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Fairfax County schools superintendent Jack D. Dale was released on Sunday from Inova Fairfax Hospital after having emergency cardiovascular surgery last week.
School officials said Dale is not expected to resume his duties until the first week of June at the earliest after he suffered an aortic aneurysm at work.Read full article >>
A new United Nations report titled "Edible insects: Future prospects for food and feed security" says that at least 2 billion people on Earth eat insects and that they are a nutritious, environmentally sound way to feed people.
When people talk about 21st century skills, more often than not they are talking about things like creativity, the ability to work in a group and solve problems. But there's another skill that cognitive scientist Daniel Willingham writes about here that is just as important. Willingham is a professor and director of graduate studies in psychology at the University of Virginia and author of "Why Don't Students Like School?" His latest book is "When Can You Trust The Experts? How to tell good science from bad in education." This appeared on his Science and Education blog.Read full article >>
As he left the presidency of George Mason University last year, Alan G. Merten earned nearly $1.2 million in retirement benefits, making him one of the nation’s top-paid public university leaders, according to a new survey.Read full article >>