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Christie to pull New Jersey from Common Core


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced Thursday he will pull his state out of Common Core, a move that could bolster his standing with grassroots Republican primary voters opposed to the education standards.

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Harvard grads, averaging almost an A-minus GPA, don't think grade inflation is a problem

Grade inflation has been an enduring controversy at elite American institutions, with Wellesley College and Princeton University attempting to curtail the practice. And yet it seems to be going strong:  192 more words

Quebec announces end to school board elections

The Quebec government has confirmed it is ending school board elections.

A month and a half ago, Education Minister François Blais made known his intentions to abolish the elections in favour of a new regional governance. 132 more words

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The students have enjoyed listening to Nicholas St. North, one of The Guardians of Childhood. The chapter books are background stories of characters in the movie Rise of the Guardians. 24 more words


Spring Greeting

All faintly through my soul to-day,
As from a bell that far away
Is tinkled by some frolic fay,
Floateth a lovely chiming.
Thou magic bell, to many a fell… 77 more words

#Charlie by Rhyleigh A., Corning Painted Post Middle School

I never knew that my life would turn upside down. I went from a nobody to a famous Youtuber. This is my story…. my name is Charlie. 471 more words

Leaders After Hours

Growing pineapples

I am a Pinterest freak! I LOVE all the ideas and sharing, from schooling to crafting to recipes to gardening to well, just everything!

So when I saw a pin with foods to grow from scraps, I got super excited. 201 more words