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Uncomfortable Conversations: Talking About Race In The Classroom  |   

H. Richard Milner's new book helps educators understand how to incorporate talk of race, class and inequality into their lessons.

How Can Kids Help Parents Manage Their Family?  |   

Parents help their kids manage their lives. But according to Bruce Feiler, it can work the other way around. It just takes a little insight drawn from Japanese computer programming principles.

She Got 80,000 Girls To Attend School And Won A $1.25 Million Prize  |   

A harsh encounter in an Indian village inspired Safeena Husain to found a group called Educate Girls. And now she has been honored with a Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship.

To Get More Students Through College, Give Them Fewer Choices  |   

A new book recommends simplifying community college pathways to help more students graduate.

Could It Be? Researchers Find A Hiring Bias That Favors Women  |   

A new study shows that universities have a 2:1 preference for hiring women for STEM tenure-track positions.

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