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    After Words with Sue Klebold

    Sue Klebold, whose son Dylan was one of the Columbine shooters, talked about her book A Mother’s Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy, in which she traces her journey to…

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    White House Science Fair Tour

    President Obama toured student projects at the White House Science Fair, which honors student winners from national science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) competitions.

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on the question: “What is the quality of education in your local schools?”

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    Every Student Succeeds Act Implementation

    Education Secretary John King testified at a hearing on implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act, which replaced the No Child Left Behind Act. After the hearing, Committee…

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    Panel Discussion on Education

    Panelists talked about the sate of education in the U.S. Panelists included Katherine Ellison, author of Loving Learning: How Progressive Education Can Save America’s Schools; Barry…

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    Student Financial Aid Programs

    Higher education leaders and scholars talked about a New America recently-issued report that calls for the elimination of federal student aid programs and proposes directing federal funding…

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    Weight Monitoring Programs in U.S. School

    Carrie Arnold talked about her Pacific Standard piece, “The Youngest Casualties in the War on Obesity.” In the article she examines evidence that nutrition and weight screenings…

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    Book Discussion on Lessons in Censorship

    Professor Catherine Ross talked about her book Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students' First Amendment Rights, in which she examines the free speech rights of…

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    Open Phones with Jonathan Kozol

    Jonathan Kozol talked about his book, Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at the 2016 Tucson…

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    Panel Discussion on Education

    Panelists talked about education. Panelists included Jonathan Kozol, author of Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools, and Natalia Mehlman-Petrzela, author of…

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    Obama Administration Education Priorities

    Acting Secretary John King spoke about the Obama administration’s priorities for kindergarten through 12th grade education. He said that while the U.S. has seen the highest…

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    Book Discussion on The Battle for Room 314

    Ed Boland talked about his book, The Battle for Room 314: My Year of Hope and Despair in a New York City High School, about the lessons he learned while teaching for one year in a New York…

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    Education Secretary Nominee John King Confirmation Hearing

    John King testified before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on his nomination to be the next secretary of Education. Most of the committee members' questions…

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    Every Student Succeeds Act

    Panelists talked about the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which replaces the No Child Left Behind Act, as well as the federal government’s involvement in education policy and…

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    Q&A with Robert Gates

    Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates talked about his book A Passion for Leadership, in which he examines the failures of large institutions and how smart leadership can improve them.…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He talked about his Computer Science for All Initiative to give all students the chance to learn computer science in school. He said…

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    Youth Sports Concussions

    Panelists talked about ways to prevent injuries sustained in youth sports, including technology, treatment, and regulations. They discussed the possibility of a federal mandate on…

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    Book Discussion on How Not to Be Wrong

    Professor Jordan Ellenberg talked about his book, How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking. This interview, recorded on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is…

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    Newsmakers with Lily Eskelsen Garcia

    President Lily Eskelsen Garcia talked about the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESEA), which Congress passed earlier in the month as the successor to the No Child Left Act, and other education…

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    Annual British Youth Parliament Debate, Better Curriculum

    More than 300 members of the U.K.'s youth parliament, ages 11 to 18, gathered in the British House of Commons for their annual debate. The students debated five topics that would be…

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