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Students, Alumni Watch As Michigan State Tries To Restore Its Reputation

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Ballou High School, in Washington, D.C.'s Southeast quadrant, is located in one of the city's poorest neighborhoods and has struggled academically for years. An investigation by WAMU and NPR has found that the school's administration graduated dozens of students despite high rates of unexcused absences. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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In D.C., 34 Percent Of Graduates Received A Diploma Against District Policy

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Maria Rocha, a third-grade teacher at the KIPP Esperanza Dual Language Academy in San Antonio, came to the U.S. from Mexico when she was 3 years old. Katie Hayes Luke for NPR hide caption

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Nearly 9,000 DACA Teachers Face An Uncertain Future

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What Kind of Screen Time Parent Are You? Take This Quiz And Find Out

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Stewart Walker attends a prayer vigil Tuesday for students killed and injured after a 15-year-old boy opened fire with a handgun at Marshall County High School. Harrison McClary/Reuters hide caption

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School Shootings Are Sad, But No Longer Surprising

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Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon answers a question after being confronted by former MSU gymnast Lindsey Lemke during a break in the sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar. Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison this week for sex crimes. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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People protest against President Trump in San Francisco. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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We Asked, You Answered: When Should We Call Something 'Racist'?

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What Do Asthma, Heart Disease And Cancer Have In Common? Maybe Childhood Trauma

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Budgets Suffer After A Drop In International Student Enrollment

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UC President Janet Napolitano On DACA Lawsuit

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