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Words in the news: hold a dim view

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Study: Top college students hold a dim view of teachers and their profession.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Individuals from across the political spectrum agree that one of the keys to improving America’s public education system is to get the smartest, most capable college students interested in a teaching career.

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Australian popular and rock music

Australian pop and rock music had its origins in the 1950s and 1960s with artists like Johnny O’Keefe, Col Joy, Little Pattie and The Delltones.

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Australian traditional bush, folk and country music

The music of Australia has played a major role in the development of the nation.

Australians have a great love of music. From the earliest years as a convict nation through to today, when many of the sons and daughters perform on the world stage.

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Words in the news: right up one’s alley

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Chelsea City Manager Jay Ash has led a city of immigrants for 14 years. And when controversy erupted, community leaders say Ash did not flinch.

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Words in the news: Groggy

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Sleep disorders leading to groggy children

Busy lives, smartphones and poor sleep habits are all contributing to groggy children suffering from the same sleep disorders as adults. But Dr. Laura Sterni, director of the Johns Hopkins Paediatric Sleep Centre at Mount Washington Paediatric Hospital, said treating sleep ailments in children takes a different approach form that used for adults.

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Words in the news: trade-off

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Breaking the Trade-Off Between Efficiency and Service

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