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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


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


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


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


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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