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Supreme Court: Montana Can't Exclude Religious Schools From Scholarship Program

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The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is one of more than 300 colleges to endorse a statement about how admissions deans with evaluate applications during the coronavirus crisis. David L. Ryan/Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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The Wild Card For An In-Person Fall: College Student Behavior

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Princeton University is removing Woodrow Wilson's name from its School of Public and International Affairs. The school's board of trustees said, "Wilson's racist thinking and policies make him an inappropriate namesake." Mel Evans/AP hide caption

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Why A History Professor Says 'Racist' Emancipation Memorial Shouldn't Come Down

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A.J. Jacobs speaks at TEDNYC Intersections in 2018. Ryan Lash/Ryan Lash / TED hide caption

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A.J. Jacobs: How Can We Thank Those We Take for Granted?

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In April, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos issued guidance suggesting private schools should benefit from a representative share of federal coronavirus aid money. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Education Dept. Rule Limits How Schools Can Spend Vital Aid Money

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As Colleges Make Plans For Fall, More Young People Are Getting COVID-19

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News Brief: Texas' COVID-19 Spike, Colleges' Fall Semester, Police Reform

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To help with social distancing, children at Valley of the Sun YMCA sites in Arizona were taught to make "airplane arms" when standing in line. Valley of the Sun YMCA hide caption

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What Parents Can Learn From Child Care Centers That Stayed Open During Lockdowns

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"It's fantastic to see the change [we] brought about," says University of Cincinnati pitcher Nathan Moore, who has been an outspoken proponent of renaming the university's Marge Schott Stadium. Google Street View/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Why There's A Push To Get Police Out Of Schools

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The University Of California President To Leave Her Post In August

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Clark Atlanta University and alumna Pinky Cole are teaming up to offer full scholarships to Rayshard Brooks' four children, who range in age from 1 to 13 years old. Jeff Martin/AP hide caption

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