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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSMentorship for new educators helps combat teacher burnout, improve retention Turning parents into teachers to fight the ‘summer slide’ in reading Could students benefit from year-round school? JUDY...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSMalala: Children around the world should fight for education Malala says assassination threats can’t weaken her cause Activist Malala Yousafzai tweets for education JUDY WOODRUFF: Finally tonight, a...
According to the new report, solar power costs have fallen by half just since 2010. The cost gap between renewables and fossil fuels is narrowing, and in some markets, renewables are already cost-competitive. Photo courtesy of Idaho National...
Testifying in front of a Senate panel Tuesday, Army Gen. Martin Dempsey said he would make the recommendation to the president if the campaign failed. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said President Barack Obama’s military campaign against the...
Senior correspondent Jeffrey Brown plays with an elephant at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Nairobi National Park. Photo by Molly Raskin Senior correspondent Jeffrey Brown writes from Nairobi National Park, where he is reporting on elephants...
Fresh produce is viewed at the Central Park United Methodist Church weekly food pantry on October 19, 2011 in Reading, Penn. The U.S. Census Bureau reported Tuesday that the national poverty rate dropped by 14.5 in 2013, down from 15 percent in 2012...