Education

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Some ISDs Already Have School Zone Warning Lights On

Many public schools in North Texas go back into session next Monday. But as you head out on the roadways now, you might notice some school zones that have flashing warning lights already on.

CBSDFW.COM–08/19/2015

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Jobs Report: More Education = Better Job

More education typically leads to better job prospects and bigger paychecks.

08/18/2015

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Board Dismisses Ruling To Allow College Athletes To Unionize

The NLRB has dismissed a historic ruling that Northwestern University football players are school employees who are entitled to form what would be the nation’s first union of college athletes.

08/17/2015

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Dallas Software Developer Says Master’s Degree Helps You Stand Out

Ratheesh Devadoss is a senior software developer for Avalon Consulting, LLC in Plano. Avalon Consulting, LLC is big data consulting firm that focuses on transforming data into business results through a variety of technologies.

08/17/2015

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Dallas 911 Operator Gives The 411 On Higher Education

“Obtaining my master’s degree will open many career-driven doors for me. I realize that without the master’s degree I may not have those opportunities,” says Melinda Jones.

08/17/2015

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Dallas Recruiter Suggests Master’s Degree Can Facilitate A Career Change

Chad Lawrence started off in sales but didn’t care for it. He wanted to transition into human resources and decided to earn a master’s degree from the University of Phoenix.

08/17/2015

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The Common Money Mistakes College Freshmen Make

Many college freshmen will soon be moving to their new campuses. They may have all the essentials they need for college, but when it comes to financial education, experts say many of them deserve an “F”.

CBS 11–08/12/2015

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Dallas Oral Surgeon Says Returning To School Creates New Opportunities

“I developed an interest in global health many years ago through missions, school trips and military service. I knew that a master’s degree would give me additional knowledge, training and open doors to new projects and ideas,” said Dr. Michael Ray, D.D.S., M.P.H.

08/10/2015

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Dallas Social Worker Says Master’s Degree Is A Necessity For Better Jobs

“I realized early in my career that it would be necessary to have a master’s degree in order to land better and higher paying jobs in my field,” says social worker, Rachael Ray.

08/10/2015

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DISD Administrator Teaches Higher Education Can Opens Doors

“The rewards have been the quiet steady – doors opening. It is the ability to have the skills and the capability to lead people that make a difference in the lives of DISD students every single day,” says Tara Brown.

08/10/2015

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5 Apps You Should Add To Your Back-To-School List

Are tablets and phones the new backpacks? James Denke of the Dallas test-prep school The Waterton Group thinks so.

CBS 11–08/05/2015

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Dallas Attorney Says Education Leads To A Purposeful Life

In addition to representing her clients, Knox routinely challenges the legal community to recognize and resolve gender issues among the least diverse profession in our country.

08/03/2015

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