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While English proficiency among European adults is generally increasing, proficiency in France is both low and declining.
The Escuela Nueva, or “New School” movement encourages students to speak and share ideas and work at their own pace.
More colleges are finding the social media posts of their applicants — and sometimes denying admission as a result.
Gov. Pat Quinn said that he had selected Paul Vallas, former chief of the Chicago schools and a 2002 candidate for governor, as his running mate for 2014.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo asked the State Police and the Human Rights Division to investigate charges that Jewish children in a district serving parts of Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties had been harassed.
The best-performing college endowments have less than $1 billion — places like Abilene Christian and Spalding University, not giants like Yale.
When do you use a dash? What is an em-dash? What about an en-dash? Is a dash the same as a hyphen? A well-placed dash can add voice and vitality to your writing.
In a school district 90 minutes north of New York City, Jewish families have filed a lawsuit seeking damages and policies to end what it calls pervasive anti-Semitism in the schools.