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Author: Joan Brasher

MEDIA ADVISORY: School for Science and Math at Vanderbilt to honor 24 outstanding MNPS seniors in graduation ceremony

May. 3, 2017—Former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean will deliver the keynote address. Dean will be introduced by MNPS board member Mary Pierce.

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Vanderbilt’s international scholars exchange ideas at Lipscomb literacy event

May. 1, 2017—Vanderbilt University’s eighth cohort of Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows recently shared ideas and experiences at "Global Voices: An Initiative of Abriendo Puertas."

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Chemo Ducks program among recipients of $75,000 donation from VU students

Apr. 27, 2017—A unique Vanderbilt class focusing on philanthropy will end the semester with students presenting checks totaling $75,000 to service organizations tomorrow.

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Pre-K needs proper implementation and rigorous evaluation to succeed

Apr. 27, 2017—Mark Lipsey presented a pre-K consensus report, a joint effort by several institutions to inform lawmakers and other education thought leaders.

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Class of 2017: Stephanie Zundel conquers physical challenges and inspires others

Apr. 24, 2017—Losing her sight at age 3 was no match for Peabody College senior Stephanie Zundel's competitive spirit. While at Vanderbilt, she took up marathon running and completed the 2017 Boston Marathon on April 17.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Next Steps graduation is April 26

Apr. 20, 2017—Five graduating students will be recognized at the Faye and Joe Wyatt Center for Education.

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Teacher merit pay has merit: new report

Apr. 11, 2017—Teacher merit pay programs have been associated with a statistically significant positive effect on student outcomes.

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Fears about college debt vary by subgroup, study finds

Apr. 7, 2017—Loan aversion is more common in prospective college students than previously documented and may be affected by gender, age and race.

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WATCH: DeVos’ focus on school choice doesn’t address key issues, say education research panelists

Apr. 3, 2017—“Trump’s First 100 Days and the Impact on Education,” is available to watch online now.

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App will help students self-monitor and improve classroom behavior

Mar. 29, 2017—A self-monitoring intervention will provide critical support to teachers working with students who have challenging behaviors.

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Vanderbilt Humphrey fellows to visit Dollywood, Vol State

Mar. 17, 2017—Vanderbilt’s eighth cohort of Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows will visit the Great Smoky Mountains and meet with colleagues at Vol State.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Education policy webinar on Trump’s first 100 days is March 28

Mar. 16, 2017—A panel of Peabody researchers will discuss the impact of the new administration from a research perspective.

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