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The mounting resistance to the national standardized testing movement she leads doesn't faze Laura Slover. The former high school English teacher has heard it all, and she doesn't buy it.
"Assessment is a very important part of teaching. The set of tools being developed are very high-quality. We've been very focused on transparency," she said in a phone interview Friday,
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The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration issued the following:
A report released today by the U.S. Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) found that Americans are rapidly embracing mobile Internet devices such as smart phones and tablet computers for a wide range of activities beyond just voice communications, such as checking email and using social networks.
NTIA's "Exploring the Digital
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A former hospital executive from Corona del Mar who admitted to paying doctor kickbacks is facing dozens of lawsuits from people who say he ran a scheme selling fake spinal screws.
On Friday, 28 fraud and negligence lawsuits were filed in Los Angeles, joining several earlier suits.
The lawsuits claim that Michael Drobot, former CEO of Pacific Hospital in Long Beach, conspired with several doctors and hospitals in