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    Student Loan Debt: A Burden on America's Scholars

    Student Loan Debt: A Burden on America’s Scholars was one of the second place high school east winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. The video was…

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    No Child Left Behind and Education Policy

    Randi Weingarten talked about federal education policy, including the No Child Left Behind l(NCLB) aw. Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA) had recently introduced…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    Vice President Biden delivered the weekly Democratic address. He talked about the Obama administration plan to make two years of community college free for responsible students.

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    Early Childhood Education

    Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) talked about his state’s investment in early childhood education. He said that investing in early education was as cost saving measure and…

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    Education Achievement Gap

    Secretary Arne Duncan talked about the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, also known as No Child Left Behind. Topics included the progress…

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    Higher Education Roundtable

    House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) delivered remarks at the Capitol Technology University in Maryland during a roundtable discussion about college affordability. Topics included…

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    Book Discussion on The Test

    Anya Kamenetz talked about her book The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing - But You Don’t Have to Be, in which she examines the prevalence of standardized…

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    Book Discussion on The End of College

    Kevin Carey talked about his book The End of College: Creating the Future of Learning and the University of Everywhere, in which he argues that the skyrocketing cost of college combined…

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    Still Left Behind

    Still Left Behind was one of the second place high school central winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. The video was produced by Eli Kirshner, Ricardo…

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    Undocumented Students and Immigration Policy

    Higher education officials and student activists talked about the experience of undocumented immigrants who are also students in the United States. They spoke about the benefits and…

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    Issues Facing Fraternities

    Ian Tuttle talked about his National Review cover story on sexual assault and hazing incidents at college fraternities and their impact on the future of fraternities and sororities on…

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    White House Science Fair Tour

    President Obama toured the 2015 White House Science Fair and spoke with some of the students about their projects. The event honored the student winners from some science, technology,…

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    President Obama Remarks at the White House Science Fair

    President Obama made remarks to the participants at the 2015 White House Science Fair, the student winners of a broad range of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) competitions…

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    Urban Schools

    Members of the Council of the Great City Schools, a group that advocates for inner-city public schools, spoke to reporters following a meeting with President Obama. They were joined by…

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    National School Lunch Program

    Kevin Concannon talked about the National School Lunch Program, which was up for reauthorization in 2015, and calls from members of Congress to change the program’s nutritional…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He talked about a Student Aid Bill of Rights that he announced earlier in the week.

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    Oversight of Fraternities and Sororities

    Kevin O’Neill talked by remote video from Richmond, Virginia, about oversight of college fraternities and sororities. He reacted to the recent incident in which members of a…

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    President Obama at Georgia Tech

    President Obama delivered remarks on college affordability in McCamish Pavilion at Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. He talked about the importance of higher education,…

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    President Obama Signs Student Aid Bill of Rights

    Preident Obama made brief remarks as he signed the Student Aid Bill of Rights, a presidential memorandum that directs the Department of Education and other federal agencies to work across…

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    President Obama Remarks at Benedict College

    President Obama delivered remarks about education and the economy at a town hall event at Benedict College in South Carolina. He also responded to questions from students about…

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