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More Districts Could Join Miss. School-Funding Lawsuit

Education Week - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 08:02
Former Mississippi Gov. Ronnie Musgrove said Monday that about 30 more school districts are considering whether to join an education-funding lawsuit he filed against the state.
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Okla., La. Center Stage in Common-Core Battle

Education Week - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 07:27
Accusations of federal overreach fly as Oklahoma has its NCLB waiver renewal denied, while a lawsuit by Louisiana's governor says states were coerced into adopting the common core.
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Dispelling the Myth of Deferred Gratification

Education Week - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 07:26
Lessons from a famous experiment asking children to wait for a treat have been misconstrued, pushing schools to try to "fix" children rather than what and how they're taught, writes Alfie Kohn.
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Students getting smart about snacks

Education Week - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 14:26
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