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May 13, 2016

Catholic School Allows Transgender Teacher to Keep His Job

The nuns who run the California school said supporting every person, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identification, is aligned with the school's values.

August 08, 2013

South Korean 'Teacher' Makes $4 Million

In a recent Wall Street Journal piece, Amanda Ripley writes about a "rock star" teacher in South Korea who makes $4 million a year.

May 28, 2013

Prep School Apologizes to Student Victims of Sexual Abuse

The Horace Mann School, an elite private school in the Bronx, N.Y., issued an apology Friday to former students who were sexually abused by school staff members between the 1960s and 1990s.

December 20, 2011

The 'Queen Bee' of Kindergarten Admissions

Surely this tells us something significant about the current education climate (among other things): It seems that the most powerful person in New York City right now might just be one Elisabeth Krents, the 61-year-old admissions director of the Dalton School on the Upper East Side. It is she, as a ...

May 10, 2011

Catholic Schools Putting Faith in Web 2.0

Are the nuns ahead of you? Contributing to Powerful Learning Practice's "Voices from the Learning Revolution" feature, Sister Geralyn Schmidt, wide area network coordinator for the Diocese of Harrisburg, Pa., explains how the diocese's recent integration of Web 2.0 technology into instruction is he...


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