Beyond Recess: When Disability Plays a Role in the Decline of Education for Students in the US

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Erin Kelly, a writer with cerebral palsy, reflects on her experience as a disabled student, and the striking increase of young people who aren’t getting the education they deserve.

What You Learn When Teaching For America

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Teach for America corp member, Martin Byrne, discovers his true potential with the help of 40 Cleveland students.

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey Wants Everyone to Love Learning

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This past Sunday marked the premier of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, a show that hopes to spark a new generation of explorers with a hunger for knowledge.

I Had To Kill A Guy At Work Yesterday

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A student explains why he can’t take the midterm tonight.

How the US Government Could Make Public College Free for all Students

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The government could use what it spends to make college more affordable to make public university free.

55 Years in School: And So It Stands

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Can you miss a building almost as much as the people within? Perhaps.

The Language of Mean

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When kids don’t want to be nice to each other, they have their own euphemistic way of going about it. Here’s a guide.

55 Years in School: One Million Five Hundred Thousand

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A Holocaust exhibit in The Hall of Tolerance is one way Carl Bosch’s school is changing the world one student at a time.

I Want to Be an Astronaut

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Carl Bosch wants his students to find the things they love and go after them.

Boys and Girls, I Have Terrible News…

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Steve Jaeger remembers the day that John F. Kennedy died. Where were you?

“Please, Professor,” Give Me a B

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A professor’s funny song from the 1970s anticipates the problem of young men not doing their best in college.

Every Day Is Teacher Appreciation Day

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Teacher Pat Brothwell shares some tragically funny comments from his students.

The Problem With Teachers in Movies

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Sometimes I think the only accurate thing about teachers on film is that in real life we’re often the punch line as well.

Governor Brown Signs Trans Students Bill of Rights

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s.e. smith triumphs in California’s progress, but admits there is a substantial amount of work needed for the LGBTQ community.

Ramen Smash! Dorm Room Snack by and for College Students

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Looking for easy dorm snacks and recipes? The Ramen Smash is one of many.

“When Is It OK to Call Someone Black?”

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“We must devise strategies to keep naming, interpreting, and confronting racism”. Beth Balliro answers a question sent to Steve Locke.