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"Back to School" by Phil Roeder licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, News
A new method for determining a child’s poverty level in school will end up leaving schools without access to necessary...
Sophomore Ramaya Wright, 15, second from left, leads a group making a list of the characteristics of an abusive relationship, during a class at Central Catholic High School in Portland, Ore., on April 15, 2019. “It, like, opened my eyes,” said Wright. “I didn't know those are a lot of the signs of an abusive relationship.” (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)
AP, Education, News
Inside a Catholic school in Portland, Oregon, high school sophomores break into groups to discuss some once-taboo topics: abusive relationships...
In this May 9, 2019, photo, Apa Sherpa, center, hands over a computer to Chakra Karki, representative of a school from Dhuske, Okhaldhunga district in Kathmandu, Nepal. Apa Sherpa has stood on top of the world more times than all but one other person. Now he wants to make sure no one feels compelled to follow in his footsteps. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)
AP, Children & Families, Education, Foundations, News
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Apa Sherpa has stood on top of the world more times than all but one other...
Natali Carrera, Vice President of Education Services of ValleyPBS
Children & Families, Education, Previews
Natali Carrera, Vice President of Education Services of ValleyPBS, discusses eliminating the various socioeconomic barriers faced by parents in order...
"Multiple Choice" by Admissions360 licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, News
A new adversity score is set to be integrated into the SAT score, which would reflect hardships faced by the...
In this Monday May 13, 2019 photo Juliet Fine, principal at Beverly Hills Unified School District's K-8 Horace Mann School shows the Share 911 phone application on her cell phone during an interview in her office in Beverly Hills, Calif. The district is among 200 in the country using the Share911 app. The board of education added it and other measures, including armed security officers, following the Parkland shooting. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Efforts to combat school shootings are starting to shift from preventing the violence to reducing the...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California company founded by game-developer parents who wanted to help their special-needs son is sharing...
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Arts, Media & Culture, Children & Families, Education, Environment, Foundations, Health, INSIGHT, Justice & Poverty, Previews
In this collaboration with ValleyPBS, host Mark Oppenheim interviews nonprofit leaders from California's Central Valley and discuss the work they...
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AP, Education, News
A new study by researchers at Georgetown University Center on Education and Workforce explored the intersection of race and class...
Teaching Climate Change
AP, Education, Environment, News
When science teacher Diana Allen set out to teach climate change, a subject she'd never learned in school, she fell...
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Education, News
Last week the California Board of Education approved new framework for sex education in California schools. ...
Emily Loya at the Studio
Arts, Media & Culture, Education, Previews
Emily Loya, General Manager of KCOSTV El Paso, discusses how the funds used for public television generate quality programming across...
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BALTIMORE (AP) — The actions of students who died tackling gunmen at two U.S. campuses a week apart have been...
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Education, News
New legislation in the state of Washington will offer free tuition to students from families who make less than $50,000...
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AP, Education, News
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Holding signs and wearing T-shirts declaring "Proud Educator," teachers across Oregon staged a one-day walkout Wednesday...
Carol Jenkins, CEO of World Learning Inc.
Education, Previews
Carol Jenkins, CEO of World Learning Inc., discusses how the organization educates college students, including those with special needs, so...
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AP, Education, Health, News
NEW YORK (AP) — Is white bread about to make a comeback on school lunch menus? ...
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SEATTLE (AP) — Though less likely to study in a formal technology or engineering course, America's girls are showing more...
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Education, News
In the last couple of years, Historically Black College and Universities (HBCU) have struggled to stay open as enrollment drops...
Lynne Maguire, Board Chair of World Learning Inc.
Education, Previews
Lynne Maguire, Board Chair of World Learning Inc., discusses how the organization's core values impact its educational services and helps...
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AP, Education, News
BOSTON (AP) — As a sweeping bribery scandal reignites debate over college admissions, a pair of polls reveal that many...
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — As a veteran teacher at a troubled high school in Richmond, Virginia, Rodney Robinson wanted to...
"All kinds of powerful" Photo courtesy of Girls Leadership
Children & Families, Education, Justice & Poverty, News, Nonprofit Spotlight
Read our Nonprofit Spotlight interview with Co-Founder and CEO of Girls Leadership Simone Marean on how the organization is building...
Kyle Zimmer on INSIGHT show
Education, Previews
Kyle Zimmer, President & CEO of First Book, discusses how the organization's economically sustainable foundation helps children from low-income backgrounds...

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