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JFP applications open, hiring underway!

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Applications are open for the Jiao Fellows Program, starting this summer. Check it out at www.jiaofellows.org! We want recent grads who have a sense for the changing global landscape to go out to Shandong Province, in the “real China”, and get engaged with Chinese citizens in a way that is productive for both parties. This is meant to be more than a simple teaching job, where mercernary “backpack teachers” get mediocre and ineffective curricula, and […]

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Only at Andover… RT @phillipsacademy: Instructor David Fox examines HBO’s ‘The Wire’ in senior elective:  http://www.andover.edu/About/Newsroom/Pages/GettingdowntoTheWire.aspx Though, apparently a bunch of colleges are doing the same thing: http://www.slate.com/id/2245788/ Man, I really need to watch this show.