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Washington's Poet Laureate Wins Award For Book About Hanford

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For black infants, a precarious start in life

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Black babies are more than twice as likely as white ones to die before their first birthday. The healthcare overhaul might help.
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From the trenches: R. Mark Giuliano

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Pastor Mark Guiliano of Old Stone Church weighs in on why he lives downtown -- a "24-hour-a-day party" -- among other reasons.
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How to Archive Your Favorite Tweets - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Bedford Bits: Ideas for Teaching Composition » Blog Archive » The Softer Side of My Syllabus

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Turner Broadcasting parent to alter retiree health plan

Joining a small but growing trend in health care, Time Warner, parent of Atlanta-based Turner Broadcasting System, is moving its retirees’ medical benefits to the private insurance marketplace.
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DML2014 - Nichole Pinkard, Conference Chair

http://dml2014.dmlhub.net - Nichole Pinkard, conference chair for the 2014 Digital Media and Learning Conference, explains the conference's thematic focus on "Connecting…
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The Most (And Least) Lucrative College Majors, In 1 Graph : NPR

The Most (And Least) Lucrative College Majors, In 1 Graph : NPR | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
In terms of income, what you major in matters more than where you go to school. Here are the 10 majors where graduates have the highest incomes — and the majors where incomes are lowest.
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Digital Storytelling 106: Open, Participatory, Student-centric, Social...the Future? | DMLcentral

Digital Storytelling 106: Open, Participatory, Student-centric, Social...the Future? | DMLcentral | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Far more important to me than all the venture-capitalized consortia of elite university MOOCs (Massively Open Online Courses) and the hundreds of thousands of students flocking to them is a course taught by an adjunct professor at University of...
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Lessons Learned From a Freshman-Composition MOOC - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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No strike, but Seattle schools struggling with new software | District Administration Magazine

News, Articles and Community for district-level decision makers in K-12 education. Magazine published monthly, with daily news and blogs and online content. Archives available.
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Humberto Could Make History Tomorrow Morning

Humberto Could Make History Tomorrow Morning | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Humberto continues to stay a tropical storm and with the latest satellite data and model data, it actually looks like it is getting torn apart off the coast of Africa! I still think that Humberto will remain under hurricane strength all the way ...
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The legacy of Danny Lewin, the first man to die on 9/11

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Danny Lewin, who founded Akamai Technologies, died in the 9/11 attacks. There's a new book about his busy life.
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The High Cost to Your Family of Filing for Social Security at 62, Even If You Need the Money | The Business Desk with Paul Solman | PBS NewsHour | PBS

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The High Cost to Your Family of Filing for Social Security at 62, Even If You Need the Money
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College Ready Writing: How Higher Ed Makes Most Things Meaningless (Long Version)

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Study seeks super agers’ secrets to brain health

Study seeks super agers’ secrets to brain health | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
They’re called “super agers” — men and women who are in their 80s and 90s, but with brains and memories that seem far younger.
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Bedford Bits: Ideas for Teaching Composition » Blog Archive » Due Dates, Deadlines, and My Late Policy

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Round Rock Library (TX) Gets $49.5K Grant to Create After-School Maker Program | School Library Journal

Round Rock Library (TX) Gets $49.5K Grant to Create After-School Maker Program | School Library Journal | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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First Fall Cool Down Coming

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We really haven't had that much of a summer when you really think about it. There have only been 12 days where were above 90 degrees when we usually see over 40!! We have had a massively wet summer as well with almost 20 inches of rain falling in ...
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Discovering Pathways Through Connected Learning | Connected Learning

Discovering Pathways Through Connected Learning | Connected Learning | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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Discovering Pathways Through Connected Learning 

How can digital badges connect our interests & passions both inside and outside formal education, and make lifelong learning pathways more visible?

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Librarians from across the state run, walk to honor colleague

Librarians from across the state run, walk to honor colleague | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
The Georgia Library Association & GPLS will sponsor the third annual Pat Carterette Memorial Run/Walk here on Thursday, Oct. 10 at the Ocmulgee Heritage River Trail.
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Good Read: How Closely Should Parents Track Their Kids’ Grades?

Good Read: How Closely Should Parents Track Their Kids’ Grades? | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Writer Jessica Lahey, a former teacher, talks about why she chooses not to use the student information system that her child's school offers.
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Instagram Reaches 150 Million Monthly Active Users

Instagram Reaches 150 Million Monthly Active Users | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Instagram now has 150 million monthly active users with more than 60% of them residing outside of the United States. That's up 50 million since February.
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