Military Asked To Provide 20,000 Beds For Detained Immigrant Children
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The bed space has been requested starting in July and running through the end of the year. Officials tell NPR that four bases are expected to provide space.
Millions Raised For Immigrants Will Be Used To Provide Legal Support
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NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Jenny Hixon, outreach director for the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services, about the millions of dollars raised to help immigrants at detention centers and how the organization is using the funds.
Scientists Seek Genetic Data to Personalize Education - DML Central
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Ben Williamson ponders the controversy of using genetic data from students to personalize education.
Ten Things About UFT Paid Parental Leave
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I support this agreement, and I'll explain why. I'll also address comments and questions I've been seeing and hearing. 1. We should get ...
LETTER FROM PARAMEDIC AT TEXAS BORDER REVEALS ANOTHER SIDE TO IMMIGRATION ISSUE | Education News
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Education News - the children that started coming across the border 3 or 4 years ago were alone or with smugglers that worked double duty with the
Bill Murray Explains How He Pulled Himself Out of a Deep, Lasting Funk: He Took Hunter S. Thompson?s Advice & Listened to the Music of John Prine
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Judging by the outpouring of affection in online comment sections, Chicago folk musician John Prine has helped a great many of his fans through tough times with his humanist, oft-humorous lyrics. Add funny man Bill Murray to the list.
An Easy Way to Convert PDFs into Word Documents Using Google Docs
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Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
Ruth Simmons on leadership
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Ruth Simmons said: the perceptions of what it takes to be a leader are often based on prototypical models that …
NFL Players Pen Op-Ed Calling For Changes To America's Justice System
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President Trump called on NFL players to suggest names of incarcerated people who they feel have been treated unfairly. A new op-ed from four NFL players calls for the president to issue a blanket pardon for people serving sentences for non-violent drug offenses.
News Brief: Republicans Delay Immigration Vote, Turkey Election Preview
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Congressional Republicans have delayed a vote on their immigration bill again. Also, ProPublica's Ginger Thompson discusses audio from a migrant detention facility and we preview Turkey's election.
Ex-New York Rep. Grimm Aims To Resurrect His Political Career
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After serving time in federal prison for tax evasion, former Republican Rep. Michael Grimm of Staten Island wants a comeback. The first step is trying to unseat his successor, Dan Donovan.
Malla Reddy College of Pharmacy - Confluence
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Malla Reddy College of Pharmacy
Taschen Running a Big Warehouse Sale with Books Up To 75% Off (June 21-24)
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FYI: Taschen--the publisher of books on art, architecture, cinema, photography and design--is now
Financial Aid Timetables for High School and College Students
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Following the Four “R’s” Will Make Choosing a Financial Aid Option Simple!
Augmented reality (AR) in the classroom
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This blog post originally appeared on the Discovery Education site in my blog,
Edu-business as usual—market-making in higher education
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Ben Williamson The Nido Spitalfields Tower, the world's tallest student accommodation, sits on the boundary of the  financial district of London. Image by UggBoyUggGirl The global education business Pearson has established itself as a major player in higher education around the world. With core business interests in digital online courses and alternative models of HE provision, Pearson is?
Showing #OpenGratitude for: Open Textbook Network
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This is another post in my series of posts showing gratitude and appreciation for members of the open education community. Today I’m going to focus on the Open Textbook Network. From their website:…
3 Adulting Skills College Students Should Quickly Learn - cheapscholar.org
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As a new college student, you?re likely enjoying your first dose of freedom and independence away from home. For instance, college may be the first time you?ve had to do your own laundry, budget for weekly groceries and contemplate whether another bowl of ramen noodles or Lucky Charms will satisfy you for dinner (don?t worry, ?
Teacher stress could cost your schools more than you think
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Teachers need the right support to deliver high-quality instruction, and a new study finds that teachers who do not have access to the proper resources have higher job-related stress that negativel…
Prisoners In Illinois Ask Governor For Help Getting Their Debate Team Back
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Prison officials say they are re-evaluating all programs, but the prisoners say their effort to shed light on the problems with parole in Illinois may be what's behind the shutdown.
