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Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

The coronavirus hurls Oakland schools into uncertainty

As kids struggle to begin online classes in Oakland, there is a digital divide for low-income families.

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Florida Crossroads

The staff of Pavement Pieces spent three days reporting stories in Florida, a state that is in the crossroads of […]

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Capital Steps

The year has been a year fraught with political turmoil for much of the United States, with major changes on […]

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Street Squash After School Program Teaches More than a Game

Street Squash After School program in Harlem is a haven for kids.

Special Report: Midterm Elections 2014

Critics of Education Policy Grow Louder at Elections Approach

Teacher unions, which hold a lot of power in the Democratic Party, now oppose the Common Core.

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Possible new holidays for NYC schools

The New York Department of Education will consider adding more scheduled school holidays.

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El Taller Latino-Americano faces eviction

With rising rents, the cultural center is about to be driven out of the area.

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South Bronx Charter School surprises kindergartners with gift bags

Two-thirds of the students are in the child welfare or foster care system, while the rest come from the South Bronx community.

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Rebuilding Detroit: The battle against illiteracy takes a blow

Six out of 23 public libraries are slated to close.

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Charter schools use new online system to screen applicants

Nearly 3,000 charter school applicants applied online this year.