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English Language Learners: How your state is doing

About 1 out of every 10 public school students in the United States right now is learning to speak English. They're called ELLs, for "English Language Learners." There are nearly 5 million of them, and educating them — in English…

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Twitter threat prompts exodus from Forsyth High School

Students at West Forsyth High School were leaving school in droves this morning after word spread of an unconfirmed threat. An anonymous threat against the school was posted to Twitter Thursday night, according to school officials. Brent Campbell, school system…

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Panel aims to clarify Wyoming’s education funding crisis

Jayne Mockler believes Wyoming’s legislators are going about state funding the wrong way. The former state senator from Laramie County referred multiple times to what she believes is the legislators’ naiveté during an education funding panel Thursday. The League of…

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Betsy DeVos condemns ‘education establishment’ in CPAC speech

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos urged conservative activists Thursday to help her fight against the "education establishment," which she said has blocked students from getting access to school choice and quality schools. "Our nation's test scores have flatlined," DeVos…

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