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NPE publishes Valuing Public Education: A 50 State Report Card

The Network for Public Education is pleased to publish today a new national report card that analyses how each state values public education. The following is from Carol Burris, Executive Director of Network for Public Education: 616 more words

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Here's the Network for Public Education's interactive Education Map. What does this have to with your own college teaching? Easy. Check your state's report card to better understand what your future college students have been through before they arrive in your classroom. Ask not for whom the privateers troll: all public education is connected.

NPE publishes Valuing Public Education: A 50 State Report Card

The Network for Public Education is pleased to publish today a new national report card that analyses how each state values public education. The following is from Carol Burris, Executive Director of Network for Public Education: 616 more words

Announcements

#NPE16NC

Thus far, the Network for Public Education has held two annual conferences. Their third conference will be this April in Charlotte Raleigh, North Carolina. (It’s possible I keep saying the wrong city, although I have triple-checked that I booked a ticket to…Raleigh. 703 more words

Confirming what could have been a NPE (non-paternal event) or misattributed parentage

Another useful tool for DNA testing is to answer those questionable paternity that either was brought up by a family member or documentation may not support what is known.  641 more words

Autosomal

Take Instructor Gun Recommendations with a Tactical Grain of Salt

If you go to any shooting classes at big named schools, you will likely hear a lot of chatter about guns and gear. The instructor will usually tell the students that they need at least X caliber with Y capacity and prefer you get Z brand. 787 more words

Training

Avoid NullPointerException: Safe Navigation with Groovy

We know it’s all too common in Java to get a NullPointerException when we use an object reference which is null. This happens when our code tries to access a method or field of an object, or element of an array when there’s no instance present – e.g. 228 more words

Groovy

Middleton, Middlemiss, and Watts

I am researching the surnames Middleton, Middlemiss, and Watts.  My 5th Great Grandfather is Jacob Watts and we have identified through dna that he isn’t a Watts. 188 more words

Genealogy