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Breaking News: Graduate school loans shortcuts
   
Posted by: NaveedAhmed72

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-08-08 08:11:01 -0700 | education-news

After the financial crisis, refrain American college graduates employment difficulties, and some will simply stay home and do Neet. In fact, might consider reading their favorite institute, one can enhance the depth of expertise, on the one hand and not...
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Breaking News: The labor unions' plan of polarization
   
Posted by: Mahleah

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-07-26 07:19:29 -0700 | education-news

Labor unions in America go as far back as 1773 although they were referred to as guilds back then. The first strike by a union was in 1779 when printers in New York decided they wanted more money and lesser...
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Breaking News: Remarkable Perpetual Motion Machine
   
Posted by: fibonnaci

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-07-08 10:43:19 -0700 | education-news

In 1812 a man called Charles Redheffer showed up in Philadelphia. He had with him an extraordinary ceaseless movement machine that needed no wellspring of vigor,nothing extra, to run. (Or thereabouts he asserted. ) He set up a working model...
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Breaking News: Girard College debacle was heartbreaking, but foreseeable
   
Posted by: Mahleah

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 18:03:03 -0700 | education-news

Every state in the nation is experiencing a breakdown of their education system. Schools are closing, people are getting laid off and budgets have been slashed. This is a truly dark time for the education system this much is true....
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Breaking News: Philadelphia School District is finally at the end of its shoddy rope
   
Posted by: Mahleah

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-06-03 09:42:41 -0700 | education-news

Thursday night a couple of hundred of people who have a vested interest in the Philadelphia School District descended upon the district’s administration building to hear the School Reform Commission's (SRC) vote on the 2013-2014 school budget. And vote they...
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Breaking News: Philly school budget: The nightmare that doesn't seem to end
   
Posted by: Mahleah

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-05-24 02:35:58 -0700 | education-news

Philadelphia School District Superintendent Dr. William Hite announced on Thursday that if the district can’t get their hands on an additional $313 million the schools will suffer in a major way by possibly laying off teachers, counselors, librarians, eliminating such...
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Breaking News: Philly teachers, administration look towards contract talks
   
Posted by: Mahleah

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-03-05 15:10:21 -0800 | education-news

In August the contract that the Philadelphia School District has with the PFT (Philadelphia Federation of Teachers) will expire. The contract covers 10,000 teachers and 5,000 nurses, secretaries, counselors as well as other support staff. This week Superintendent Dr. William...
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Posted by: inspirationalcatholicspeaker

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2012-09-17 06:07:01 -0700 | education-news

Danny Bader, the well known writer and executive coach is author of the new inspirational book “Back from Heaven’s Front Porch”. A book about one man’s struggle to be alive again after an accident claims the life of his friend...
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Breaking News: More college students pay their own way in 2012
   
Posted by: JackGrauer SelectMedia

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 18:07:07 -0700 | education-news

Sallie Mae's fifth annual "How America Pays For College" for 2012 indicates that more students are paying their own way through school this year than in those previous. The study analyzes young peoples' savings accounts, incomes and pending loans. IPSOS,...
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Breaking News: Should nurses need a 4-year degree to practice?
   
Posted by: JackGrauer

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 12:25:40 -0700 | education-news

Nationwide, more US hospitals require four-year degrees for nurses than ever before. Patricia Kraft, dean of nursing and health sciences at the College of Coastal Georgia told The Brunswick News that the preparation that a four year degree proves for...
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Breaking News: Challenging perceptions of mothers in academia
   
Posted by: JackGrauer SelectMedia

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 18:07:07 -0700 | education-news

Prevailing knowledge dictates that mothers experience a more difficult time pursuing careers in the university compared to other demographics. New research from the American Sociological Association (ASA) suggests otherwise, however. The paper, "Mothers in Pursuit of Ideal Academic...
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Posted by: JackGrauer

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 22:40:34 -0700 | education-news

Students and recent graduates continue to flood the US’s major cities looking for employment from around the country, and even the world. Increasingly, many of the traits that made large urban centers in the US into such appealing destinations in...
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Breaking News: 2,000 personal reports on private student loans now available from CFPB
   
Posted by: JackGrauer

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 13:14:02 -0700 | education-news

This past Wednesday, The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) publically released a dossier of almost 2,000 reports from students who have taken out private loans to pay for college. The reports provide personalized accounts that detail the advantages and disadvantages...
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Breaking News: A brand comparison of higher education reform: Corbett vs. Perry
   
Posted by: JackGrauer

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 14:57:48 -0700 | education-news

Love or a hate a reformer like Texas Governor Rick Perry, but his relationship to higher education involves at least three verbs: “cut,” “re-structure,” and “challenge.” Thus far, PA Governor Tom Corbett demonstrates a familiarity with “cut”...
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Posted by: JackGrauer

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 22:46:51 -0700 | education-news

A Realistic Defense of the Humanities The first people to extol the value of the humanities, and those who do so with the most force and vigor, are professors. Similarly, refrigerator salesmen will often concur that refrigerators are an important...
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