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Children & Families, Education, News
A new study found that parents who read to their children a lot boost their child’s learning and language skills...
Actor, musician and activist, Steven Van Zandt, center, supports striking teachers on the picket in front of Hamilton High School in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. School administrators urged the union to resume bargaining as tens of thousands of teachers planned to walk picket lines for a third day Wednesday. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
AP, Education, News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Teachers walked rainy picket lines Thursday at Los Angeles schools for a fourth day ahead of...
Los Angeles Teachers Strike
AP, Education, News
The setting is different, but the complaints of teachers who are out on strike in Los Angeles are echoing those...
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...
In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, fifth grade teacher Heather Dalton, center, works with students Julian Ryno, left, and Ma'Kenley Burns, doing math problems on the DreamBox system at Charles Barnum Elementary School in Groton, Conn. A wide array of apps, websites and software used in schools borrow elements from video games to help teachers connect with students living technology-infused lives. (AP Photo/Michael Melia)
AP, Education, News
WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — It's 1 o'clock on a Wednesday afternoon in Wallingford, Connecticut, and about 20 children are watching...
Los Angeles Unified District teacher brave the pouring rain to join in a picket line during a citywide teacher strike in front of Los Angeles High School on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. Tens of thousands of Los Angeles teachers went on strike Monday after contentious contract negotiations failed in the nation's second-largest school district. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
AP, Education, News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tens of thousands of Los Angeles teachers went on strike Monday after contentious contract negotiations failed...
In this March 23, 2017 is the headquarters of Portland Public Schools in Portland, Ore. An audit by the Oregon Secretary of State's office has found an achievement gap of more than 50 percent between white students and black students in state's largest school district, Portland Public Schools, according to a report released Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. (Beth Nakamura/The Oregonian via AP)
AP, Education, News
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — There was an achievement gap of more than 50 percent between white students and black students...
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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Education, News
According to data from the National Assessment of Educational Progress, more than 30 percent of 4th graders and 24 percent...
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Education, News
The California Rural Education Network is lifting up rural education by connecting teachers, students and education leaders with each other...
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Children & Families, Education, News
Loss is very common in childhood – 9 out of 10 children experience the death of a close family member...
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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Education, News
Would school choice allow students to select their schools or are schools selecting them? ...
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AP, Children & Families, Education, Justice & Poverty, News
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee's education department is advising local school officials that it's not their role to determine whether...
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Arts, Media & Culture, Children & Families, Education, Environment, Health, Justice & Poverty, News, Nonprofit Spotlight
In 2018, we had the pleasure of interviewing many organizations that are transforming communities across the US. We celebrate...
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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Education, News
Students are still not fully making use of their FAFSA applications, despite the loan process being one of the most...
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Education, News
A new Ohio bill was signed earlier this month mandating that all students learn how to write in cursive by...
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Education, News
This week the Los Angeles teachers union announced that it will be walking out with more than 31,000 members on...
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Education, Previews
David Bennett, Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations of Howard University, discusses how the opportunities provided to students by...
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Education, News
Earlier this year in November, the University of Wisconsin in Stevens Point proposed to stop offering several of its liberal...
President Donald Trump listens as Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos speaks during a roundtable discussion on the Federal Commission on School Safety report, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP, Education, News
The Trump administration on Tuesday moved to roll back an Obama-era policy that was meant to curb racial disparities in...
FILE - This Jan. 7, 2015 file photo shows public school buses parked in Springfield, Ill. Child abuse increases the day after school report cards are released _ but only when kids get their grades on a Friday, a Florida study released on Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 suggests. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)
AP, Children & Families, Education, News
Child abuse increases the day after school report cards are released — but only when kids get their grades on...
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Education, Previews
Michael L. Lomax, President & CEO of the United Negro College Fund, discusses how scholarships and other support services aid...

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