Obama Pushes To Keep Student Loan Rates Down

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Teacher Feature: Ethnobotanist Tom Carlson

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President Obama, with Education Secretary Arne Duncan at his side, calls on Congress on June 21, 2012, to stop interest rates on student loans from doubling. He is going to make that appeal again Friday. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Obama Presses Congress On Student Loan Rates

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The University of Tennessee became one of 10 state university systems teaming up with Coursera, a for-profit tech company. Flickr Creative Commons hide caption

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Online College Courses Get A Big Boost, But Doubts Persist

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An elementary school student enjoys Field Day on a playground. Harold Begay, superintendent of the Tuba City Unified School District in Arizona, says the repairs that are needed to playground equipment, school buildings and buses would no€™t be allowed anywhere else. Laurel Morales/KJZZ hide caption

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Navajo Schools Lose Funding Due To Sequestration Cuts

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Demonstrators in Paris protest Thursday against a measure to teach more university courses in English. Jacques Demarthon/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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War Of Words: France Debates Teaching Courses In English

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HBCU President Asks Dr. Dre, Why Not Us?

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Being Blind To Financial Need: Is It Worth It?

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College Students Wait To See If Loan Rates Double

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Protesters of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel's plan to close dozens of city schools rally in the Capitol rotunda in Springfield, Ill., on Wednesday. The Chicago Board of Education voted to close 50 schools. Seth Perlman/AP hide caption

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Losers In Chicago School Closings Target Elected Officials

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Sandy Hook's Future: What's To Become Of The School?

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Morgan Barnett, 7, drinks from containers of 1 percent milk and chocolate milk during lunch at a school in St. Paul, Minn., in 2006. Eric Miller/AP hide caption

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Mont. One-Room School House Boasts International Diversity

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Growing Vegetables From Seeds Takes Root For Many Gardeners

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Ivy Leaguers Broaden Minds With New Race Center

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