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What Should Be The Real Purpose of College?


DOWNLOAD VIDEO Students now go to college expecting their degrees will help them on the way to professional success. However, University of Virginia professor Mark…read more

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Can Summer School Close the Achievement Gap?


Download video For students, summer is a welcome break from the daily classroom grind. However, all that time spent away from the books can lead…read more

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Schools Set to Adopt New “Common Core” Learning Standards


Change is coming to classrooms around the country as school districts in 45 states and the District of Columbia are set to adopt the Common…read more

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Bilingual Classrooms Turn English-Only in Effort to Improve Test scores


Click to download video Faculty at DiLoreto School in New Britain, Conn., are facing push-back from their community after deciding to switch from a dual-language…read more

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Pakistani doctors removed a bullet from 14-year-old’s Malala’s head. The Taliban shot the child campaigner in a horrific attack condemned by national leaders and human rights activists.

Malala Champions Universal Education


Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani youth advocate for girls’ education who gained worldwide fame last year after she was shot by the Taliban, recently celebrated her…read more


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