This new campaign from the National Women’s Law Center centers on the fact that black girls are suspended 5x more than white girls, despite not committing more serious offenses. The #LetHerLearn campaign aims to end the school pushout by educating school leaders about bias and discrimination. You can learn more and support the campaign on the NWLC website.
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Rectification of Names: MLK was before Twitter. The Mahablog: Trump sez everybody gets a pony but not health insurance Jersey Jazzman: Unless Charter Schools are going to take their equal load of special education students, stop comparing...Show More Summary
Personalized learning has taken off in high-powered charter schools. Now proponents are faced with figuring out how to make it work for everyone. The post Tech's Favorite School Faces Its Biggest Test: the Real World appeared first on WIRED.
REMEMBER, LEFTIES WILL ALWAYS TURN ON YOU: Liz Warren once vouched for school vouchers. “Top Trump critic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren — who’s expected to grill Education Secretary nominee Betsy DeVos tomorrow — once advocated school choice much like the woman she is likely to grandstand against.... The Harvard Law professor proposed […]
Most Influential People in Legal Education (2016), The National Jurist (Jan. 2017): This year's list of the Most Influential People in Legal Education recognizes leaders who are shaping the future of law schools.... As in years past, we sought nominations from U.S. law schools, narrowed the list to 46...
The next time you decide to play Grammar Police on the internet, you might want to make sure that your employer isn’t looking over your shoulder. A Maryland public school employee is out of a job after posting a correction … More » The post Public School Employee Fired For Correcting Student’s Misspelled Tweet appeared first on EveryJoe.
Too-cool-for-school upper-class students at Santa Monica High scoffed when administrators in 2002 reinstated a daily recitation of the pledge of allegiance. Most students in the liberal enclave slouched in their chairs and chatted over the morning ritual, which was widely viewed as a throwback...
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A confirmation hearing for Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for education secretary, begins in the Senate on Tuesday. DeVos is known as an advocate for “school choice,” which means she has pushed for charter schools and voucher programs that use public funds to finance privately run schools. Her support for school choice is controversial, not […]
DAVOS, SWITZERLAND — Demet Mutlu launched her e-commerce company from her kitchen table as a student at Harvard Business School while studying for an MBA and is now the CEO of the largest employers in e-commerce in Turkey. Mutlu dropped...Show More Summary
Thibaut Courtois to leave Chelsea? It’s beginning to look certain that Diego Costa won’t be leaving Chelsea to move to China. But, while rumours circle that Costa could move to Spain at the end of the season instead, Spanish radio station Cope have reported that Blues goalie Thibaut Courtois may also be leaving Stamford Bridge soon. […]
Foreign officers who attended top Pentagon schools were later accused of rape, murder, genocide, and coups, according to State Department reports.
The International Tax Program of New York University School of Law has celebrated its 20th year with a volume containing a description and brief history of the Program, reminiscences of NYU faculty associated with the Program, a number of texts […]