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Like Fares On A Plane, College Tuition Bills Vary Widely  |   

Some colleges give big discounts based on family income. Some don't. Play with Planet Money's interactive graphic to see the average price families pay at 1,550 four-year colleges.

For D.C. Second-Graders, It's All About The Bikes  |   

To the three Rs, the schools in the nation's capital have added a fourth: Riding. Bicycles, that is.

Meet The Next Secretary Of Education  |   

John King Jr. is Arne Duncan's deputy and was New York's education commissioner before heading to Washington. Like the man he's replacing, he's no stranger to controversy.

The Education Secretary's Greatest Hits  |   

A list of the major benchmarks of Arne Duncan's seven years in the Obama Administration — and what they mean for what's coming next.

Education Secretary Arne Duncan To Step Down  |   

After nearly seven years in office, Duncan bows out, leaving behind a remarkable legacy of achievement and controversy.