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  1. A contest between a sense of social justice and fairness to individuals in school admission policiesTue, 19 Jun 2018 03:22:22 GMT
    Two statewide candidates, state Sens. Ricardo Lara and Kevin de Leon, were the force behind a 2014 effort to allow African-American, Latino and Native American students to receive preference over Asian Americans or Americans of European heritage in admission to UC campuses. That effort passed the state Senate, but failed in the Assembly when Asian-American parents learned what was being attempted. More...
  2. FSA testing scorecard: Brevard County School District vs. others in FloridaTue, 19 Jun 2018 01:05:09 GMT
    Compare Brevard County School District's scores on a variety of subjects with other school districts across Florida and the state average. FSA testing scorecard: Brevard County School District vs. others in Florida Compare Brevard County School District's scores on a variety of subjects with other school districts across Florida and the state average. More...
  3. Why Are Rich, White Girls Struggling in Math?Mon, 18 Jun 2018 20:19:15 GMT
    In recent years, the common wisdom has been that girls are dominating when it comes to academic achievement . In reading in particular, girls have consistently outperformed boys . More...
  4. Let's free up principals to do what they do bestMon, 18 Jun 2018 15:29:12 GMT
    Talk to any school principal and they'll tell you they love their job. Principals enjoy high levels of job satisfaction. More...
  5. Strategies to avoid sunburnMon, 18 Jun 2018 13:07:01 GMT
    Good sleep is hard to come by for the 25 percent of Americans who experience a period of severe insomnia each year, new research suggests. Good sleep is hard to come by for the 25 percent of Americans who experience a period of severe insomnia each year, new research suggests. More...
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  1. Where to invest in a trade warTue, 19 Jun 2018 11:50:40 EDT
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  2. Tiffany is giving cool a try. And it's workingTue, 19 Jun 2018 07:21:06 EDT
    How the jeweler is rebranding itself as a company for the young and hip. More...
  3. Dow falls 300 points as trade war fears escalateTue, 19 Jun 2018 12:04:31 EDT
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  4. So this is what a trade war does to global stocksTue, 19 Jun 2018 05:52:47 EDT
    Global stock markets fell sharply on Tuesday as the trade clash between Washington and Beijing intensified. More...
  5. In tech, patents are trophies -- and these companies are dominatingTue, 19 Jun 2018 12:18:00 EDT
    While patents are intended to protect intellectual property, they're also seen in the tech industry as a way to boost the brands of companies and their employees. More...
  6. 'Alexa, order me room service.' Amazon's voice assistant checks in to Marriott hotelsTue, 19 Jun 2018 11:01:41 EDT
    Next time you check in to a Marriott, you might find an unexpected guest in your room: Alexa. More...