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Dissecting A Frog: A Middle School Rite Of Passage

February 25, 2015 - 4:19pm

In science classrooms across the country, middle-schoolers will take part in an iconic activity this year: frog dissection.

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Dissecting A Frog: A Middle School Rite Of Passage

February 25, 2015 - 4:19pm

In science classrooms across the country, middle-schoolers will take part in an iconic activity this year: frog dissection.

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Preventing Suicide With A 'Contagion Of Strength'

February 25, 2015 - 7:08am

A suicide prevention program trains middle and high school students as peer mentors — shaping school culture and behavior around pillars of support.

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Preventing Suicide With A 'Contagion Of Strength'

February 25, 2015 - 7:08am

A suicide prevention program trains middle and high school students as peer mentors — shaping school culture and behavior around pillars of support.

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College? Career Tech? In Nashville, Teens Do Both

February 24, 2015 - 4:16pm

Vocational education is enjoying a renaissance in many U.S. schools. In Nashville, Tenn., all high-schoolers are encouraged to take three career-training classes, regardless of college plans.

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College? Career Tech? In Nashville, Teens Do Both

February 24, 2015 - 4:16pm

Vocational education is enjoying a renaissance in many U.S. schools. In Nashville, Tenn., all high-schoolers are encouraged to take three career-training classes, regardless of college plans.

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College? Career Tech? In Nashville, Teens Do Both

February 24, 2015 - 4:16pm

Vocational education is enjoying a renaissance in many U.S. schools. In Nashville, Tenn., all high-schoolers are encouraged to take three career-training classes, regardless of college plans.

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College? Career Tech? In Nashville, Teens Do Both

February 24, 2015 - 4:16pm

Vocational education is enjoying a renaissance in many U.S. schools. In Nashville, Tenn., all high-schoolers are encouraged to take three career-training classes, regardless of college plans.

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The Great U.S. History Battle

February 24, 2015 - 12:33pm

The College Board redesigned the framework for its Advanced Placement U.S. history course, and many conservative lawmakers aren't happy about it.

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The Great U.S. History Battle

February 24, 2015 - 12:33pm

The College Board redesigned the framework for its Advanced Placement U.S. history course, and many conservative lawmakers aren't happy about it.

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The Great U.S. History Battle

February 24, 2015 - 12:33pm

The College Board redesigned the framework for its Advanced Placement U.S. history course, and many conservative lawmakers aren't happy about it.

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In LA, Missing Kindergarten Is A Big Deal

February 24, 2015 - 3:48am

Research shows that missing school in the crucial early days of school leads to problems later on. In Los Angeles, educators are working to raise kindergarten attendance.

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In LA, Missing Kindergarten Is A Big Deal

February 24, 2015 - 3:48am

Research shows that missing school in the crucial early days of school leads to problems later on. In Los Angeles, educators are working to raise kindergarten attendance.

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In LA, Missing Kindergarten Is A Big Deal

February 24, 2015 - 3:48am

Research shows that missing school in the crucial early days of school leads to problems later on. In Los Angeles, educators are working to raise kindergarten attendance.

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In LA, Missing Kindergarten Is A Big Deal

February 24, 2015 - 3:48am

Research shows that missing school in the crucial early days of school leads to problems later on. In Los Angeles, educators are working to raise kindergarten attendance.

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Advanced Placement History Test Accused Of Being Unpatriotic

February 23, 2015 - 5:02am

An Oklahoma legislative panel is reviewing the latest Advanced Placement U.S. History course and could cut funding for it in the state's schools. Lawmakers complain the course focuses on the negative.

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How We Talk About Our Teachers

February 23, 2015 - 5:02am

The words college students use to describe their professors say a lot about how men and women are judged differently.

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Advanced Placement History Test Accused Of Being Unpatriotic

February 23, 2015 - 5:02am

An Oklahoma legislative panel is reviewing the latest Advanced Placement U.S. History course and could cut funding for it in the state's schools. Lawmakers complain the course focuses on the negative.

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How We Talk About Our Teachers

February 23, 2015 - 5:02am

The words college students use to describe their professors say a lot about how men and women are judged differently.

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Advanced Placement History Test Accused Of Being Unpatriotic

February 23, 2015 - 5:02am

An Oklahoma legislative panel is reviewing the latest Advanced Placement U.S. History course and could cut funding for it in the state's schools. Lawmakers complain the course focuses on the negative.

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