Anya Kamenetz Anya Kamenetz is NPR's lead education blogger.

Teachers and supporters hold signs during a 'March For Students And Rally For Respect' protest in Raleigh, North Carolina on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Charles Mostoller/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Cristina Chase Lane (left) and WinnieHope Mamboleo recently graduated from North Carolina State University's College of Education. Leah Jarvis/NC State College of Education hide caption

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Before They Walk Into A Classroom, These New Teachers Will March On The N.C. Capitol

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Worries That A Federal Student Loan Watchdog Will Be Muzzled

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Unionized Or Not, Teachers Struggle To Make Ends Meet, NPR/Ipsos Poll Finds

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Kids, Meet Alexa, Your AI Mary Poppins

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NPR/Ipsos Poll: Most Americans Support Teachers' Right To Strike

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