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Hunterdon Central’s Stein is the Courier News Boys Golfer of Year

Hunterdon Central senior Dylan Stein had enough goals in front of him this season before being told longtime golf coach Larry Ries would be stepping down after his 35th season. 822 more words

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Contact Lamar Alexander in Support of Geography Education

A quick break from our “regularly” “scheduled” programming to appeal to those of you who live in Tennessee and/or support Geography in K-12 education (which ideally, in the latter case, is all of you). 487 more words

Pedagogy

Memphians celebrate last Sunset Symphony

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis In May Sunset Symphony wrapped up its final performance on Saturday.

After nearly four decades, the event came to an end as hundreds showed up for the grand finale. 321 more words

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Obama’s Ed. Secretary: We Need Gov’t Boarding Schools; ‘Certain Kids We Should Have 24/7′

My comments in red:  This is also the same exact thing Lamar Alexander said at the National Governor’s Conference in 1989.  These communists want to control our children from cradle to grave…but wait, Lamar Alexander, Senator from Tennessee, and in 1989 Governor of Tennessee, said something even worse.  247 more words

EDUCATION

Horse Soring — Roy Exum: Lamar Is Embarrassing

Cross-posted from The Chattanoogan »

Senator Lamar Alexander, who has wonderfully dedicated his life in public service to others, is treading on a treacherous tightrope. The former U.S. 540 more words

Horse Soring

Senators Announce Bipartisan Agreement to Update Federal Education Law

Students would still take annual standardized tests, but states would have much more control in how the results are used to scrutinize schools under a bipartisan plan to update the No Child Left Behind education law… 368 more words

Accountability