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In a study entitled, "The Dialogic Video Cycle as Teacher Professional Development Model to Foster Classroom Dialogue: Conceptualization and Implementation Findings," TUM School of Education...more
First Nations Development Institute announces its Native Agriculture and Food Systems College Scholarship Program that Native American college students pursuing careers in agriculture and...more
The latest report of National Bureau of Economic Research co-authored by Benjamin Castleman and Bridget Terry Long finds that students who are eligible for Florida Student Access Grant (FSAG) were...more
The E-Team Machinist Job Training program gets a $47,000 grant from the Department of Housing and Economic Development, enabling the staff to finish the class.
The E-Team program is a free...more
The US Department of Health and Human Services estimated 57,265 children were cut from Head Start services due to sequestration.
Head Start and Early Head Start programs provide preschool for...more
Departments of Education (ED) Secretary Arne Duncan and HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announce the supplemental awardees from the 2013 Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge (RTT-ELC) grant...more
Camilla Benbow, writer for the Tennessean, addresses homelessness among children as one of the "greatest challenges facing society today."
Benbow points at educational institutions to deliver...more
In The Crimson White's opinion column, John Brinkerhoff writes about requiring students to complete service-learning courses through a University Honors Program.
The program can include such...more
The 20 Million Minds Foundation, a nonprofit committed to bringing higher education into the digital age, commends Senators Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) and Al Franken (D-Minnesota) on their new...more