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Two Former New Orleans Charter Principals Exploited SPED Students for Money, Among Other Issues

The Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) does not systematically and regularly audit its state-run schools. No entity does. In fact, the only way for an audit to happen is via whistleblowing– for some irregularity to be brought (often) first to public attention– and then the state or the Recovery School District (RSD) might step into action. 2,008 more words

High-stakes Testing

Steve Cochran Show 10/5/15: Colin Hanks, David Hochberg, Troy Murray and More!

On today’s show we recapped the Chicago Bears victory with Adam Hoge and Dan Hampton. Nick Digilio recapped this weekend’s movies, Dr. Kevin Most discussed the recent resurgence of heroin, and ABC’s Alex Perez updated us on the hurricane impacting South Carolina. 56 more words

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Hokies at the 2015 ACC Tournament: Virginia Tech vs. North Carolina Preview and Prediction

After missing out in 2014, the Virginia Tech Hokies are back in the ACC Tournament as the number nine seed. However, their number nine seed means that they have to play in a play-in game against the eighth-seeded North Carolina Tar Heels for one of the two remaining spots in the pool play part of the ACC Tournament. 624 more words

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Hokies Baseball: Erik Payne, Alex Perez Snubbed From 2015 All-ACC Teams

The Virginia Tech Hokies had one of the better offenses in the ACC this past season , which was critical in helping Virginia Tech get to the 2015 ACC Tournament despite some of the struggles from the pitching staff. 662 more words

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Virginia Tech Baseball: What Should the Hokies Starting Lineup Be?

The Virginia Tech Hokies are already looking like a team that will be on the NCAA Baseball Tournament bubble this season with the Hokies off to a solid 5-4 start in ACC with a 12-12 overall record. 732 more words

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And Then There Were Four, Boxcino Junior Middleweight Bracket Opens In Uncasville, Connecticut

The opening quarterfinal bouts of the Boxcino junior middleweight eight man bracket got underway on Friday night from the Mohegan Sun Resort in Uncasville, Connecticut on ESPN Friday Night Fights. 757 more words