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What does the rise of the teacherpreneur mean for education?

5/28/2015

  • Edutopia.org

The rise of the teacherpreneur may be ushering in a new era in education, middle-grades teacher Heather Wolpert-Gawron writes. In this blog post, she describes teacherpreneurs and asserts they are "fi… Read More

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Global education news

ASCD Worldwide Edition SmartBrief

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Tips to help educators choose the right school

5/25/2015

  • The Guardian (London)

Educators interviewed for this article share to help other educators choose the right school when looking for a job. Tips include researching the background of the school and looking for red flags, su… Read More

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News for the education and policy communities

NASBE State Ed SmartBrief

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Ore. board orders schools to change Native American mascot names

5/27/2015

  • The Oregonian (Portland)

The Oregon State Board of Education this week ruled that the 14 schools with athletic teams having Native American names must adopt new mascots by 2017. An amendment allowing schools to continue to us… Read More

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Education news for teachers

Accomplished TeacherĀ® by SmartBrief

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3 keys to manage overwhelming end-of-the-year tasks

5/28/2015

  • MiddleWeb

The end of the school year comes with many administrative and classroom tasks and duties, along with efforts to end the year with something special with students, writes Frank Buck, an author and form… Read More

ECIS SmartBrief

News in international education

ECIS SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: European Council of International Schools

Australia to add native languages to curriculum

5/26/2015

  • The Guardian (London)

Australia is preparing to launch a national school curriculum for Aboriginal Languages and Torres Strait Islander languages that will be available online as a resource for schools. Among other things,… Read More

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Tool helps educators judge whether technology is effective

5/26/2015

  • eSchool News (free registration)

School leaders looking to implement technology in the classroom now can use a free template to guide their decisions, Scott McLeod and Julie Graber, of Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency in Iowa, sug… Read More

SmartBrief for the Higher Ed Leader

Higher education leadership news

SmartBrief for the Higher Ed Leader

Federal officials complete inquiry on student-loan servicers

5/27/2015

  • InsideHigherEd.com

Four federal student-loan servicers have been cleared by the U.S. Department of Education of allegations that they overcharged military service members for loans. The investigation found that less tha… Read More

HERC Leadership SmartBrief

Leadership news for higher education professionals

HERC Leadership SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Higher Education Recruitment Consortium

How does recruitment, onboarding affect retention?

5/28/2015

  • B2C Marketing Insider

Organizations should strive to ensure their recruitment and onboarding processes reflect the overall organizational culture, business adviser Theo Priestley writes. Priestley asserts that making the h… Read More