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Why Teachers Quit - and Why We Can't Fire Our Way to Excellence | National Education Policy Center

Why Teachers Quit - and Why We Can't Fire Our Way to Excellence | National Education Policy Center | Parental News | Scoop.it
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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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Are we making our kids work too hard? 

Are we making our kids work too hard?  | Parental News | Scoop.it
Natalie Wills’s two children, Thomas, 10, and Beth, seven, used to start most days with a pre-school club, leaving home at 7.
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20 Indispensable High School Reads

We asked our community which works of literature were must-reads for high schoolers. Here are your top picks.
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Student Debt Crisis Made Worse by Loan Servicers, Regulators Say

Student Debt Crisis Made Worse by Loan Servicers, Regulators Say | Parental News | Scoop.it
Consumer Reports details the lawsuit filed against student loan servicer Navient and what you can do to protect yourself.
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Parents & College Application Process

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preparation for career

preparation for career | Parental News | Scoop.it
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Add Your Name: Commit to Student Success

Add Your Name: Commit to Student Success | Parental News | Scoop.it
Read our letter, then add your name to stand with us: These are our values, and I demand that our secretary of education and every elected official respect and uphold this vision for high-qualit
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Flipboard on Flipboard

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this is an interesting article. I do not agree with all of it. but lots of food for thought.
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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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FAFSA AND TIMING

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Policing Schools

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“Author Interview: ‘Visible Learning for Mathematics'”

“Author Interview: ‘Visible Learning for Mathematics'” | Parental News | Scoop.it
Author Interview: ‘Visible Learning for Mathematics’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column. In it, Linda M. Gojak and Sara Delano Moore, two of the co-authors of &#…
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Saving for your child's future

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Is It Okay to Pull Your Kids Out of School for a Family Vacation?

Is It Okay to Pull Your Kids Out of School for a Family Vacation? | Parental News | Scoop.it
Thinking about taking your kids out of school for a family vacation? Here are key questions to ask before booking your trip.
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The arts help kids with math, critical thinking

An arts education can help children develop pattern recognition, critical thinking and math skills.
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The Case for Printed Books

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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

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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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