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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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6 Backpacks For Kids That Won't Hurt Their Backs

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Heavy backpacks, especially when worn improperly, can cause kids' backs, neck, or shoulder pain. (More details about that, here). But if a heavy load is unavoidable, don't worry!
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Teaching for Social Justice: Five Social Justice Challenges to Teachers

Teaching for Social Justice: Five Social Justice Challenges to Teachers | Parental News | Scoop.it
Hey Teachers! Take up the challenge of social justice education this year in your classrooms! -> http://t.co/x3QSjj3ogW #AbEd #bced #onted
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Parents and kids can take steps to ward off sexting - Springfield News-Leader

Parents and kids can take steps to ward off sexting - Springfield News-Leader | Parental News | Scoop.it
Parents and kids can take steps to ward off sexting Springfield News-Leader "Most kids today have a Facebook to appease their parents, but they don't really use it," according to Craig Leeper, a counselor at Pershing Middle School, who spoke to the...
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5 Ways to foster kindness in your kids

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New Report: “The Strengths of Latina Mothers in Supporting Their Children’s Education: A Cultural Perspective” | Engaging Parents In School…

New Report: “The Strengths of Latina Mothers in Supporting Their Children’s Education: A Cultural Perspective” http://t.co/EHS7Ht70OT
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Expansiveness Rather than Narrowness in Education

Howard Gardner probes the panelists on their own education in the arts and their experiences working in today's schools. What's unique about quality education in the arts?
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Tomorrow's Professor eNewsletter: 1342. Thinking Creatively and Critically

Tomorrow's Professor eNewsletter: 1342. Thinking Creatively and Critically | Parental News | Scoop.it
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Where Gates money is going in education world this year - Washington Post (blog)

Where Gates money is going in education world this year - Washington Post (blog) | Parental News | Scoop.it
Where Gates money is going in education world this year Washington Post (blog) Where in the education world has Bill Gates been putting his foundation's money this year?
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60 years after Brown v. Board, how far has the nation come in eliminating segregated education?

60 years after Brown v. Board, how far has the nation come in eliminating segregated education? | Parental News | Scoop.it
Saturday marks the 60th anniversary of “Brown v. Board of Education." (RT @NewsHour: 60 years after Brown v. Board, how far has the nation come in eliminating segregated education?
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Find College Scholarships That Support Students With Autism - US News

Find College Scholarships That Support Students With Autism - US News | Parental News | Scoop.it
These scholarships can help students with autism spectrum disorders finance their education and ease the transition to college.
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What makes a good principal? Tell us

What makes a good principal? Tell us | Parental News | Scoop.it
Share your thoughts and they may be included in an upcoming print or digital feature (RT @globeandmail: What makes a good principal?
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Behind the SAT numbers

Behind the SAT numbers | Parental News | Scoop.it
On average, high school seniors’ SAT scores increase as students’ household income increases, according to 2012 data released by the College Board. (RT @StevenSinger3: Standardized tests don't measure learning.
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Spanish Immersion Resources - Parent´s Perspective of Immersion Education (Guest Post)

Spanish Immersion Resources - Parent´s Perspective of Immersion Education (Guest Post) | Parental News | Scoop.it
Parent´s Perspective of #Immersion #Education from @matoedtech http://t.co/VWgH57bmM3 #edtech
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How physical exercise helps to get students intellectually fit - The Globe and Mail

How physical exercise helps to get students intellectually fit - The Globe and Mail | Parental News | Scoop.it
RT @Rockteacher50: Spark breaks as teaching strategies lead to improved moods and more passing grades in students. http://t.co/STiWkqDp6n #…
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Why Should We Invest in Girls' Education?

Why Should We Invest in Girls' Education? | Parental News | Scoop.it
If we educate a boy, we educate one person. If we educate a girl, we educate a family -- and a whole nation."...
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Record number of students off to university after undergrad cap lifted

Record number of students off to university after undergrad cap lifted | Parental News | Scoop.it
Higher proportion of sixth formers go into further education, including more women and students from deprived areas (Record number of students off to university after undergrad cap lifted http://t.co/OiZ0K5gh6u...
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Top Free Education Tools That You Should Know and Use - 10. Edmondo - Etertain

Top Free Education Tools That You Should Know and Use - 10. Edmondo - Etertain | Parental News | Scoop.it
Top free education tools that you should know and use http://t.co/C25sbNhf5i ;
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Picky reader? Let your child try nonfiction or biography | Renascence School International Education News

Picky reader? Let your child try nonfiction or biography | Renascence School International Education News | Parental News | Scoop.it
Is your child a picky reader? Try nonfiction, says librarian (Education - Is your child a picky reader?
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Aligning education with workforce needs - nwitimes.com

Aligning education with workforce needs - nwitimes.com | Parental News | Scoop.it
Aligning education with workforce needs nwitimes.com While just 12 percent of U.S. jobs required some post-secondary training or an associate's degree 35 years ago, it is estimated nearly 80 percent of U.S.
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Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education and ... - The White House (blog)

Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education and ... - The White House (blog) | Parental News | Scoop.it
Washington Post Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education and ... The White House (blog) On Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
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Tweet from @EdTrust

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RT @EdTrust: Infographic: 60 years later, the fight for equity in education continues. http://t.co/wzxUJ4ssVZ
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The 5 Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

The 5 Most Beautiful Words In The English Language | Parental News | Scoop.it
Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder--or the ear of the listener--but when it comes to discerning the most beautiful words in the English language, there's some objectivity at play.
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Having Trouble Repaying Loans? The Department of Education May Be in Touch

Having Trouble Repaying Loans? The Department of Education May Be in Touch | Parental News | Scoop.it
If you are having trouble repaying your loans, you have several options. There's the Pay As You Earn plan, which lets you adjust your federal loan payments based on your income. (Having Trouble Repaying Loans?
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5 Places to Hunt for College Financial Aid Help - US News

5 Places to Hunt for College Financial Aid Help - US News | Parental News | Scoop.it
Families looking for help on the FAFSA can turn to resources as varied as high school counselors and Google Helpouts.
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Parents' illiteracy a challenge

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Some Detroit parents struggle to understand doctors' instructions, read prescription labels or measure the correct dosage of medication for their children, because an estimated 47 percent of adults are functionally illiterate.
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