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Suspected DUI driver crashes into Salinas School

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Summer meals provided to low-income famlies

Low-income families in California will have access to meals for their hungry children this summer through a state program, according to education officials.

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School: 'Stop White People' event was 'ironic'

Binghamton University officials have come forward with an explanation after a student-led Resident Assistant program called #StopWhitePeople2K16 nearly cause the internet to explode with anger.

Santa Cruz schools face vaccination concerns

The first day of classes for most Santa Cruz County schools is raising new concerns over student vaccinations.

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NYU dean wants to teach low-income students 'how to fish'

As a young child growing up in Jamaica, Peter Blair Henry was struck by the extreme poverty he saw around him.

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Arsonists torch schools in Kenya

A wave of arson attacks has torched about 120 secondary schools since June across Kenya, where authorities have identified a dismaying culprit: students.

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Study: College education linked to brain tumor risk

A Swedish study suggests that people who attend college may be more likely to develop certain types of brain tumors.

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John B. King Jr. officially named education secretary

The Senate confirms John B. King Jr. as the education secretary in a 49-40 vote on Monday.

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Publisher launches imprint for Muslim children's books

Publisher Simon & Schuster is launching an imprint dedicated to Muslim children’s stories.

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U.K. program recruits teachers for 4-day week

To try to help solve the shortage of math and science teachers, the U.K. government is recruiting PhDs and promising a four-day week in the classroom.

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University president: 'This is Not a Day Care. It's a University!'

The president of Oklahoma Wesleyan University blogged that students are thin-skinned.

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Study: Rate of US students studying abroad slowing

While the rate of American students studying abroad is slowing, more foreign students are studying in the U.S.

Pajaro Valley kids learn new engineering skills

Watsonville students use science to save kittens

A new program is giving kids the opportunity to learn new skills in the science and tech fields.

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