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Costly Pension Plans Are Fanning the Flames of Teacher Unrest

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 21:33
The pressure to rein in costly retirement systems could put more states in the center of policy fights like the one that sparked teacher walkouts in Kentucky.
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How Much Homework Is Enough? Depends Who You Ask

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 21:23
Author and speaker Sir Ken Robinson considers the role of homework in the academic lives of children—an issue that is still up for debate.
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Students Are Walking Out Again to Protest Gun Violence: Is Anybody Listening?

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 21:17
Student activists are using the 19th anniversary of Columbine—the mass school shooting that changed how America viewed school safety—to stage mass walkouts in calls for reducing gun violence.
Categories: Education