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Posted: Aug 28, 2014
OLD ROCHESTER REGIONAL JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL: Growing student ...
Wicked Local Marion
24, at 6:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium to raise awareness and funds for a cause."The film is called "The Race to Nowhere,'" he said. "It's been out for a couple of years. Its takes an honest look at the American education system," the junior ...

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Posted: Aug 28, 2014
OLD ROCHESTER REGIONAL JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL: Growing student ...
Wicked Local Rochester
24, at 6:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium to raise awareness and funds for a cause."The film is called "The Race to Nowhere,'" he said. "It's been out for a couple of years. Its takes an honest look at the American education system," the junior ...

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Posted: Aug 28, 2014
Jim Dey: Pro-Salaita protest rates multiple F's
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
29 on "The Race to Nowhere: Abandoning the Promise of Universal Education." University of Minnesota historian Allen Isaacman has canceled his scheduled Oct. 30 address, "Extending South Africa's Tentacles of Empire: Cahora Bassa Dam, 1965-2014.".

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Posted: Aug 27, 2014
A 2-horse race to nowhere: PDP versus BJP
Kashmir Times
SRINAGAR, Aug 27: Assembly elections are expected to be announced shortly. Therefore, it is appropriate to conclude this 4-part survey, today, with a broad early look at the probable line-up in the arena. There are two material reference points to ...

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Posted: Aug 25, 2014
Jay Mathews Schools Us on Education Research
LA Magazine (blog)
There is one criticism still alive in the land, reflected by expressions of concern about school pressure, such as the documentary Race to Nowhere. That film, without a shred of data, suggested that our high school students are being turning into ...

Posted: Aug 22, 2014
Marietta, Ga., School Board Takes Issue With Federal Snack Laws
The New American
While she jokingly describes her busy life as being a "race to nowhere," the mall has changed into a regular destination. She's a regular at XSport Fitness the Round the clock gym at the mall that gives a pool, spa, salon, Internet cafe and day care ...

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Posted: Aug 17, 2014
Pomegranate Café showing documentary on kids' playtime
Ahwatukee Foothills News
... is the first of a series focused on the issue of play. Screenings of “The Race to Nowhere” and “War on Kids” will be scheduled for later in the year. For more information on this and future screenings, call (602) 432-3707 or email info ...

Posted: Aug 5, 2014
The race to nowhere
The Hill (blog)
July marked the fifth anniversary of Race to the Top, the Obama administration's signature education initiative. Enacted during President Obama's honeymoon, the $4.35 billion competition drew bipartisan hosannas and was hailed as an example of getting ...

Posted: Jul 23, 2014
Movie at Tamanend Park on Aug. 1
Bucks County Courier Times
UPPER SOUTHAMPTON — Officials from the Bucks Learning Cooperative of Newtown will show the movie "Race To Nowhere" at 7 p.m. Aug. 1 in the Carriage House at Tamanend Park, 1255 Second Street Pike in Upper Southampton. The screening is free ...

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Posted: Jul 23, 2014
Movie at Tamanend Park on Aug. 1
Bucks County Courier Times
UPPER SOUTHAMPTON — Officials from the Bucks Learning Cooperative of Newtown will show the movie "Race To Nowhere" at 7 p.m. Aug. 1 in the Carriage House at Tamanend Park, 1255 Second Street Pike in Upper Southampton. The screening is free ...

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