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Looping Parents In On Armed Services Test

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'Race To The Top' Successfully Incentivizes Reform, Secretary Of Education Claims

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College Students Hide Hunger, Homelessness

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Report: Feds Downplaying Student Loan Defaults

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U.S. Losing Ground In College Graduation Race

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Cab-Schooled Student Earned Ticket To Harvard

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Western Swing Gets Texas Town Scootin' Again

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Cheating In College Is Widespread -- But Why?

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Founders, Students Defend Islamic College

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New Evaluation Laws Split Teachers Even More

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Exploring The American Dream In The South Bronx

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Berkeley Students To Get DNA Test In Welcome Kits

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Questioning The Ethics Of Unpaid Internships

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