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Spate of GOP Bills Take Aim at Common Core

Add yet another anti-common-core bill from Congress to your tally. Sen. Lindsay Graham, R-S.C., a moderate who is facing a tough primary challenge, has introduced a resolution that makes it clear education is a state issue, and that the U.S.…

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More talking, longer sentences help babies’ brains

The sooner you start explaining the world to your baby, the better. That doesn't mean flash cards for tots, or merely pointing out objects: "Here's an orange. That's a bowl." New research shows that both how much and how well parents talk…

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Portland school board declares emergency

The Portland school board has unanimously declared a state of emergency, a move that allows the schools superintendent to spend money on preparations for a strike, including hiring replacement teachers.

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Snow Day? That’s Great. Now Log In. Get to Class.

At 9 a.m. on Thursday the snow was piling high outside and officials had long since made the call to shutter the local schools. But Alexa H. Hirschberg, 17, was not curled up in bed, watching videos on her Netflix account…

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