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Undocumented students face unique challenges

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Schools around the country are grappling with how to provide care and education to the over 60,000 unaccompanied minors who entered the U.S. illegally from Central America in 2014. Continue reading

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Students investigate how apps enable cyberbullying

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Students and educators at T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Virginia explore the ways apps contribute to cyberbullying and what the school is doing to combat hurtful behavior online. Continue reading

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“We should be deporting felons, and not families” – an immigrant student speaks out

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“How would you feel if you had the right to stay in the United States, but your parents didn’t?” Continue reading

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Youth take control of neighborhood identity with everyday photos

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How do you tell the story of a community? That’s one question a group of students addressed in a photo project on Overtown, a neighborhood…read more

Tense Ferguson, Missouri Awaits Grand Jury Findings In Shooting Of Michael Brown

How teachers can talk to students about Ferguson

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Dr. Marcia Chatelain, the Georgetown professor who began the hashtag #FergusonSyllabus on Twitter, joined the NewsHour to discuss. Continue reading

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