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Food Fight: How 2 Trump Proposals Could Bite Into School Lunch

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Harkness Tower on Yale University's campus in 2016. The Department of Education said Yale failed to disclosed a total of $375 million in foreign money. Beth Harpaz/AP hide caption

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2 Big Teachers Unions Call For Rethinking Student Involvement In Lockdown Drills

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Howard University students walk near the university's main gate. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Howard University's Largest Donation Ever Raises Questions About Who Gets Donor Coins

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What Your Teen Wishes You Knew About Sex Education

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Douglas Hodge, shown last October outside the federal courthouse in Boston, has been sentenced to nine months in prison. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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The Student Borrower Protection Center, a watchdog group, says one lender seems to charge higher rates to graduates of historically black colleges. Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Graduates Of Historically Black Colleges May Be Paying More For Loans: Watchdog Group

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The clicker became a popular tool for dog training in the 1980s. Today, it has also caught on with humans — helping people to become better dancers, fishermen, golfers, and now, surgeons. Angela Hsieh hide caption

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., in December. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Education Dept. Unveils Fix For Student Loan Program's 'Bureaucratic Nightmare'

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Democratic senators are demanding that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, led by Kathleen Kraninger, do its job supervising the student loan system. Alex Wroblewski/Reuters hide caption

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An FBI affidavit that lays out the case against Charles Lieber includes what federal prosecutors say is a contract between the Harvard researcher and a university in China. U.S. Attorney's Office/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Eastern Flex Academy is an experimental program in Lansing, Mich. Kevin Lavery/WKAR hide caption

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High School Starts At 3 p.m. For These Michigan Students

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Scooter Norton, captain of the Washington-Liberty High School's Rocket League team, says before the team was playing to improve, but now they have a goal in mind. Kisha Ravi/NPR hide caption

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As Esports Take Off, High School Leagues Get In The Game

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Many Americans who get overwhelmed by student loan debt are told that student debt can't be erased through bankruptcy. Now more judges and lawyers say that's a myth and bankruptcy can help. Mitch Blunt/Getty Images/Ikon Images hide caption

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Myth Busted: Turns Out Bankruptcy Can Wipe Out Student Loan Debt After All

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Randi Weingarten, of the American Federation of Teachers, says the message of her organization's lawsuit is clear: "Protect the students of the United States of America — not the for-profit [schools] that are making a buck off of them." Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc via Getty Images hide caption

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Teachers Union Lawsuit Claims DeVos 'Capriciously' Repealed Borrower Protections

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Thinking About Returning To College? A Guide For Taking The Leap

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