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Scores for new PSAT are finally out. What to know about them (and what they mean for redesigned SAT)

January 9, 2016 - 12:23pm
The PSAT scores were just released -- months after kids actually took the tests.

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For young adults who lost parents on Sept. 11, a hope for peace

January 8, 2016 - 8:27pm
Project Common Bond gives them a place to share their grief and learn conflict-resolution skills.

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'Catfishing' over love interest might have spurred U-Va. gang-rape debacle

January 8, 2016 - 5:53pm
According to text messages in new court documents, U-Va. student was aggressively pursuing a romantic relationship but had been rebuffed just ahead of now-discounted rape allegations.

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Better-looking women get better grades - but not in online classes

January 8, 2016 - 4:05pm
A study of whether appearance affects grades in college courses finds it does appear to, and that the effect is minimized in online-only classes.

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Who donates to Jeb Bush's education foundation? Here's the somewhat surprising list.

January 8, 2016 - 12:14pm
Some interesting corporations and foundations are on the list.

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Baltimore Academy of Illustration offers alternative path for artists

January 7, 2016 - 6:16pm
Drawn together by common artistic goals, illustrators find a program to help them develop their skills.

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