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Do superintendents matter?

Do superintendents matter?

Superintendent Tom Boasberg, left, and Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) discuss education policy with Salvador Carrera, host of Educa Radio, a Spanish language radio program for parents with children in the Denver Public School system.


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Do superintendents matter?
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Do superintendents matter?

Tom Boasberg had his work cut out for him. » Read More
Posted: mar. 02, 2015 8:06 a.m. | Do superintendents matter? Comments 0 Comments
Cutting unemployment benefits reduces unemployment, study shows
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Cutting unemployment benefits reduces unemployment, study shows

A study sponsored by the National Bureau of Economic Research claims that the elimination of the federal unemployment benefit program in 2014 resulted in 1.8 million n... » Read More
Posted: mar. 02, 2015 7:46 a.m. | Cutting unemployment benefits reduces unemployment, study shows Comments 0 Comments
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Can tourism end poverty in the most remote place in the world?

Bo White has done a lot of treks. Between a career in international development and a love for climbing and hiking, the 31-year-old has been all over the world. But no... » Read More
Posted: mar. 02, 2015 6:36 a.m. | Can tourism end poverty in the most remote place in the world? Comments 0 Comments
Navigating the FAFSA is worth the effort for college aid
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Navigating the FAFSA is worth the effort for college aid

A mid-winter ritual is on millions of families’ calendars this month, and it wasn't about asking a large rodent named Phil for a weather forecast. » Read More
Posted: mar. 02, 2015 6:26 a.m. | Navigating the FAFSA is worth the effort for college aid Comments 0 Comments
In the words of Thomas Jefferson: Why education matters
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In the words of Thomas Jefferson: Why education matters

Thomas Jefferson was no stranger to the benefits of education. » Read More
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One Texas teacher gave her first-grade student a kidney
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One Texas teacher gave her first-grade student a kidney

Six-year-old Matthew Parker needed a new kidney. His elementary school teacher, Lindsey Painter, gave him one. » Read More
Posted: mar. 01, 2015 8:56 a.m. | One Texas teacher gave her first-grade student a kidney Comments 0 Comments
This grieving mom gets a huge surprise when she hears her name on the radio
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This grieving mom gets a huge surprise when she hears her name on the radio

What if the deejays on the radio started talking to you inside your car? » Read More
Posted: mar. 01, 2015 8:56 a.m. | This grieving mom gets a huge surprise when she hears her name on the radio Comments 0 Comments
Have You Seen This? Talking husky puppy
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Have You Seen This? Talking husky puppy

BARKLEY SQUARE — When any creature is new to life, it takes awhile to sort things out, from basic getting around to communicating. » Read More
Posted: mar. 01, 2015 8:36 a.m. | Have You Seen This? Talking husky puppy Comments 0 Comments
Smartphone app anonymity causes concerns on college campuses
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Smartphone app anonymity causes concerns on college campuses

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is considering banning the popular app, Yik Yak, on the grounds that it promotes hateful speech, reported Education News. » Read More
Posted: mar. 01, 2015 8:06 a.m. | Smartphone app anonymity causes concerns on college campuses Comments 0 Comments
Gators, crawfish and snakes: The Loopholes of Lent
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Gators, crawfish and snakes: The Loopholes of Lent

It’s Lent, it’s Friday, and you’re Catholic. What can you eat? » Read More
Posted: mar. 01, 2015 7:56 a.m. | Gators, crawfish and snakes: The Loopholes of Lent Comments 0 Comments
How one photo of a dress became an advertising opportunity
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How one photo of a dress became an advertising opportunity

The top trending hashtags on Twitter Thursday night weren't about ISIS or Internet neutrality, but #thedress and #whiteandgold. » Read More
Posted: mar. 01, 2015 7:26 a.m. | How one photo of a dress became an advertising opportunity Comments 0 Comments
Unique challenge posed by terrorists on social media
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Unique challenge posed by terrorists on social media

Targeting terrorist organizations like ISIS on social media is not as easy as it sounds, experts say. » Read More
Posted: feb. 28, 2015 7:36 p.m. | Unique challenge posed by terrorists on social media Comments 0 Comments
Premium users of LinkedIn to receive $1 each in password-leak settlement
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Premium users of LinkedIn to receive $1 each in password-leak settlement

To settle a class-action lawsuit that alleged LinkedIn failed to protect the passwords and private information of its premium subscriber customers, the company has agr... » Read More
Posted: feb. 28, 2015 6:46 p.m. | Premium users of LinkedIn to receive $1 each in password-leak settlement Comments 0 Comments
Book review: Lady Trent's search for dragons returns in 'Voyage of the Basilisk'
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Book review: Lady Trent's search for dragons returns in 'Voyage of the Basilisk'

"VOYAGE OF THE BASILISK: A Memoir by Lady Trent, A Natural History of Dragons, Vol 3," by Marie Brennan, Tor Books, $25.99, 352 pages (f) » Read More
Posted: feb. 28, 2015 6:36 p.m. | Book review: Lady Trent's search for dragons returns in 'Voyage of the Basilisk' Comments 0 Comments
Selling Fake Drugs is Illegal
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Selling Fake Drugs is Illegal

