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Winter 2013

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    Stone Griffin Media (SGM) was an evolution of an earlier partnership that began in 2008 and has evolved into the preeminent multimedia boutique serving school administrators and educational leaders.
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Feature Article

  • Rich Candleston
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    Sitting on 600-acres of oceanfront, Kua O Ka Lā Charter School in Hawai’i is not your typical charter school.

Charter School Education News

International Education: Illinois Revoked Job Offer After Professor Criticized Israel
Thousands of scholars and others are objecting after the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign revoked the offer follow...
California Governor Appeals Court Ruling Overturning Protections for Teachers
In a one-page appeal, Gov. Jerry Brown and the state attorney general, Kamala D. Harris, argued that a decision of such scop...
App City: Shuffle, Deal and Learn
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Pre-K Clash May Hint at the Start of a Rivalry Between de Blasio and Stringer
This week, Comptroller Scott M. Stringer criticized the city?s rollout of prekindergarten expansion, eliciting an unusually ...
U.S. Colleges See Little Risk From Ebola, but Depend on Students to Speak Up
Universities and colleges in the United States also admit that they have limited ability to track students? travels or their...
Lawyer Seeks to Reinstate Suit Over Alleged Abuse Cover-Up at Yeshiva High
A lawyer for dozens of men who say they were sexually abused by rabbis argued that a judge had misconstrued the statute of l...
The Learning Network: Reader Idea | From Article to Infographic: Translating Information About ?Sneakerheads?
Brett Vogelsinger?s students worked with an article about the subculture of teenage ?sneakerheads,? to think about how to ta...
Motherlode Blog: 13, and Surviving in the Woods on Squirrel Pizza
The 20-something mastermind behind my son?s outdoor survival program presented parents with no medical forms or really any a...
Motherlode Blog: Your Turn: A Weekend Thread, Open for Comments
Welcome to Motherlode?s weekly open thread. Do you have thoughts about the news this week, and how it affects families? A qu...
Picking Up an Elusive College Dream
For Tenille Warren, the burden of growing up poor was too heavy for even the offer of a free ride to college to counter. But...
David Rosand, an Art History Scholar Whose Heart Was in Venice, Dies at 75
Mr. Rosand, who began teaching at Columbia in the mid-?60s, specialized in Venetian painting but had wide art knowledge beyo...
The Learning Network: Test Yourself | Designing New Airships to Carry Science Into the Stratosphere
We have dropped a word in each of the first six paragraphs. Can you choose the best word for each blank?
The Learning Network: 6 Q?s About the News | ?Stealth Invasion? of Ukraine by Russian Troops
Why does Russia deny Ukraine?s allegations of an invasion by Russian troops?