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In Texas, Keeping Kids In School And Out Of Court

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Sophomore Emily Nugent is among Berea College's 1,600 students who receive free tuition. On average, Berea's students come from families with household incomes of about $25,000. Noah Adams/NPR hide caption

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Hard Times Inspire Ky. College Students To Action

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'Truth Goggles' Double-Checks What Politicians Say

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In Tenn., A Possible Model For Higher Education

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English Prof. Helps Rewrite Student's Self Image

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English Teacher Reaches Through Student's Haze

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National Day Of Listening: Thank Your Teacher

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Strict Standards At 'Harvard Of Santa Schools'

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13 More Students Charged In SAT Cheating Scandal

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Advice For College Applicants And Their Families

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U.C. Davis Police Chief, Officers Placed On Leave

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Concern Grows Over Student Debt

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No 'I' In 'Team': Yale-Harvard Game Makes QB Choose

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A Gift Given Back To Audie Cornish's Teacher

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More To Learn From Linda Wertheimer's Old Prof

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