Education We've been to school. We know how education works. Right? In fact, many aspects of learning — in homes, at schools, at work and elsewhere — are evolving rapidly, along with our understanding of learning. Join us as we explore how learning happens.

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Jacqueline Woodson speaks at TED2019: Bigger Than Us. April 15 - 19, 2019, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Photo: Dian Lofton / TED Dian Lofton/Dian Lofton / TED hide caption

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Jacqueline Woodson: What Is The Hidden Power Of Slow Reading?

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Richard Culatta: Can This Crisis Revolutionize The Way We Teach?

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Liz Kleinrock: How Can We Broach Hard Conversations With Kids, From Race To COVID-19?

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Thomas Curran: How Can We Teach Kids To Accept Imperfection?

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9 Out Of 10 Children Are Out Of School Worldwide. What Now?

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No Caps, No Gowns: For Many In The Class Of 2020, Commencement Is Called Off

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ABC Little School in Los Angeles now closes Fridays for deep cleaning to help protect children and workers from the coronavirus. Stephanie Ortega hide caption

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With Schools Closed, Kids With Disabilities Are More Vulnerable Than Ever

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The Biggest Distance-Learning Experiment In History: Week One

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The U.S. Capitol building on March 25, the same day the Senate unanimously passed a historic $2 trillion deal in response to the coronavirus crisis. Alex Edelman/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos also announced the Department of Education would refund about $1.8 billion to the more than 830,000 borrowers who were in the process of having money withheld. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Doctors test a hospital staffer Tuesday for coronavirus, in a triage tent that's been set up outside the E.R. at St. Barnabas hospital in the Bronx. Hospital workers are at higher risk of getting COVID-19, and public health experts fear a staffing shortage in the U.S. is coming. Misha Friedman/Getty Images hide caption

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States Get Creative To Find And Deploy More Health Workers In COVID-19 Fight

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Tips For Homeschooling During Coronavirus

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As classes move online, many schools fear students with disabilities could be left behind, in violation of federal laws. The Education Department calls this reading of the law "a serious misunderstanding." Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Graduation, Financial Aid, Admissions — For This Year's College-Bound, The Future Is In Turmoil

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Schools Race To Feed Students Amid Coronavirus Closures

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