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    Open Phones on College Graduation

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Are colleges doing enough to ensure students graduate?”

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    Open Phones on Campus Sexual Assaults

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on what Congress could do to address sexual assaults on college campuses. A line was dedicated to calls from college students.

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    Education in New Orleans Ten Years After Hurricane Katrina

    Walter Isaacson moderated a discussion about the state of public education in New Orleans.  “Chartered and Uncharted: Navigating Education for the Next Generation” was part…

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    Open Phones. Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on standardized tests. Emma Brown was interviewed by phone about “opting-out” of standardized testing.

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    Jose Luis Vilson on Education Reform

    Jose Luis Vilson, a middle school teacher and activist in New York City, talked about his book, This Is Not a Test: A New Narrative on Race, Class, and Education. He shared his perspectives…

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    Attitudes on Public Schools

    Education experts and teachers talked about a Gallup poll examining attitudes toward public schools. The survey looked at school choice, emphasis on testing, professional development…

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    Book Discussion on Mission High

    Kristina Rizga talked about her book Mission High: One School, How Experts Tried to Fail It, and the Students and Teachers Who Made It Triumph, in which she examines alternative…

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    Book Discussion on Pedigree

    Lauren Rivera talked about her book Pedigree: How Elite Students get Elite Jobs, in which she looks at the role that elite colleges and universities play in acquiring elite jobs. This…

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    Newsmakers with Lily Eskelsen Garcia

    Lily Eskelsen Garcia, the president of the largest teachers union, talked about major education issues including the re-authorization of the No Child Left Behind law, testing and…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on the question: “Should the U.S. end birthright citizenship?” George Washington University law professor…

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    Education Policy

    Campbell Brown talked about a variety of education issues, including teacher tenure, common core standards, the quality of public and charter schools, and an upcoming education summit with…

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    U.S. Teacher Shortage

    Motoko Rich joined by phone to talk about her recent article in the New York Times on the growing teacher shortage in the U.S., its relationship to economic conditions, and the impact on…

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    Open Phones, Part 1

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on the question: “What is the quality of your local schools?” Motoko Rich also joined by phone to talk about…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question: “What has been your experience paying for college?” The question was drawn from 2016 Democratic presidential…

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    Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton Press Availability

    2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton spoke to reporters following a town hall meeting in Exeter High School on college affordability and student loan debt in Exeter, New…

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    Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton Remarks on College Affordability

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announced her higher education plan, s “New College Compact,” which addresses college affordability and student loan debt, at a…

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    Education, Jobs and Justice

    Education Secretary Arne Duncan, FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn, and a panel of young professionals talked about education, jobs, justice, and the future of civil rights.  “The…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on the question: “Do presidential candidates need to be politically correct?”

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    Higher Education Act Reauthorization

    Education experts testified on the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act, and ways to improve graduation rates. The witnesses that included Witnesses included academic officials…

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    College Affordability

    Carol Folt talked about college affordability and undergraduate graduation rates. She also addressed several controversial issues facing higher education, including guns and the role…

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