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Parents Feel Forced To Relinqu...

Jan 3, 2019 by

Christine Herman – Toni Hoy, at her home in Rantoul, Ill., holds a childhood photo of her son, Daniel, who is now 24. In a...

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To The Dismay Of Free Speech A...

Jan 1, 2019 by

Ashley Westerman – A new cybersecurity law has gone into effect in Vietnam that puts stringent controls on tech companies...

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In ‘Never Too Late,̵...

Dec 24, 2018 by

LA Johnson/NPR – There are hundreds of books about picking the best college. But let’s face it: Most of them are written...

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Why Aren’t Millennials S...

Nov 30, 2018 by

Shoppers walk past a Saks Fifth Avenue outlet store on Black Friday at Dolphin Mall, last week, in Miami. Lynne Sladky/AP Since...

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Chicago Schools Lose Millions ...

Sep 28, 2018 by

Chicago Public Schools will lose millions of dollars in grant money for what federal officials say is a failure to protect students...

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To Raise Confident, Independen...

Sep 4, 2018 by

Deena Prichep Laura Randall, pictured at Mill Pond Park in Portland, gives her son, Matthew Randall, 7, a lot of freedom to explore...

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The School Shootings That Were...

Aug 28, 2018 by

Anya Kamenetz – LA Johnson/NPR How many times per year does a gun go off in an American school? We should know. But we...

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Bill Of The Month: Texas Teach...

Aug 27, 2018 by

Chad Terhune – Drew Calver, a high school history teacher and swim coach in Austin, Texas, had a heart attack at his home on...

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DeVos Seeks To Rewrite The Rul...

Aug 2, 2018 by

Anya Kamenetz, Cory Turner – LA Johnson/NPR The U.S. Education Department is going back to the drawing board on some basic...

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U.S. Refugee Program Showing M...

Jul 25, 2018 by

Deborah Amos – Syrian refugee girls stand outside their tent at a camp near the border with Syria in eastern Lebanon on June...

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More States Opting To ‘R...

Jul 13, 2018 by

Tovia Smith – Here’s a little pop quiz. Multiple-choice tests are useful because: A: They’re cheap to score. B:...

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Smithsonian Reveals Winning De...

Jun 26, 2018 by

Kat Chow – The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian has announced the winning concept for the National...

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Despite A Revamped Focus On Re...

Jun 14, 2018 by

Tove Danovich – “Sometimes we take for granted that kids know how to wash dishes,” says Susan Turgeson, president...

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How To Dial Back Stress For Hi...

Jun 11, 2018 by

Allison Aubrey Twitter Jane Greenhalgh – On New Year’s Eve, back in 2012, Savannah Eason retreated into her bedroom and...

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YouTube, Urged By Scotland Yar...

May 30, 2018 by

Police in London have blamed videos from drill rappers as contributing to violence there. However, opinions are split on the...

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DeVos Bypasses NYC Public Scho...

May 19, 2018 by

Anya Kamenetz – This week, another school shooting is dominating news headlines. At least 10 people were killed, and 10 others...

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Why So Many Gifted Yet Struggl...

May 14, 2018 by

Anya Kamenetz – Scott Barry Kaufman was placed in special education classes as a kid. He struggled with auditory information...

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Bullied For Its Faith, Muslim ...

Apr 17, 2018 by

Leila Fadel – Noshaba Afzal (right) — with daughters (from left) Maimona Afzal Berta, 23, Sana Afzal, 16, and Honna Afzal, 18 —...

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Without Warning System, School...

Apr 8, 2018 by

Erin B. Logan – When Jason Fennes applied for a job at Cedar Hill Prep School in New Jersey in 2010, the school district where...

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New iPads For Classrooms; Coll...

Mar 31, 2018 by

Anya Kamenetz – Maggie Webb, a junior high school math teacher at Clark Avenue School in Chelsea, Mass., volunteered to teach...

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