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Posted: September 5, 2013 at 5:17 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “The inheritance and sale of jobs has ended. Merit is the ideal means of access to, and progress in, a teaching career.” Mexican Education Secretary Emilio Chuayffet, in a Twitter post, after lawmakers approved an education overhaul that will establish teacher evaluations and end practices that allowed union bosses to buy and sell classroom jobs
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