international community this year, spawning an international awareness campaign that generated about 4 million tweets, including one from first lady Michelle Obama. More than 200 days later, #BringBackOurGirls is all but forgotten, the girls have faded from public attention, and most have likely been married off - though advocates are still working to secure their release and reunite them with their families. 1 comment