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What the Trump Administration Could Do to Improve Student Loans

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 20:44
The federal financial-aid process is too complicated for students. Here’s how to simplify it, writes a policy expert.
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NEA President: 'No Reason to Trust' Betsy DeVos

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 17:26
Lily Eskelsen García sat down with Education Week to talk about the National Education Association’s engagement with the U.S. secretary of education, the threat posed by a looming U.S. Supreme Court case, and the union’s new, tougher charter-school policy.
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Gov. Sununu to sign full-day kindergarten bill

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 12:25
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Students file lawsuit over anti-abortion club

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 12:25
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As Schools Tackle Poverty, Attendance Goes Up, But Academic Gains Are Tepid

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 20:18
Flooding impoverished schools with health and social services is not new, but these so-called "community schools" initiatives are gaining steam in places like New York City. But is it an effective strategy for improving long struggling schools?
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Arkansas school test scores improve in 2nd year

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 19:39
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Five Myths About Transgender Students Educators Need to Unlearn

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 21:24
While many schools don’t discuss LGBT issues, teachers should play a role in shaping students’ understandings of their gender identity, writes Laura Erickson-Schroth.
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Detroit District May Rethink Authorizing Charter Schools

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 20:10
From almost the moment Michigan began allowing charter schools more than 20 years ago, the Detroit school district has been active in authorizing them. But that could soon change.
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