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Amid calls for ouster over drug test handling, Kaler defends himself, U of M

Growing criticism of the University of Minnesota’s handling of psychiatric drug tests has the U’s president on the defensive.

A New York Times article Friday reviewed the 2004 case of a psychiatric patient who killed himself while taking part in a drug trial at the U of M. 277 more words


Former CT Public School Teacher Selected to Lead State Department of Education

The next Connecticut commissioner of education is a long-time educator with many years of experience in the classroom and as a school leader. Dr. Dianna Wentzell was today named commissioner after serving as the interim commissioner of the department since January. 252 more words

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Georgia School District Hopes To Provide Students With Free Meals

ATHENS, Ga. (CBS Atlanta/AP) — A Georgia school district hopes to provide every student with free breakfast and lunch starting next year.

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Tenn. Teen Arrested By FBI For Allegedly Making Threats Against Schools In Several States, Including Pa.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Nashville teen has been arrested on a state terrorism charge after being accused of threatening schools in Tennessee and three other states. 122 more words


How to check KIITEE 2015 Answer Key

Candidates that will participate in Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Entrance Exam 2015 held from 21st April 2015 to 30th April 2015, they could assess the… 153 more words

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Milton Keynes College set to host two more open days

Milton Keynes College will be throwing open its doors once again in May to welcome prospective students to take a look around the facilities, meet the staff and find out more about life at Milton Keynes College. 187 more words


Teacher shares heartbreaking notes from third graders, sparks #iwishmyteacherknew

(ABC News) — Kyle Schwartz teaches third grade at Doull Elementary in Denver.

Although she says her students are a pleasure to look after, the educator of three years adds that many of them come from underprivileged homes. 445 more words