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President Barack Obama honored Shanna Peeples as 2015 Teacher of the Year. Photo by the Amarillo Globe-News WASHINGTON — A high school English teacher from Amarillo, Texas, who works with refugees from war-torn countries was honored Tuesday at...
In classrooms across the country, students work on laptops and other devices connected to the internet. Photo by Flickr user Jeff Peterson The most recent scores of eighth graders on national tests of U.S. history, geography and civics show students...
Editor’s Note: Journalist Philip Moeller, who writes widely on health and retirement, is here to provide the Medicare answers you need in “Ask Phil, the Medicare Maven.” Send your questions to Phil. Moeller is a research fellow at the Center on...
Growing up, chef, restaurateur, author and TV producer Eddie Huang didn’t see himself reflected in the characters on TV and in the movies. “I never watched television with any Asian-Americans that I related to or felt like were real people,...
The Supreme Court heard historic arguments over the right of gay and lesbian couples to marry. Photo by Joshua Roberts/Reuters WASHINGTON — Excerpts from arguments before the Supreme Court on Tuesday about whether states must allow same-sex...
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