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2008-09-10 15:00:30

By C Eugene Emery Jr BARRINGTON -- Wendy S. Parente, an assistant principal at Western Hills Middle School in Cranston and a longtime science teacher in the Bristol-Warren school system, is on tap to be the new assistant principal at the Barrington Middle School.

2008-09-02 21:00:00

By Paul Westmoore NIAGARA FALLS -- Niagara County's 10 public school districts will open their doors to some 30,463 children this week and spend more than $505.6 million during the 2008-09 school year to educate them.

2008-09-01 15:00:11

By MORGAN, Jon THE Immigration Service has tightened its rules on allowing Filipino dairy workers into the country, frustrating dairy farmers just at the start of the milking season.

2008-08-30 09:00:55

By Gundersen, David E Capozzoli, Ernest A; Rajamma, Rajasree K ABSTRACT. The authors analyzed the reactions of various academic- level respondent groups to 14 short scenarios reflecting ethical dilemmas in higher education and research.

2008-08-30 09:00:54

By Fisher, Ericka J Abstract: In this article, the author focuses on the crisis of verbal pollution in our society. Verbal pollution refers to the use of words and comments that the majority agrees are offensive, are damaging, and may lead to the deterioration of social institutions.

2008-08-25 03:00:37

By Tracy Garcia EAST WHITTIER - They're all first-time principals, filling the shoes of longtime school administrators who retired last spring at nearly one-third of the campuses in the East Whittier City School District.

2008-08-24 15:00:29

By JAMES AHEARN EW JERSEY used to grant tenure to school superintendents. It was the only state that did so. The tenure law was doubtless seen as a reform when it was enacted in 1909. It protected educators from reprisals when they tried to do what was best for schools and children.

2008-08-21 21:00:30

By Sara Faiwell sfaiwell@@dailyherald.com Three schools in Palatine Elementary District 15 will start off next school year with new principals. - Matthew J. Palcer will be the new principal of Pleasant Hill School in Palatine.

2008-08-17 18:00:43

By Meadows, Robyn Manheim Central Manheim Township Penn Manor Pequea Valley Solanco Warwick Cocalico Columbia Conestoga Valley Donegal Eastern Lancaster County Elizabethtown Ephrata Hempfield Lampeter-Strasburg Lancaster Manheim Central Manheim Township Penn Manor Pequea Valley Solanco Warwick What's new: reading programs, laptops, a kindergarten center, Chinese-language classes and construction.

2008-08-07 06:00:37

By The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C. Aug. 7--RALEIGH -- The Wake County school board has demoted the suspended principal of Knightdale Elementary School. Michael S. Williams, 36, will become an assistant principal at Wakefield High School in North Raleigh.

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