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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:03:00 -0400NPR is asking audiences to share something that they want their leaders in Washington to know about why this election matters to them.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:00:00 -0400A new study by researchers at Yale found that pre-K teachers, white and black alike, spend more time watching black boys, expecting trouble.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:25:08 -0400Michel Martin interviews Kaya Henderson, who has served as chancellor for D.C. Public Schools for six years and will step down on Oct. 1.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 06:03:00 -0400One science teacher in Miami knows how sea-level rise could affect her students' lives when they are her age. She is determined to teach them to take that seriously, with optimism.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:48:00 -0400NPR reporters and editors annotated Monday night's debate as it happened. Read the final fact check, analysis and context here.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:17:00 -0400Native Americans make up less than 1 percent of students in college. Many say they feel invisible, without access to elite campuses. One program helps them leverage their heritage and identity.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 08:35:00 -0400The massive growth in the adult student population in America's colleges and universities — one quarter of all college students are over the age of 30 — is changing the higher ed landscape.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 06:28:00 -0400To get to school, the children must trek as many as four hours up and down a 2,600-foot mountainside, relying on rickety ladders. Their families see their education as a way out of poverty.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 06:00:25 -0400More choice, no Common Core, and a gutting of the U.S. Education Department.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 06:00:25 -0400In advance of the first debate, a rundown of the Democratic presidential candidate's positions.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:10 -0400Rebecca Lee teaches in Tulsa. Lee has been talking with students about their feelings after Terence Crutcher, whose daughter attends her school, was shot to death. She shared them publicly online.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:42:00 -0400Classes begin next week at the University of Chicago, which sent out a letter last month to incoming freshmen criticizing safe spaces and trigger warnings. NPR talks to two of these freshmen.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:19:00 -0400The nation's largest university endowment is underperforming and faces challenges due to churning leadership and a questionable investment strategy.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:30:00 -0400The case is one of three lawsuits the state's Democratic attorney general has filed against Republican Gov. Matt Bevin since Bevin was sworn in last December.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 04:48:00 -0400What can a city in decline do to make a comeback? In Springfield, Ohio, a new school is trying to turn the tide. But local leaders say keeping young people from moving away is key to economic revival.