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Football’s decline has s...

Oct 6, 2017 by

By BEN NUCKOLS – ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — On a cool and rainy afternoon during the first week of classes at Centennial High...

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Colleges brace for more violen...

Aug 18, 2017 by

BOSTON (AP) — Nicholas Fuentes is dropping out of Boston University and heading south, pressing ahead with his right-wing...

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Bill Could Turn Back Page, Ret...

May 26, 2017 by

The often-combative Texas Board of Education would expand its ability to reject textbooks it doesn’t like, rolling back limits that...

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Jennifer Garner calls for Cong...

Mar 18, 2017 by

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jennifer Garner has called on Congress to do more to support early childhood education. The actress testified...

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Marines turn to girls high sch...

Aug 14, 2016 by

MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Marine Corps is looking for a few more good women. And this time the campaign...

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1823 schoolhouse moves to new ...

Aug 8, 2016 by

BROWNINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A hilltop village near the Canadian border grew to more than double its usual population of about 900 on...

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Common Core opt-outs increase ...

Jul 18, 2016 by

LAS VEGAS (AP) — More Nevada students opted out of the state-mandated Common Core test this year compared to last year, when...

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Voter cites Common Core in pri...

Jun 28, 2016 by

SALT LAKE CITY The Latest on the Utah primary election Republican voter Ernie Cassler says he’s casting his primary ballot for...

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No food, no teachers, violence...

Jun 17, 2016 by

By HANNAH DREIER – CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Maria Arias slipped her notebooks into her backpack, scrounged for a banana...

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Migrant children kept from enr...

May 4, 2016 by

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Candelario Jimon Alonzo came to the U.S. dreaming of becoming something more than what seemed possible...

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No More Ties? Spelling Bee To ...

Apr 22, 2016 by

Instead of a predetermined list of 25 words for the final two or three spellers, they’ll now have to get through up to 75 words....

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Arkansas Board of Education ad...

Apr 16, 2016 by

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The Arkansas Board of Education has adopted new math standards for grades kindergarten through 12, which revises...

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Rifles on campus: College secu...

Apr 8, 2016 by

Semi-automatic rifles, once rare on campuses, are becoming a standard part of the arsenal for college security forces. Once a rarity...

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Efforts to repeal Common Core ...

Mar 12, 2016 by

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – An effort to repeal national educational standards in math and reading is moving forward in the Kansas...

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Few US neighborhoods affordabl...

Jan 28, 2016 by

Few neighborhoods can match the perks of Adams Morgan in Washington, D.C. – a reality that reflects a broader problem for the...

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Minority coaches push for NCAA...

Jan 9, 2016 by

A group representing minority coaches is pushing the NCAA to adopt a rule that would require member institutions to interview a...

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Religious colleges seek waiver...

Dec 18, 2015 by

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nearly three dozen religious colleges and universities in 20 U.S. states have received federal waivers...

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Schools close over response to...

Dec 18, 2015 by

VERONA, Va. (AP) — Security concerns have prompted officials in a Virginia county to close schools after parental objections to...

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Beginning of end for Common Co...

Dec 12, 2015 by

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A task force is recommending that New York state overhaul and rename the Common Core learning standards, shorten...

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Liberty president calls for an...

Dec 5, 2015 by

By STEVE SZKOTAK – RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. urged students, staff and faculty...

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