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State Diploma Requirements Are All Over the Map, Study Says

Education Week - November 15, 2016 - 4:12pm
States conferred 95 kinds of diplomas to high school graduates last year—two more than the year before, according to the group Achieve.
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African-American Teens Missing Out on Digital Innovation

Education Week - November 15, 2016 - 4:09pm
Young black teenagers embrace computers as integral to their futures, but they need more opportunities to learn to code and innovate with technology.
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N.C. Superintendent's Philosophy on Being a Woman and a Schools Chief: 'You Just Do the Work'

Education Week - November 15, 2016 - 4:06pm
Few people running the nation's school districts look like Sharon Contreras—black, Latino, and female. She talks with Education Week about her journey to the top job.
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Few Women Run the Nation's School Districts. Why?

Education Week - November 15, 2016 - 4:03pm
In a profession otherwise dominated by women at every level, fewer than 25 percent of the nation's superintendents are female.
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Teachers' Unions Spend Big, Reap Little in Elections

Education Week - November 15, 2016 - 8:49am
Despite pouring money and muscle into campaigns from the White House race on down, the American Federation of Teachers and National Education Association notched limited gains on Election Day.
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