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Daily Reads: Education In The News (2/27/15)

Financial aid for undocumented students is losing its stigma, the ever-growing world of college rankings, why Boyhood is the best movie ever made about why we go to college, the VooDoo that MOOCs do, complete guide to Twitter’s education hashtags and more… 306 more words

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Daily Reads: Education In The News (2/26/15)

White House threatens veto for House bill to revise No Child Left Behind, Anti-common core efforts are failing, how Google and Coursera may upend the traditional college degree, the myth of learning styles, Chicago in a bind over snub of state-mandated test, better teaching, higher salaries, and lower costs possible, Taylor Swift’s education PR savvy and more… 443 more words

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Daily Reads: Education In The News (2/25/15)

Sen. Alexander is committed to finishing a rewrite of HigherEd Act, Governors’ top education issues, adjunct walk-out day, competency-based education grows/critics fret, why K-12 and higher ed worlds must collide, a need for more Common Core standards and assessment literacy, LA teachers closer to strike, a father on homework, zollipops more… 474 more words

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Daily Reads: Education In The News (2/24/15)

How Rev. Falwell’s Liberty U became an unexpected model of the future of higher ed, the more most know about Common Core, the more they probably don’t, in-demand majors may cost more in LA, state-by-state grad rates, the downfall of for-profit colleges, why we can’t just fill the STEM pipeline and more… 285 more words

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Daily Reads: Education In The News (2/22/15)

A student loan blind spot, colleges make disturbing deals with investors, one vision of tomorrow’s college, sometimes it’s the people with the least student loan debt who have the hardest time paying off their loans, NYT “Don’t give up on gains in education,” teacher prep accountability and more… 482 more words

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Bye, bye Wrocław

Sorry for bad picture, made thru window….

It’s cold.

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A good tip for self published authors (or aspiring authors)

This will be a short post, but I just wanted to say that you should get an EIN (employee identification number) to give out to Amazon (KDP) and Smashwords instead of giving them your SSN. 153 more words