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‘Lit’ Is Over, and Other Things You Can Pay Teens to Teach You

8 hours 36 min ago
Consulting firms like JÜV are helping grown-up brands talk to young people without condescending to them.
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Nonfictin: What Role Do Teachers Play in Education?

Fri, 17/08/2018 - 12:00
Andrea Gabor’s “After the Education Wars” looks at efforts to reform the classroom through technology and standardized testing.
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Three Years Later, Yeshivas Investigation Has Little to Show

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 18:39
The city’s Department of Education has not been able to visit half of the schools it is supposed to be investigating and it has asked the state how to proceed.
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Nonfiction: A Critic Who Worships Literature, and Defends His Faith Accordingly

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 12:00
In his passionate new essay collection, “American Audacity,” William Giraldi fiercely emphasizes the cultural importance of high literary standards.
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Transgender Girl, 12, Is Violently Threatened After Facebook Post by Classmate’s Parent

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 21:22
After becoming the target of a hateful online campaign, Maddie, a seventh grader in a small Oklahoma town, said, “I’m going to keep my head held up high.”
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Wordplay: First Day of China Sudoku Championship Devoted to Children

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 00:05
Will Shortz, our crossword editor and the chairman of the World Puzzle Federation, reports from Beijing.
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America’s Education ‘Deserts' Show Limits of Relaxing Regulations on Colleges

Τρίτη, 14/08/2018 - 12:00
The market for higher education is strongly local, with sparse options for many potential students, so merely giving them more information may not work.
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Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz, Feminist, Activist and Author, Dies at 72

Δευτέρα, 13/08/2018 - 19:45
She helped shape new ways of thinking about Jewish identity, including challenging the Zionist notion that Israel must be honored as the homeland.
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How Civil Must America Be?

Sat, 11/08/2018 - 12:00
Americans care about being nice. How do we disagree with our neighbors about guns?
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Gender Letter: Revolutionary Women Are Coming to a Public Monument Near You

Thu, 09/08/2018 - 22:54
For years, men have made up the vast majority of public monuments in this country. A series of campaigns are now pressing for women to get their (monumental) due.
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Asbestos in a Crayon, Benzene in a Marker: A School Supply Study’s Toxic Results

Thu, 09/08/2018 - 00:52
A public interest group tested 27 back-to-school products and found dangerous chemicals in four of them.
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Japanese Medical School Accused of Rigging Admissions to Keep Women Out

Fri, 03/08/2018 - 12:11
Tokyo Medical University was reported to have secretly skewed test scores out of the belief that women were more likely to drop out of the profession.
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‘All I Did Was Be Black’: Police Are Called on College Student Eating Lunch

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 23:55
The Smith College student, Oumou Kanoute, had been sitting in a common area when a staff member reported her. The college’s president apologized.
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Bulletin Board

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00
A collection of views, news and more from the Learning section.
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The iGen Shift: Colleges Are Changing to Reach the Next Generation

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00
The newest students are transforming the way schools serve and educate them, including sending presidents and deans to Instagram and Twitter.
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Teachers and Students Speak Out When School Gets Real

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00
Voices from the classroom talk about connecting education with what’s going on in the world outside of school.
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How to Write a Good College Application Essay

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00
A strong essay might mean the difference between getting accepted — or rejected — by the school of your choice.
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Battle Over Immigration Rattles Community Colleges

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00
Many programs to support undocumented students have existed for years, but there are new concerns amid the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy.
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Considering College? Maybe You Should Invest in a Coach

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00
College coaching is on the rise, typically starting in the sophomore or junior year of high school but some parents are going to extremes.
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Some College Students Choose a School Where They Don’t Fit, on Purpose

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00
Being an outsider can cause culture shock. But that doesn’t have to be a bad thing.
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