By By SHANNON DOYNE

What role has Weird Al Yankovic played in pop culture since the late 1970s?

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By By FRANK LONGO

Test your knowledge of explorers by playing our crossword.

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By Michael Stratford

Lawmakers’ overhaul of higher education tax benefits gives colleges and universities things to cheer and protest. They also approve a bill to boost student loan counseling.

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By David Matthews for Times Higher Education

In South Korea, publication rates change with tenure, study finds.

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By Charlie Tyson

A leaked email shows a community college president’s attempt to pressure a governor for $20 million in state funds — even though the college had already finished the project for which the money was appropriated.

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An email from College of DuPage president Robert Breuder

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By Charlie Tyson

At Senate hearing, state and federal officials point fingers at one another when discussing who can fix issues of college cost and access.

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By Scott Jaschik

Many were surprised when a Christian college won exemption from Title IX so it could bar a transgender student from housing. Two more Christian colleges have now received exemptions — giving them the right to subject transgender students to expulsion.

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By By THE LEARNING NETWORK This word has appeared in 94 New York Times articles in the past year.

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By Joshua Kim

How is central IT evolving on your campus?

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By Eric Stoller

Thinking about the critics.

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By Rosemarie Emanuele

Working mother trade-offs.

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By Andrew Marcinek

Andrew Marcinek
Workflow and procedure are central to our classrooms, and tech integration specialist Andrew Marcinek walks us through transferring these systems into Google Apps for Education.

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Kinesthetic learning, especially for middle school girls, connects the act of acquiring knowledge with physical movement, breaking through the barriers of self-image and perceived limitations.

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By Bob Lenz

Bob Lenz
The case is made for teachers to work together to calibrate assignment or project criteria so that all student work is judged by the same standards and level of rigor.

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By Tracy Mitrano

Looking at terms of service.

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By By THE LEARNING NETWORK August 24 would have been the 117th birthday of Amelia Earhart, who disappeared over the Pacific Ocean on July 2, 1937 as she attempted to become the first woman to fly around the world.

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By By SHANNON DOYNE

How is U.S. foreign policy being challenged as crises escalate in countries around the world?

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By By FRANK LONGO

Test your knowledge of endangered species by playing our crossword.

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By Elizabeth Redden

With U.S. airlines grounded and the conflict in Gaza ongoing, some universities with study abroad programs in Israel suspend programs while others stay the course.

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Rothberg International School of Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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By Michael Stratford

Taking its first votes on renewing the key higher education law, House lawmakers unanimously approve legislation to boost federal support of competency-based education. But full reauthorization remains far off.

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By Carl Straumsheim

Grant recipients of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation round up their leadership teams — and completed homework assignments — and head to Washington for a nearly three-day workshop.

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By Elizabeth Redden

AAUP urges universities to terminate or renegotiate contracts for Chinese-government funded centers of language and culture. With about 90 Confucius Institutes established in U.S., will it have an impact?

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Inaugural ceremony for Confucius Institute at U. of Southern Maine

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By Ry Rivard

As their numbers increase, they are stepping up efforts to further break a glass ceiling for LGBTQ academics.

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By By THE LEARNING NETWORK This word has appeared in 376 New York Times articles in the past year.

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By Joshua Kim

Do run your professional life through a shared online calendar?

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By Lee Skallerup Bessette

Returning to the water.

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By Laura Tropp

Hollywood notions….

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Whitney Walker
Fourth and fifth graders develop a service learning project that prepares meals for their school community and donates the proceeds to a county food bank.

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By Ainissa Ramirez – 209531

Ainissa Ramirez
Nobody likes boredom, yet research has shown that restless, wandering minds are capable of greater creativity than those bombarded by data and enmeshed in multitasking.

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John McCarthy
Teachers aiming to differentiate learning in their classroom can focus on content, process, and product in giving students opportunities to grow and shine as individuals.

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