In case you did not know, it is illegal to sell or transport controlled substances (drugs). It's been that way for quite some time. Did you know, though, that not only... » Read More
Posted: feb. 27, 2015 10:07 a.m. | Updated: feb. 27, 2015 10:07 a.m. | Selling Fake Drugs is Illegal Comments 0 Comments
How the Internet is changing science
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How the Internet is changing science

In less than a second, the sun makes as much energy as the United States uses in one year. » Read More
Posted: feb. 27, 2015 7:06 a.m. | How the Internet is changing science Comments 0 Comments
Education, not harsh penalties, a more effective solution for teen sexting
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Education, not harsh penalties, a more effective solution for teen sexting

At least once a week, Det. Rich Wistocki or one of his officers sits down with a teen caught sexting and lays out a series of consequences. » Read More
Posted: feb. 27, 2015 6:56 a.m. | Education, not harsh penalties, a more effective solution for teen sexting Comments 0 Comments
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4 easy ways to detect lies

Have you ever had the feeling you were being lied to? Well, your instincts were probably right. » Read More
Posted: feb. 26, 2015 9:06 a.m. | 4 easy ways to detect lies Comments 0 Comments
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Marketers bet big on location-based advertising

In the advertising world, tailoring the message to the intended target is key. Today's hot marketing trend is tapping into the location services built into a smartphone. » Read More
Posted: feb. 26, 2015 8:36 a.m. | Marketers bet big on location-based advertising Comments 0 Comments
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High school graduation rates jumping, but some groups still lag behind, data shows

American high school students are graduating at record levels, new numbers from the Department of Education reveal, and progress has been made closing the achievement ... » Read More
Posted: feb. 26, 2015 8:16 a.m. | High school graduation rates jumping, but some groups still lag behind, data shows Comments 0 Comments
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Retirement: Tips for your 50s

Kitty Holdaway is 47. She has a side job, Kitty's Custom Cakes. » Read More
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Legend's Oscar speech raises questions about more than race in the U.S.
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Legend's Oscar speech raises questions about more than race in the U.S.

Musician John Legend picked up an Oscar this past weekend for "Glory," an original song for the Martin Luther King Jr. biopic, "Selma," and used his time at the podium... » Read More
Posted: feb. 25, 2015 7:46 a.m. | Legend's Oscar speech raises questions about more than race in the U.S. Comments 0 Comments
Avengers save the day: Innovative groups teach youths financial wellness
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Avengers save the day: Innovative groups teach youths financial wellness

What do superheroes and mentors, financial calculators and online courses have in common? Each is a financial wellness tool developed by Visa, Staples Foundation, and ... » Read More
Posted: feb. 25, 2015 7:26 a.m. | Avengers save the day: Innovative groups teach youths financial wellness Comments 0 Comments
The worst kind of bullying can happen in your own home, study says
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The worst kind of bullying can happen in your own home, study says

Nationwide efforts are trying to stamp out bullying in schools, but a new study suggests the biggest bully might be in your own home. » Read More
Posted: feb. 25, 2015 4:26 a.m. | The worst kind of bullying can happen in your own home, study says Comments 0 Comments
YouTube releases a new video app just for kids
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YouTube releases a new video app just for kids

Earlier today, popular video site YouTube unveiled a new app called YouTube Kids, a family-friendly version of YouTube made just for children. It will be available sta... » Read More
Posted: feb. 24, 2015 10:26 p.m. | YouTube releases a new video app just for kids Comments 0 Comments
This boxing commercial delivers an unexpected punch
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This boxing commercial delivers an unexpected punch

When confronted with danger, it can be hard to see the big picture. » Read More
Posted: feb. 24, 2015 8:56 a.m. | This boxing commercial delivers an unexpected punch Comments 0 Comments
This boxing commercial delivers an unexpected punch
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This boxing commercial delivers an unexpected punch

When confronted with danger, it can be hard to see the big picture. » Read More
Posted: feb. 24, 2015 1:26 a.m. | This boxing commercial delivers an unexpected punch Comments 0 Comments
Is growing income inequity hurting Social Security?
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Is growing income inequity hurting Social Security?

As America recovers from the recession, wealthy households are recovering faster than low-income ones, whose incomes have stagnated or declined since the crash. A new ... » Read More
Posted: feb. 24, 2015 1:06 a.m. | Is growing income inequity hurting Social Security? Comments 0 Comments
Author Ransom Riggs draws inspiration from old photos for Peculiar Children series, sequel 'Hollow C
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Author Ransom Riggs draws inspiration from old photos for Peculiar Children series, sequel 'Hollow C

Ever since author Ransom Riggs was a child, he has loved collecting things. At first, it was baseball cards. Now an adult, he collects peculiar vintage photos, which h... » Read More
Posted: feb. 23, 2015 10:46 p.m. | Author Ransom Riggs draws inspiration from old photos for Peculiar Children series, sequel 'Hollow C Comments 0 Comments
Book review: American Girl of the Year 'Grace' shares her adventures in Paris
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Book review: American Girl of the Year 'Grace' shares her adventures in Paris

"GRACE: Girl of the Year," by Mary Casanova, American Girl, $9.99, 200 pages (f) (ages 10 and up) » Read More
Posted: feb. 23, 2015 10:06 p.m. | Book review: American Girl of the Year 'Grace' shares her adventures in Paris Comments 0 Comments
 

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