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Lynn Darling, Early Childhood Institute Director, On The Early Childhood ... - Huffington Post

Lynn Darling, Early Childhood Institute Director, On The Early Childhood ... - Huffington Post | Parental News | Scoop.it
Lynn Darling, Early Childhood Institute Director, On The Early Childhood ...Huffington PostWith increasing attention given to the country's achievement gaps, education reformers and the government have started looking at early childhood education...
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World's Best Universities; Top 400 Universities in the World | US News

World's Best Universities; Top 400 Universities in the World | US News | Parental News | Scoop.it
See the US News ranking for the top universities in the world. The World's Best Universities list includes schools from the USA, Canada, Asia, Europe, and more.
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Emphasis on exams is a flaw in our education system: Employers must try and fix the gaping hole between school and work

Emphasis on exams is a flaw in our education system: Employers must try and fix the gaping hole between school and work | Parental News | Scoop.it
The world is a changing place, with technology impacting on every job across every industry.
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Shouldn't lectures be obsolete by now? - BBC News

Shouldn't lectures be obsolete by now? - BBC News | Parental News | Scoop.it
The university lecture has survived, despite claims that technology would make it redundant.
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The Best and Worst 529 Plans in 2016: Morningstar

The Best and Worst 529 Plans in 2016: Morningstar | Parental News | Scoop.it
Which 529 college savings education plans are the best (and the worst) according to Morningstar?
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Nice to see Maryland under silver.
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13 Magazines | 19,470 Articles | 176.8M Followers | 23 Likes | @flipboard | Official Flipboard account
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Disney Launches 'Share the Joy' Campaign to Inspire Service & Volunteerism

Disney Launches 'Share the Joy' Campaign to Inspire Service & Volunteerism | Parental News | Scoop.it
The Walt Disney Company launched its annual 'Share the Joy' campaign today to inspire kids and families to volunteer and spread goodwill this holiday
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We are looking forward to Family Volunteer Day with our IB Families on 11/19/16!!
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California Grants $200M to College Readiness (EdSurge News)

California Grants $200M to College Readiness (EdSurge News) | Parental News | Scoop.it
STATE GRANTS TO CURE THOSE SENIOR BLUES: Last week, California Governor Jerry Brown signed the 2016-17 state budget into law, including $200 million in a college readiness block grant.
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The Civil Rights Problem In U.S. Schools: 10 New Numbers

The Civil Rights Problem In U.S. Schools: 10 New Numbers | Parental News | Scoop.it
Black and Hispanic students are disproportionately suspended, expelled and have unequal access to education, according to the latest Civil Rights Data Collection survey.
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You Can Try and Deny It, But Our Schools Need to Do Better Preparing Our Kids for College and Career

You Can Try and Deny It, But Our Schools Need to Do Better Preparing Our Kids for College and Career | Parental News | Scoop.it
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7 Reasons Why Emotional Intelligence Is One Of The Fastest-Growing Job Skills

Here's why hiring managers say they often value emotional intelligence more highly than IQ.
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supports the case for global competence
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5 steps toward financial planning for college | KSL.com

5 steps toward financial planning for college | KSL.com | Parental News | Scoop.it
The cost of college, housing, books and so on adds up. Here are some tips to help make college more affordable or at least prepare you for the expense.
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Global Innovation Initiative | About

Global Innovation Initiative | About | Parental News | Scoop.it
The Global Innovation Initiative is a joint effort of the United States and the United Kingdom to support multilateral research collaboration between universities in STEM-related issues of global significance among higher education institutions in...
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Languages: Key To Future Success | The Huffington Post

Languages: Key To Future Success | The Huffington Post | Parental News | Scoop.it
Until 2005, all but a few students took a language in Key Stage 4. They were given the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills, improve thei
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Classroom Management: Boost Learning by Goal Setting

Classroom Management: Boost Learning by Goal Setting | Parental News | Scoop.it
Classroom management tips on the goal setting process, and how you can boost learning within your classroom.
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The science of resilience: how to teach students to persevere

The science of resilience: how to teach students to persevere | Parental News | Scoop.it
Neurologist and teacher Judy Willis shares three simple techniques to help teachers build resilience in their students
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I appreciate the examples provided in the article. I often that resilience and grit (lack of it) are the most harmful.
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Strategies and Tips for Helping Your Child Become More Motivated

Strategies and Tips for Helping Your Child Become More Motivated | Parental News | Scoop.it
How to help your learning disabled child succeed by boosting motivation and confidence.
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To Teach Kids To Read And Write, Sometimes You Have To Get Creative

To Teach Kids To Read And Write, Sometimes You Have To Get Creative | Parental News | Scoop.it
Across the U.S., school districts face low literacy rates among low-income and minority students. Here's how schools in Dallas, Baltimore and the Bronx are getting at the problem a little differently.
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Groundbreaking gadget claims to fit in your ear and translate foreign languages in real-time

Groundbreaking gadget claims to fit in your ear and translate foreign languages in real-time | Parental News | Scoop.it
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Most High School Seniors Aren't College Or Career Ready, Says 'Nation's Report Card'

Most High School Seniors Aren't College Or Career Ready, Says 'Nation's Report Card' | Parental News | Scoop.it
The latest reading and math scores of 12th-graders nationwide are out today. Here's a closer look.
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How to Make Sure Your Kids Have 'Grit,' Backed by Research

How to Make Sure Your Kids Have 'Grit,' Backed by Research | Parental News | Scoop.it
'Growth mindset' will provide a whole new way of looking at the world.
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