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CliffsNotes Praxis Teaching Reading: Elementary Education (5203)

 Test prep for the new Praxis Teaching Reading: Elementary Education test that a growing number of states are requiring Test prep for the Praxis Teaching Reading: Elementary Education (5203) test, including subject reviews and two model practice tests Get More Information On Our Website…

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Civil Rights, Education Groups to Congress: Correct DeVos' Approval of Unlawful ESSA Plans

WASHINGTON—The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and 16 civil rights and education groups urged key members of Congress to fulfill their oversight responsibility of the Department of Education’s implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The groups ask the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) and the U.S. […]

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A Revisionist View On Today's Education System

The problem with education is a broad one. What is wrong with our education system? Why don’t students see the significance in it? Why do they not take it seriously enough? These questions, being presented to economists to politicians to teachers to parents and students themselves, would still not yield any single valid answer. The […]

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Comparing Apple, Google and Microsoft's education plays

Today’s Apple event in Chicago was about more than just showing off new hardware and software in the classroom — the company was reasserting itself as a major player in education. The category has long been a lynchpin in Apple’s strategy — something that Steve Jobs held near and dear. Any ’80s kid will tell […]

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Educational Research: Competencies for Analysis and Applications plus MyLab Education with Pearson eText — Access Card Package (12th Edition) (What’s New in Ed Psych / Tests & Measurements)

NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of the MyLab™ and Mastering™ platforms exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use MyLab or Mastering, you may also need a Course ID, which your instructor will provide.  Used books, rentals, and […]

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Key Education Sentence Building

Enhance early grammar and reading skills with sturdy, interlocking cards that cover parts of speech, capital letters, punctuation, building sentences, and more! Tailor activities to different learning levels with this fun set, which includes grammatically color-coded cards (55 word, 4 punctuation, and 27 photo cards), game ideas, sample sentences, and teaching suggestions. It also supports […]

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Alliance works to boost education levels beyond high school

Achieve60AZ was launched in September 2016 with the goal that by 2030, at least 60 percent of Arizonans would have some form of post-high school credential or degree. Throughout the past year, Achieve60AZ has worked on connecting organizations across the state and engaging leaders to create movement toward this goal. To date, over 30 municipalities […]

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ERIC HALL: An invitation to engage in transforming public education

EDITOR’S NOTE: Eric Hall is superintendent of the North Carolina Innovation School District. The North Carolina Public School Forum shared a list of 10 issues they suggest may improve our public schools. In reviewing this list, there are several recommendations we also embrace at the North Carolina Innovative School District (ISD). Our first alignment is […]

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Local woman awarded for efforts to support military education

By Bianca M. StrzalkowskiSpecial to The Daily News An area woman is being recognized for advocacy efforts to help veterans in the region pursue a college degree. Ashley Adamovage, military liaison and program manager of University of North Carolina Wilmington, launched the Southeastern Council on Military Education (SECOME) – a cohort of post-secondary institutions, corporations, […]

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Transforming Educational Pathways for Chicana/o Students: A Critical Race Feminista Praxis (Multicultural Education)

This book chronicles a 10-year journey to develop and sustain Adelante, a university-school-community partnership designed specifically to address public education s failure to meet the needs of students of color, particularly Chicana/o students. The authors examine the persistent barriers, mistakes, challenges, and successes that emerged in their community-based partnership with elementary school students, college students, […]

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Need For State Of Emergency On Education

Quality education is a critical factor in implementing national development programmes. Given the current educational system’s inadequacy to meet the nation’s developmental needs, we call for declaration of emergency in the education sector with a view to developing a holistic approach that scraps mushroom schools in two-bedroom apartments, enhances teacher remuneration, revives the inspectorate divisions […]

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The Sequel To The Bastardization Of The University Of Education (UEW), Winneba: The …

I recently wrote about the ill-starred affairs at UEW. As a complement to the earlier write up, I want to with surgical fastidiousness unclothe the good Rev. Anthony Afful-Broni. Most professors that I know have worked very hard to attain such a title in academics. I said the Rev. did not have the academic genre […]

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Free education is meant to control us

Dear Editor, Who are the people known as the establishment deep state, shadow government and controllers of the seven levers of power— money, media, mind, markets, military, morals and medicine? They are the top one percent wealthiest people of our country who function in a mattoidal, congenital elite mindset. (Mattoid is defined as a person […]

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For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood… and the Rest of Y’all Too: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education

A New York Times Best Seller Merging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education. Drawing on his own experience of feeling undervalued and invisible in classrooms as a young man of color and merging his experiences with more […]

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