Bad Education: How School Cuts Are Killing Thom Tillis

Bad Education: How School Cuts Are Killing Thom Tillis

Could conservative overreach deliver a key Senate race to the Democrats? ...

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Missouri’s Common Core Hearings Marred By Confusion, Debate Over Roles

Missouri’s Common Core Hearings Marred By Confusion, Debate Over Roles

Common Core isn't the tyranny that some right-wingers fear -- but it's still off to a rocky start. ...

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Endorse This: Don’t Teach U.S. History, Or The Terrorists Win

Endorse This: Don’t Teach U.S. History, Or The Terrorists Win

Take a history lesson with Dr. Ben Carson. ...

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‘A Tale Of Two Countries’ — Jefferson County’s Assault On U.S. History

‘A Tale Of Two Countries’ — Jefferson County’s Assault On U.S. History

You can't whitewash American history -- no matter how hard you try. ...

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Kids Who Don’t Go To College Also Matter

Kids Who Don’t Go To College Also Matter

Why must we value the well-being of college kids over that of their lower-class peers? ...

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In An Effort To Make A Lesson Better, Missouri’s Teacher Of The Year Found Himself In The Middle Of Violence

In An Effort To Make A Lesson Better, Missouri’s Teacher Of The Year Found Himself In The Middle Of Violence

By Jessica Bock, St. Louis Post-Dispatch HAZELWOOD, Mo. -- The scar on Chris Holmes' left temple could be considered a marker of the measures he'll take to make a lesson matter to ...

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New Texas Social Studies Textbooks Draw Fire During Public Hearing

New Texas Social Studies Textbooks Draw Fire During Public Hearing

By Terrence Stutz, The Dallas Morning News AUSTIN, Texas -- Too much negative about former President George W. Bush, too much positive about Hillary Rodham Clinton, and way too mu ...

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Graduation Day And $300,000 In Debt

Graduation Day And $300,000 In Debt

By Maura Lerner, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) MINNEAPOLIS -- Ashley Hall remembers clicking "yes" on the loan application and, inexplicably, laughing. Maybe it's because the number ...

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Student Suicide: School Says Bullying Policy ‘Fully Enforced’

Student Suicide: School Says Bullying Policy ‘Fully Enforced’

By Tiffany Walden, Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. -- The parents of a boy who killed himself at school last week held an emotional news conference Monday to speak about ongoing bu ...

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Malala Yousafzai’s Assailants Arrested In Pakistan, Army Says

Malala Yousafzai’s Assailants Arrested In Pakistan, Army Says

By Aoun Abbas Sahi and Shashank Bengali, Los Angeles Times ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- Military officials said Friday that they had apprehended 10 men who in 2012 attempted to assassin ...

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