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14
May

Sisolak says TV ad is misleading, demands it stop airing

Sisolak says TV ad is misleading, demands it stop airing

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS (AP) — Attorneys for Democratic candidate for governor Steve Sisolak have issued a letter demanding that Nevada…

14
May

Baser Prioritizes Diversity, Increases Retention and Graduation

Baser Prioritizes Diversity, Increases Retention and Graduation

[ad_1] After a series of polarizing flyers galvanized colleges and universities across San Antonio, Dr. Ric N. Baser penned an…

13
May

Student shot in arm at California school, teen suspect held

Student shot in arm at California school, teen suspect held

[ad_1] PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — A 14-year-old used a rifle to shoot a classmate in the arm Friday at their…

13
May

Summit to Focus on Creating Pathways for Educational and Economic Mobility

Summit to Focus on Creating Pathways for Educational and Economic Mobility

[ad_1] May 13, 2018 | : The Wayne County Community College District in Detroit (WCCCD) will host its inaugural Urban…

12
May

Superintendent seeks clarification on teacher raises, taxes

Superintendent seeks clarification on teacher raises, taxes

[ad_1] OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Uncertainty over how an effort to overturn tax increases could affect pay raises for Oklahoma…

12
May

Incidences of Campus Racial Intolerance Spark Calls for Change

Incidences of Campus Racial Intolerance Spark Calls for Change

[ad_1] Dr. Karla Holloway is distressed. The James B. Duke Professor Emerita of English at Duke University, who retired last…

11
May

Teacher Activists Take Fight to the Polls

Teacher Activists Take Fight to the Polls

[ad_1] From left, Lynette Guck, Allegra Fullerton, and Jeanne Lunn review petitions for a campaign funding disclosure amendment in Scottsdale,…

11
May

Single Moms in College Face Major Challenges

Single Moms in College Face Major Challenges

[ad_1] For many single mothers who are attending college, the joyful moments of motherhood are mixed with the challenges of…

10
May

House once again rejects state money for private tuition

House once again rejects state money for private tuition

[ad_1] CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire House has once again rejected putting state education money toward private school…

10
May

The Case for Diversity – Higher Education

The Case for Diversity - Higher Education

[ad_1] I’m a privileged, old White guy who won the ovary lottery. Consequently, I was able to grow up in…

09
May

The Faces of the Teacher Revolt

The Faces of the Teacher Revolt

[ad_1] It’s been called the teacher revolt. Teachers in five states so far have risen up and walked out of…

09
May

Tuskegee Names Lily D. McNair as President

Tuskegee Names Lily D. McNair as President

[ad_1] May 9, 2018 | : The selection of Dr. Lily D. McNair as Tuskegee University’s eighth president is being…

08
May

Math teacher from East Bridgewater named state’s top teacher

Math teacher from East Bridgewater named state's top teacher

[ad_1] EAST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (AP) — A math teacher from East Bridgewater who has inspired more than a dozen of…

08
May

Mexican Authorities Dispute U.S. College Student Was Murdered

Mexican Authorities Dispute U.S. College Student Was Murdered

[ad_1] May 8, 2018 | : BOSTON – The family of an American college student who died on spring break…

07
May

The Teachers Are Winning. What Does It Mean for the Profession?

The Teachers Are Winning. What Does It Mean for the Profession?

[ad_1] Teachers crowd the lobby of the Arizona Senate last week as lawmakers debate a budget negotiated by majority Republicans…

07
May

Shedding Light on Asian American and Asian Students’ Mental Health Needs

Shedding Light on Asian American and Asian Students’ Mental Health Needs

[ad_1] May 7, 2018 | : The “Let’s Talk!” conference at the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) recently convened…

06
May

School voucher bill still alive, for now

School voucher bill still alive, for now

[ad_1] CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A bill that would put state education money toward private school tuition or home schooling…

06
May

OSU Names Scholar Moore Vice Provost for Diversity, Inclusion

OSU Names Scholar Moore Vice Provost for Diversity, Inclusion

[ad_1] The Ohio State University has named Dr. James L. Moore III, a prominent researcher and scholar, as its next…

05
May

Parents mistakenly told kids on gifted program waiting list

Parents mistakenly told kids on gifted program waiting list

[ad_1] ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Thousands of parents in Maryland were mistakenly told their children had been placed on a…

05
May

Find Your Tribe and You Find Your Health and Success

Find Your Tribe and You Find Your Health and Success

[ad_1] When I decided to change careers, a psychiatrist friend told me that I would be most successful if I…

04
May

‘Juuling’ Craze: Schools Scramble to Deal With Student Vaping

'Juuling' Craze: Schools Scramble to Deal With Student Vaping

[ad_1] Marshfield High School Principal Robert Keuther displays vaping devices that were confiscated from students in Marshfield, Mass. —Steven Senne/AP…

04
May

Congressional Black Caucus Calls for NCAA Reforms

Congressional Black Caucus Calls for NCAA Reforms

[ad_1] The Congressional Black Caucus has sent a letter to the head of the NCAA urging him to reform the…

03
May

South Carolina House passes different $8B spending plan

South Carolina House passes different $8B spending plan

[ad_1] COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina House has passed its own version of the state’s $8 billion budget…

03
May

Using Technology to Put Faculty First

Using Technology to Put Faculty First

[ad_1] Steve Goldenberg found his calling in technology entrepreneurship as a Georgetown University student nearly two decades ago. A native…

02
May

School district declines participation in reading program

School district declines participation in reading program

[ad_1] PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A second Oregon school district has elected not to allow its third- through fifth-graders to…

02
May

The Urgency of Supporting the University of Puerto Rico

The Urgency of Supporting the University of Puerto Rico

[ad_1] In an essay for Medium in November following Hurricane Maria, I asked, “How will we support higher education in…

01
May

Dayton pushes for $138M for schools’ budget shortfalls

Dayton pushes for $138M for schools' budget shortfalls

[ad_1] ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is calling for $138 million in emergency funding for Minnesota schools…

01
May

University of Minnesota Settles Harassment Claims for $300K

University of Minnesota Settles Harassment Claims for $300K

[ad_1] MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota paid nearly $300,000 to settle sexual harassment complaints related to former athletic director…

30
Apr

Where School Employees Can’t Afford Housing, Some Districts Try to Help

Where School Employees Can't Afford Housing, Some Districts Try to Help

[ad_1] Phillis Wheatley Elementary School in Miami. Phillis Wheatley Elementary School may get an affordable-housing apartment complex next door as…

30
Apr

Cosby Verdict Historic for Women, People of Color, Diversity

Cosby Verdict Historic for Women, People of Color, Diversity

[ad_1] Words of contrition? Bill Cosby’s lawyer says he’ll appeal the comedian’s convictions. But in these dark hours after the…

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