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Education, Foundations, News
Even though under scrutiny, a $6.5 million donation to fund a research program at Harvard University will not be returned,...
Education, News
Fewer than 41 percent of students who attend college in the U.S. obtain their degree within four years, so to...
Education, News
Earlier this week, the University of Texas-Austin announced that in 2020 it plans to offer some low-income, in-state undergrads the...
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...
Student Loan Forgiveness
AP, Education, News
One of the nation's largest teachers' unions sued the U.S. Education Department on Thursday over a federal program that promises...
Education, News
According to a new analysis by ACT’s Center for Equity in Learning the number of high school students in America...
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AP, Education, News
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A new law in Maine is designed to prevent young children from being suspended or expelled...
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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...
Education, News
The higher education gap between rural and urban American has grown over the last two decades by 4 percent, with...
Education, News
If universities across the United States admitted students based on only their SAT scores, then campuses would be filled with...
Education, News
According to a new analysis by Pew Research, women are on their way to becoming the majority of the college-educated...
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...
Education, Health, News
Across the country, some schools are starting to provide free menstrual products for girls since inadequate access to them can...
AP, Education, News
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee State University says it's receiving $2 million from the state to help retain students who...
Education, News
According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, most starting and even mid-career teachers are getting paid salaries where...
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...
AP, Education, News
Accelerate Learning, makers of the award-winning STEMscopes™ preK-12 suite of STEM solutions, was named the winner of the “Overall STEM...
AP, Education, Health, News
CHICAGO (AP) — Preschoolers on government food aid have grown a little less pudgy, a U.S. study found, offering fresh...
Education, Justice & Poverty, News
Billions of dollars are spent on education initiatives that seek to improve opportunities for Americans, but Nick Hanauer, founder of...
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...
AP, Education, News
Whether or not the question of citizenship will be included in Census 2020 is supposed to be determined this month...
AP, Education, News
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — With no computer or internet at home, Raegan Byrd's homework assignments present a nightly challenge: How...
Children & Families, Education, Justice & Poverty, News
The Trump administration will no longer allow for unaccompanied migrant children who are currently detained in shelters to have access...
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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