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Minority Students Face Hostile Work Environment at School

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Parents Begin Spanish Lessons with Toddlers

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Toddlers Find Their Voice in Sign Language

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Students Blossom in the Desert

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British College Union to Boycott Israeli Academics

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New Jersey to Test High School Athletes for Drugs

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Kansas School Board Defends Evolution Stance

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Graffman Steps Down After 20 Years at Curtis Institute

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Many Southern Baptists Bypassing Public Schools

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A Stormy School Year Ends at Lafayette High

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The Rocket Girls from North Dakota

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Calif. Court Upholds 'Exit Exam' Mandate

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California High Court Reinstates School Exit Exam

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Patrick Henry College's Michael Farris

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Illegal Immigrant Graduates Blocked from College Move

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