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WATCH: Students escape as school bus bursts into flames

Added: 23.10.2017 6:20 | 0 views | 0 comments

More than a dozen students were forced to flee when a school bus exploded in flames in North Carolina.


Today in History for October 23rd

Added: 23.10.2017 6:16 | 20 views | 0 comments

Highlights of this day in history: Suicide blast kills U.S. Marines and sailors in Lebanon; Students in Hungary spark Cold War revolt; President Richard Nixon agrees to turn over White House tapes; 'Tonight Show' host Johnny Carson born. (Oct. 23)


38 women have come forward to accuse director James Toback of sexual harassment

Added: 22.10.2017 23:59 | 13 views | 0 comments

He prowled the streets of Manhattan looking for attractive young women, usually in their early 20s, sometimes college students, on occasion a high schooler. He approached them in Central Park, standing in line at a bank or drug store or at a copy center while they worked on their resumes.
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Controversy after Ohio middle school choir sings cotton-picking song at concert

Added: 22.10.2017 22:20 | 7 views | 0 comments

Some parents at an Ohio middle school are outraged after hearing an eighth-grade choir sing about picking cotton mere days after other students in the district took photos and videos of themselves with a Confederate flag near the local high school.

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Troopers say 10 injured in S. Carolina school bus collisions

Added: 22.10.2017 21:16 | 1 views | 0 comments

South Carolina state troopers say 10 people, including eight students, were injured when two school buses were involved in related crashes


Betsy DeVos rescinded 72 guidance docs for students with disabilities

Added: 22.10.2017 16:49 | 19 views | 0 comments

Advocacy groups don't know the full impact of the changes yet, but some are already concerned.
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Metacognition training boosts gen chem exam scores

Added: 22.10.2017 15:59 | 13 views | 0 comments

Students, and people in general, can tend to overestimate their own abilities. But new research shows that students who overcome this tendency score better on final exams. The boost is strongest for students in the lower 25 percent of the class. By thinking about their thinking, a practice called metacognition, these students raised their final exam scores by 10 percent on average -- a full letter grade.

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Mainland Colleges Offer In-State Tuition To Students Affected By Hurricane Maria

Added: 22.10.2017 14:44 | 1 views | 0 comments

State colleges, community colleges and one private university are working to help students in Puerto Rico and beyond continue their education.


How Chicago Created ‘Community College’ for Special Ed Students

Added: 22.10.2017 12:40 | 1 views | 0 comments

Schools like Southside Occupational Academy are helping young people with disabilities transition from high school to independent living.


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