Ofsted chief says poor white communities lack 'aspiration and drive' | Education News
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Education News - We are having to grapple with the unhappy fact that many local working class communities have felt the full brunt of economic
Too many firsts risk universities' credibility, says think tank | Education News
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Education News - Under Reform's proposals, universities would lose their ability to decide what their students should be awarded.
5 Private School Visit Mistakes | Education News
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Education News - Before you decide on visiting any private school, here are five common mistakes that parents make and how to avoid them.
REPORT: Around 1,000 DC Public Schools Teachers Aren?t Licensed To Teach | Education News
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Education News - ?How do we ensure the teachers coming into D.C. Public Schools are properly trained and prepared for the students, without licensure??
Watch: 6-Year-Old Girl, Alone, Breaks Through Immigration Noise With A Phone Number
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"First, I want to take a bath. A really hot bath," she tells her cousin over the phone.
'We Never Spoke Of It Again': A Night That Changed A Family Forever
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At StoryCorps, half sisters Glennette Rozelle and Jennifer Mack recall the night their mother killed her husband. They were kids back then, and it took decades to understand what happened.
Beware: Your SIS might not be protecting student data
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When FERPA was signed into law by President Gerald Ford in 1974, “accessibility” meant “the key to the filing cabinet,” and an “information request” was either an in-person conversation or a bundle…
Census Overseers Seeded DOJ's Request To Add Citizenship Question, Memo Shows
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Dozens of states and cities are suing for the removal of the question, which the agency's own research suggests will suppress participation and make the 2020 census less accurate.
GitHub Education Is Now Free For Classroom Use | eLearningInside News
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The company announced that it would make GitHub Education, a suite of coding services, free for individual students and classroom use.
Peter Fonda Visible Proof Of What Obama?s Resistance Movement Is Really Up To | Education News
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Education News - Who is Peter Fonda a member of Barack Hussein Obama?s Resistance Movement. That?s who!
SEE MELANIA TRUMP VISIT CHILD DETENTION CENTER IN TEXAS | Education News
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Education News - Please watch the video of Melania Trump visiting the child detention center in Texas:
HighEdWeb 2018: It?s Made of People
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What’s the last thing you learned that made you better at your job? Got it? OK, now hold on to it for a minute and think: how did you learn it? Did you hear it on a podcast? Or read it in a book? O…
The Urgency of Juneteenth for Educators [Interview with Dr. James Forbes] | The Jose Vilson
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On June 19th, Riverside Church is holding a special Juneteenth event available to the public [RSVP here]. In addition to the celebration, the event will ... Read More
what your kids MUST know about plants (hint: they're a big deal) - teach mama
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what your kids MUST know about plants (hint: they're a big deal) | BLOOM! movement created to improve the world through the power of plants | teachmama.com
Flag Day 2017! (Fly your flag all week)
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Of course you know to fly your flag on June 14 for Flag Day -- but did you know that the week containing Flag Day is Flag Week, and we are encouraged to fly the flag every day? Our National Archives has a blogged history of Flag Day pointing out it was a teacher who?
?Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos Canyon)? with Arlo Guthrie and Hoyt Axton
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Deportations plague much of recent U.S. history. It never works out well for the U.S., on the whole, especially mass deportations. Hoyt Axton and Arlo Guthrie joined to sing Woody Guthrie's account of one catastrophic deportation incident. A more urgent version of the song, by Lance Canales and the Flood, featuring the names of the?
Big Changes for TodaysMeet and Dotstorming Users
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You've heard the news about TodaysMeet shutting down July 16th , right? If not, take a moment to read the TCEA TechNotes' blog , where Lor...
2018 Honor Roll: #EdTech 's Must-Read K-12 IT Blogs
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Wow, what an amazing selection of blogs to read over at EdTech Magazine's website. You'll find a list of awesome bloggers, some of whom I've...
Mac Note Taking Apps for Teachers
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Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
Trump's Executive Order To End Family Separation Hasn't Quieted Protesters
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A group of 20 mayors from across the country gathered Thursday near an immigrant youth detention encampment near Tornillo, Texas, to protest and demand information about what is being done to reunify the children with their families.