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Mia Mason 01-Feb, 23:08 60 Latimes

Howard BlumeContact Reporter An independent monitor whom the Los Angeles Unified School District has to pay to watch over its programs for...


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Joy Resmovits Contact Reporter Eli Broad, the prominent local philanthropist behind a massive effort to increase the number of charter...


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The credit-recovery courses are only part of the problem. A bigger issue is that L.A. Unified figures show that more than four in 10...


Teachers Scrap Lesson Plans To Tackle Trump's Executive Order

Teachers Scrap Lesson Plans To Tackle Trump's Executive Order..

Mia Mason 01-Feb, 11:00 59 HuffingtonPost

In New York, a young protester rallies against Donald Trump's executive order on immigration. Philando Castile during a traffic stop,...


Cal State students rally in protest across California as trustees debate increasing tuition

Cal State students rally in protest across California as..

Wyatt Waller 31-Jan, 23:06 48 Latimes

Rosanna XiaContact Reporter In a lively discussion that ran almost an hour longer than scheduled, California State University’s Board of...


Aleppo's online student

Aleppo's online student..

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Mariam Hammad, despite every adversity of war and hardship, is trying to be a student in Aleppo in the dark heart of Syria's civil war. ...


Trump order banning entry from seven Muslim-majority countries roils California campuses

Trump order banning entry from seven Muslim-majority countries..

Sophia Bell 31-Jan, 16:54 22 Latimes

Teresa Watanabe and Rosanna XiaContact Reporters At USC, an Iranian graduate student is canceling plans to conduct research on Syrian...


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These Girl Scouts Are Fighting Sexism In Central Park..

Mia Mason 31-Jan, 11:54 18 HuffingtonPost

the Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony Statue Fund, an initiative to place statues of the two famous women’s rights activists in...


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Andrew Martin 31-Jan, 10:36 13 BBC

The BBC's Global Education series looks at education from an international perspective. It examines how education is shaping the future...


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Maria Stewart 31-Jan, 10:36 20 BBC

England's teenagers are "significantly above average" in problem-solving skills, according to the results of international tests. After...


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