Tag Archives: Work

British provincial team ends work in Helmand

LONDON, March 20 (UPI) — Thursday is the final working day for a British provincial reconstruction team in the Afghan province of Helmand, British Foreign Secretary William Hague said. Special Reports – UPI.com

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Open Enrollment at Work: 3 Must-Knows About Health Benefits

Filed under: Health Care, Health Insurance Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock More than 43 percent of Americans get health insurance through a current or former employer. For most of them, the open enrollment period — the one time each year that they can change insurance coverage for the following year — is approaching. Here are three things to keep in mind. 1. ...

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Massachusetts Proves the Common Core Education Standards Can Work

The success of the Massachusetts approach has important implications, especially as states roll out the new Common Core standards. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development released the results of the international exams known as PISA yesterday, and most educators will not be surprised by the bad news. The results of the exams, which tests high schoolers in more than ...

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