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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: The Spanish Lesson I Never Got at School

Education News from NY Times - November 15, 2016 - 3:21am
Californians’ approval of a ballot measure on bilingual education gives Latino kids their cultural heritage back.
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Virginia’s schools are growing more racially and economically segregated

Education News from Washington Post - November 15, 2016 - 1:00am
The number of students in racially isolated schools has doubled during the past decade, according to a Commonwealth Institute report.
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Did the idea of free public higher education go down with the Democrats?

Education News from Washington Post - November 15, 2016 - 1:00am
Trump has been largely silent on higher education, but he has promised to work with Congress to reduce the cost of college.
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High school students in Montgomery County protest Trump’s election

Education News from Washington Post - November 15, 2016 - 1:00am
A walkout at Montgomery Blair was joined by students from nearby schools.
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Will Donald Trump destroy U.S. public education?

Education News from Washington Post - November 15, 2016 - 1:00am
There is a short and long answer to this.
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Brown students tore up, threw out American flags at Veterans Day ceremony

Education News from Washington Post - November 15, 2016 - 1:00am
After finding flags damaged or missing at a Veterans Day ceremony, some students held a sit-in to protect those that remained, and a debate erupted over patriotism and sacrifice in the United States.
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As for-profit colleges face scrutiny, it's imperative they prove their worth

Education News from Washington Post - November 15, 2016 - 1:00am
The new chief executive of DeVry Education Group argues that for-profit colleges must work to demonstrate their value to students.
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A Holocaust scholar compared Donald Trump to Hitler. His high school placed him on leave.

Education News from Washington Post - November 15, 2016 - 1:00am
Frank Navarro, a high school teacher, was placed on paid leave after a parent complained about his teaching methods.
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This high-poverty school succeeds by focusing on adventure, the arts, project-based learning

Education News from Washington Post - November 15, 2016 - 1:00am
William Smith High School's approach is "strong collaboration among administrators, staff and students, plus investment in a school community marked by shared values and a desire to do meaningful, relevant work."
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