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A look at Public & Private Education in a Domestic and International Perspective
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Noam Chomsky - The Purpose of Education

Noam Chomsky discusses the purpose of education, impact of technology, whether education should be perceived as a cost or an investment and the value of stan...
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The Global Search for Education: A Life of Learning | Education News

The Global Search for Education: A Life of Learning | Education News | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
Sir David Watson, Professor and Principal at Oxford University, England, shares his views with C. M. Rubin about higher education and a life of learning.
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K12 Inc Class Sizes Double That of State-Run Online Schools | Education News

K12 Inc Class Sizes Double That of State-Run Online Schools | Education News | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
According to corporate documents obtained by the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting and StateImpact Florida, the number of students overseen by a single teacher at Florida online schools operated by K12 Inc.
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Rhode Island school says dad-daughter dances violate law

Rhode Island school says dad-daughter dances violate law | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
School officials in the Rhode Island city of Cranston have ended their traditional father-daughter dances and mother-son ballgames, saying the activities are a violation of state gender discrimination law.
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Chicago Mayor’s Push to Add Charter Schools Hangs Over Teachers’ Strike

Chicago Mayor’s Push to Add Charter Schools Hangs Over Teachers’ Strike | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
In the Chicago teachers’ strike, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s oft-cited goal of expanding charter schools is not officially on the table, but a union official called it “the elephant in the room.”...
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The Chicago Teachers’ Strike, in Perspective

The Chicago Teachers’ Strike, in Perspective | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
Schools are clearly a critical piece — no, the critical piece — in any anti-poverty strategy, but they can’t go it alone.
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What to test instead

What to test instead | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
When Harvard University announced last month that it was investigating 125 students for cheating on a take-home exam, most of the ensuing public fuss focused on the students: whether they were kids...
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Number of Homeschoolers Growing Nationwide | Education News

Number of Homeschoolers Growing Nationwide | Education News | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
Researchers are expecting a surge in the number of students educated at home by their parents over the next ten years as more families spurn public schools.
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YouTube, Khan Partner to Find the Best Education Video-Makers | Education News

YouTube, Khan Partner to Find the Best Education Video-Makers | Education News | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
The Official YouTube blog has announced that the company is partnering up with Khan Academy in a search for the Next EDU Gurus – ten individuals who are talented and passionate content creators on the topics of education …...
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Chicago students return to class after strike ends

Chicago students return to class after strike ends | Education in a Changing World | Scoop.it
Hundreds of thousands of Chicago public school students are returning to class after teachers ended their seven-day strike.
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Education News - The New York Times

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Find breaking news & education news on colleges & universities, teachers, public & private schools, tuition, scholarships, financial aid & student loans.
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