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Thanksgiving Takes on New Meaning After Sandy

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Originally published November 21, 2012 Because their town has not yet fully recovered from the effects of the storm, residents of Belmar are seeing a…read more

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Parents Go to School to Help Students Succeed

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO One Saturday a month, moms, dads, grandparents and guardians gather in a Los Angeles classroom to learn about learning. The teacher stresses the…read more

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What Students Think Are The Most Important Issues in Education

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO School reform is a hot topic in education these days, with politicians, parents and educators debating how to improve the U.S. education system…read more

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Despite Shutdown, Immigration Advocates Rally in Washington

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Despite the continuing government shutdown, thousands gathered on the National Mall to rally support for immigration reform. The rally was allowed to go…read more

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Summer Program Turns Teens into Tech Entrepreneurs

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO As younger Americans fall behind their peers in other industrialized countries when it comes to math and technical skills, one summer program is…read more

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