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Report proposes measures for global education

5/26/2015

  • CampusTechnology.com

A new UNESCO report seeks to establish indicators to measure global education progress. The focus on progress is a shift from previous measures that focused on access, participation and completion in … Read More

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Global education news

ASCD Worldwide Edition SmartBrief

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Tips to help educators choose the right school

5/25/2015

  • The Guardian (London)

Educators interviewed for this article share to help other educators choose the right school when looking for a job. Tips include researching the background of the school and looking for red flags, su… Read More

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News for the education and policy communities

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Ala. board could lose charter-school commission authority

5/20/2015

  • Montgomery Advertiser (Ala.) (tiered subscription model)

The Alabama State Board of Education would have no power to approve members of a charter-school commission under legislation passed this week by a House committee. The measure comes after board member… Read More

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Education news for teachers

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Teacher shares end-of-year resources

5/26/2015

  • Scholastic.com

The end of the school year can become hectic, writes Illinois fourth-grade teacher Lindsey Petlak. In this blog post, she suggests resources and activities to help wrap up the school year and get a le… Read More

ECIS SmartBrief

News in international education

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Published in partnership with: European Council of International Schools

Australia to add native languages to curriculum

5/26/2015

  • The Guardian (London)

Australia is preparing to launch a national school curriculum for Aboriginal Languages and Torres Strait Islander languages that will be available online as a resource for schools. Among other things,… Read More

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Tool helps educators judge whether technology is effective

5/26/2015

  • eSchool News (free registration)

School leaders looking to implement technology in the classroom now can use a free template to guide their decisions, Scott McLeod and Julie Graber, of Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency in Iowa, sug… Read More

SmartBrief for the Higher Ed Leader

Higher education leadership news

SmartBrief for the Higher Ed Leader

Federal officials complete inquiry on student-loan servicers

5/27/2015

  • InsideHigherEd.com

Four federal student-loan servicers have been cleared by the U.S. Department of Education of allegations that they overcharged military service members for loans. The investigation found that less tha… Read More

HERC Leadership SmartBrief

Leadership news for higher education professionals

HERC Leadership SmartBrief

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Ball State U. recruits students to develop technology

5/26/2015

  • CampusTechnology.com

Students at Indiana's Ball State University aren't just users of technology, but they are actively engaged in creating and testing applications and programs, says Kyle Parker, the university's senior … Read More