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Should patrons be considerate of a business’s need to make money? Should they make room for other customers? Or should a public space like McDonald’s be available for everyone as long as they want?
Can you calculate the approximate area of the roadway of the bridge that will replace the Tappan Zee?
John B. King Jr., the state education commissioner, told lawmakers that the annual cost of universal prekindergarten would be about $1.6 billion, far more than what the governor has proposed spending.
DeVry University, a for-profit institution, has landed 15 students on the United States team heading to the Sochi Games.
A program financed by the United States to bolster literacy rates among security forces has been plagued by weak oversight and accountability, according to a report by federal inspectors.
How can you make this week’s Super Bowl relevant to your curriculum? Whether debating football-related controversies, making predictions, analyzing ads, writing descriptions, understanding data and statistics or learning about head trauma, we have ideas for using The Times and the Learning Network to do it.
This Reader Idea gets struggling students back on track to read and discuss literature with a unit on expressing opinions and interpreting perspectives using New York Times articles.
Are white artists who prosper in hip-hop robbing from black musicians? Or is music fair game for all true fans?
Randolph L. Braham, a Holocaust survivor and professor, said the government’s effort to whitewash the country’s role in the death of Jews had shocked him.
Salman Khan’s first student was a family member. Now his free electronic schoolhouse reaches more than 10 million users around the world.
Senator Lamar Alexander’s bill would give low-income families federal money for their children to attend any accredited school.
Technology, sports, politics and Justin Bieber: How many of the 10 questions below can you answer correctly?
What issues have come about following Richard Sherman’s sideline interview after the N.F.C. championship game?
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