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Biden’s student loan cancellation plan to cost $400B, Congressional Budget Office estimates

President Biden’s plan to forgive $10,000 in federal student debt for most borrowers will cost the government about $400 billion over 10 years, the CBO…

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More than 1,600 books banned during 2021-22 school year, report finds

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Confronting Covid’s Lost Generation

BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA — On a seemingly typical afternoon in 2020 during the first week of classes in her last year of high school, 17-year-old…

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Conservatives aim to sweep state superintendent offices in November

Republicans in conservative-led states are moving to control an often overlooked role in state government that helps set the classroom agenda for millions of children…

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New York City schools cancel snow days in disturbing new trend

More bad news from the post-pandemic department: Snow days are canceled. “There are technically no more snow days,” New York City School Chancellor David C….

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Conservative Texas phone company fueling extremist takeover of schools

Patriot Mobile, a ‘Christian conservative wireless provider’, is targeting school board elections to push its far-right agenda A conservative Texas-based phone company is planning a…

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Playing music in childhood linked to a sharper mind in old age, study suggests

Researchers find link between learning instrument while young and improved thinking skills later in life The ageing rocker clinging on to their youth may be…

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Man opposes “LGBT Mafia” at school board meeting

In this footage, a human Kool Aid jug addresses the Grapevine-Colleyville Independent School District. It’s his bloviating demeanor that’s made him go viral, but what’s…

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Nebraska school officials shut down student newspaper after LGBTQ+ issue

Officials have not said when or why the decision was made to eliminate Northwest public schools’ Saga newspaper Administrators at a Nebraska school closed down…

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Alarm over Texas law forcing schools to display ‘In God We Trust’ signs

Civil rights advocates say it ‘imposes religion’ as new law requires public campuses to display any donated items bearing that phrase Civil rights advocates are…

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Republicans’ classroom gagging bills are ‘attack on education’, report says

PEN America says ‘educational gag orders’ have increased 250% since 2021 with focus on race and LGBTQ issues Republicans have mounted an “attack on education”…

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In rare move, school librarian fights back in court against conservative activists

A Louisiana school librarian is suing two men for defamation after they accused her of advocating to give pornographic materials to children. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/rare-move-school-librarian-fights-back-court-conservative-activists-rcna42800 Droolin’…

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US schools remain highly segregated by race and class, analysis shows

More than a third of students in the US attended schools in which over three-quarters of students accounted for one race or ethnicity While US…

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Texas school board official proudly describes firing a high school principal for standing against racism

After Dr. James Whitfield, Colleyville High School’s first Black principal, wrote a letter to the school community about police brutality in the wake of the…

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How 1 million more teachers of color can transform American education

Our nation’s education system is at an inflection point. The COVID-19 pandemic has upended traditional teaching structures, exposing and exacerbating pervasive inequities in our schools….

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New York cancels history Regents exam following Buffalo shooting

The New York State Education Department announced on Tuesday that it would cancel a statewide standardized exam on U.S. history and government for high school…

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Gun in 8-year-old’s backpack goes off at Chicago school, mom charged

A Chicago mother has been charged with child endangerment after a gun in her second grader’s backpack accidentally discharged at school, injuring a 7-year-old. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/gun-8-year-olds-backpack-goes-chicago-school-mom-charged-rcna29766…

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In Appreciation of Teachers: Share a poem

As the school year draws to a close, is there a teacher who has inspired you? Share with us a poem showing your appreciation for…

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Tennessee House passes bill to let state commission approve school library books

Tennessee legislators passed a bill Wednesday that would allow the state’s textbook commission to approve or reject books in school libraries. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/education/tennessee-house-passes-bill-giving-state-commission-approval-school-li-rcna26362 Droolin’ Dog…

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Satanic Temple sues elementary school which wouldn’t let it run an After-School Satan club

Days after after being denied the opportunity to run an After-School Satan Club by a school board in York County, Pa., the Satanic Temple has…

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Ohio school board bans children’s book for its highly offensive rainbow and unicorn images

An Ohio school district just banned the children’s book It’s Okay to Be a Unicorn after deciding that, well, unicorns and rainbows are just not…

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‘I cannot teach in Florida’: LGBTQ educators fear fallout from new education law

Following the enactment of what critics call the “Don’t Say Gay” law, some LGBTQ teachers have quit the professional altogether. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/nbc-out/out-politics-and-policy/-cannot-teach-florida-lgbtq-educators-fear-fallout-new-school-law-rcna22106 Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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