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Circle of 6 was born out of the 2011 "Apps Against Abuse" challenge, a partnership between the Office of the Vice President, Department of Health and Human Services and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Kainaz Amaria/NPR hide caption

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Campbell Brown of the Partnership for Educational Justice, with plaintiffs in their New York teacher tenure lawsuit. Gwynne Hogan /WNYC hide caption

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Teacher Tenure Lawsuits Spread From California To New York

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Gary Kendrick, 8, works on his freestyle stroke with help from a counselor at Ransom Everglades School. Kendrick did not know how to swim before he started lessons at the school. Wilson Sayre/WLRN hide caption

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Saving Lives In South Miami, One Pool At A Time

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Charter Schools, Money And Test Scores

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Haziz Self says that he's learned "what it means to live up to your principles." Kimberly Paynter/WHYY hide caption

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In This School, Class Is A Workshop And Experiments Are Mandatory

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Tuition and fees at most community colleges these days are pretty reasonable but according to a new report, students in a fifth of these schools do not have access to federal student loans. iStockPhoto hide caption

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Federal Loans Tough To Come By For Community College Students

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Teens say their parents are teaching them that success smells sweeter than kindness. Flickr hide caption

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For Most Kids, Nice Finishes Last

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