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Leadership, Political Winds Buffet Education Advocacy Groups

Education Week - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 07:40
A shakeup at StudentsFirst puts the spotlight on similar organizations as they look to balance their broader profiles with local advocacy and coalition building.
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Latest Waiver Move Could Weaken Key Obama Priority

Education Week - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 15:58
The Education Department will let states with NCLB waivers seek a delay in tying student test scores to teacher evaluations until the 2015-16 school year.
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Missouri bus riders to buckle seat belts

Education Week - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 14:19
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Ferguson-Area Schools Face 'Balancing Act' Amid Unrest

Education Week - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 10:18
Local districts are walking a tightrope between returning to the normal routine while acknowledging the street protests and larger debate about race and law enforcement sparked by the fatal shooting in Ferguson, Mo.
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Court Ends Part of Arkansas Desegregation Lawsuit

Education Week - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 07:22
U.S. District Judge D.P. Marshall Jr. signed an order that will halt payments the state of Arkansas has been making to three Little Rock-area districts to boost integration.
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