Facing Identity Conflicts, Black Students Fall Behind

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Jerry Mornvil, a recent graduate of Columbia High School in Maplewood, N.J., says being in a lower-level class had a negative impact on his own and his classmates' attitudes about school and themselves. Nancy Solomon for NPR hide caption

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Racial Achievement Gap Still Plagues Schools

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Hawaii School Furloughs Stir Anger

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U Of Akron Advertises For College Quarterback

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Education Secretary Turns His Focus To Latinos

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Can You Make Your Baby Smarter, Sooner?

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Former NBA Coach Switches Gears At Charter School

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A Push For Colleges To Prioritize Mental Health

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Swine Flu Shuts High School In Suburban Chicago

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More Colleges Turn To Uncle Sam For Student Loans

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Wellesley Class Teaches Personal Finance Basics

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Report: Students Need More Veggies, Fewer Calories

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Deaf Student Body Welcomes New College President

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Colleges See Rise In Mental Health Issues

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A parking space reserved for Nobel laureates on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley. Cyrus Farivar for NPR hide caption

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Berkeley's Prize For Nobel Winners: Free Parking

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