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Record U.S. Graduation Rate Not Seen as Inflated

May 9, 2017 - 4:59pm
A report finds that a record 83.2 percent of students are finishing high school on time and that the gains may be real.
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Obama-Era Nutrition Standards Loosened for School Meals

May 9, 2017 - 4:57pm
The USDA relaxed nutrition standards for school lunches, but the changes fall short of the aggressive scale-back that some conservative members of congress have pushed for in recent years.
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Mostly White Alabama Town Can Split From Diverse District, Court Rules

May 9, 2017 - 8:34am
A federal judge will allow Gardendale, Ala., to form its own school district of mostly white students in spite of her criticism that city leaders are doing so as a way to control racial demographics in public schools.
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Trump Orders Hard Look at Federal Reach on K-12 Policy

May 9, 2017 - 8:34am
A task force will take nearly a year to examine regulations put out by previous administrations, determine which step on local control, and issue recommendations.
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