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At a School of Immigrants, Challenges Reach Far Beyond the Classroom

Education News from NY Times - November 22, 2016 - 10:30am
At Public School 160, a South Brooklyn school where most of the students come from poor, immigrant families, life marched on, despite anxiety over the election of Donald J. Trump as president.
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5 Dead in Chattanooga Elementary School Bus Crash

Education Week - November 22, 2016 - 10:20am
Bloodied students lay on stretchers, while other children walked away dazed with their parents after an elementary school bus crash that killed at least five Monday in Chattanooga.
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Many Students 'Stop Out' of High School, Studies Find

Education Week - November 22, 2016 - 8:25am
Nationwide, data show that nearly 7 percent of high school freshman stop out for four weeks or more—and then return to graduate.
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Antwan Wilson, schools chief in Oakland, Calif., expected to be nominated for D.C. schools chancellor

Education News from Washington Post - November 22, 2016 - 1:00am
Mayor Muriel E. Bowser takes a political risk by choosing an outsider to helm the city’s improving school system.
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Starting after Labor Day forces some school districts to cut back on spring break

Education News from Washington Post - November 22, 2016 - 1:00am
Maryland school systems begin to adopt calendars after mandate to start after Labor Day, but there are trade-offs to extending summer.
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First came the 'build the wall' chants. Now a noose has been found at the same middle school.

Education News from Washington Post - November 22, 2016 - 1:00am
"Effective immediately, the student responsible for the noose has been removed from the middle school until further notice,” Superintendent of Schools Shawn Lewis-Lakin said.
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Across America, high school seniors ponder life under Trump

Education News from Washington Post - November 22, 2016 - 1:00am
The Class of 2017 will be the first to graduate after the president-elect takes office.
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Trump Foundation Won’t Pay Any of $25 Million University Settlement

Education News from NY Times - November 21, 2016 - 6:00pm
Donald Trump’s representatives told New York’s attorney general that no money would come from “any charitable foundation or other charitable entity.”
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