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Charter Schools Are Especially Good for ELL Students

English-language learners receive more instruction and more tailored attention at some Texas charters.

Bringing the Pell Grant Back to Prisons

The Obama administration is set to end a ban on allowing prisoners to access Pell grants to earn a college education.

Is Wall Street Starting to Recruit in Pre-K?

Proponents of early childhood education are willing to follow the money.

Free Community College Gets Mixed Reviews

Tennessee and Oregon will offer tuition-free community college, but not everyone thinks it's such a good idea.

How Arizona Gave Rise to Book Smugglers

Last week, Acosta flew to an educational conference in San Francisco. Every school in the city now offers ethnic studies.

‘No Child Left Behind’ Divides Old Allies

The largest teachers' union in the country and the Obama administration don't agree on how to make sure all students are learning.

Why This Man Happily Turns Students Into 'Hackers'

Oakland's Kalimah Priforce uses "hackathons" to build apps and character.

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