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Men Not Drawn To Teaching

Teaching has long been dominated by women. And now, increasing the number of African American and Latino teachers is a higher priority than bringing men into the field.

09/16/2014

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A Teacher Evaluation System That Works

Teachers are applauding an evaluation system started by two 23-year-old grads from Yale.

09/15/2014

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Social Services Improve Attendance Rates Among Low-Income Students

Communities in Schools brings a site coordinator trained in education and social work into schools with predominantly poor kids. Attendance has improved in most cases.

09/10/2014

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The Challenge To Educate Enough Doctors

The nation is short on doctors but some schools are expanding admissions and changes are afoot to make educational debt more manageable.

08/20/2014

Stigall Show Log 8.19.14

Chris covered the latest details from the overnight protests in Ferguson, Hillary Clinton’s demands for a speech in Las Vegas, and the beating of a park ranger in Love Park.

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A Growing Demand For Dentists

With boomer generation dentists retiring and vanity procedures like whitening, the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 16% growth in the need for dentists.

08/12/2014

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CBS Orders James Patterson’s “Zoo” For Summer 2015

The network has made a straight-to-series order for 13 episodes of the show to be broadcast in summer 2015.

07/02/2014

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School Districts Warned About Denying Enrollment Over Immigration

The federal Justice and Education Departments warned public school districts recently not to deny enrollment to immigrant students illegally.

06/23/2014

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Educating Girls Promotes Stable Society

Bangladesh is a good example of educating girls as a path to transformation. When it became independent, it invested in educating girls.

06/18/2014

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College Courses In Philanthropy

People think giving money away is easy. But, Philanthropy courses now being taught at Harvard, Princeton, Yale and Northwestern University suggest otherwise.

06/11/2014

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Getting Into The Ivies Is Harder Than It Used To Be

igh school juniors and seniors are finding that getting into the Ivies, selective colleges, is harder than it used to be. Here’s why.

05/05/2014

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Visionary Educator Stepping Down As Head Of Harlem Children’s Zone

Changing the lives and prospects for kids in Harlem – and their families – through public education and social supports is the legacy Geoffrey Canada leaves behind.

02/26/2014

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Attorney For Former Port Authority Exec: Christie Knew Of GWB Lane Closures When They Happened

In a letter released to The New York Times, attorney Alan Zegas is demanding that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey reconsider paying the legal costs of his client, former authority manager David Wildstein.

01/31/2014

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Philadelphia Native And New York Times Crossword Creator Turns 100

What’s a nine-letter word for a significant event? Try MILESTONE.

01/13/2014

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JFK Assassination, 50 Years Later: Alternate Theories Persist

New York Times reporter Philip Shenon says the Kennedy assassination probe was mishandled by the Warren Commission.

11/18/2013

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