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Posted Feb. 2, 2016

Why I Threw Away My High School Diploma

This weekend a paper in New York state reported that 70 percent of students at State University of New York colleges need to take remedial…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Apr. 20, 2015

Don’t Join the Dark Side of Social Media

I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with social media. I love its neverending amount of content and the lively conversation. And the GIFs. (Oh, I…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Mar. 26, 2015

Kids in the Belief Gap Deserve More Than 140 Characters

It’s easy to get discouraged by the noise surrounding the education debate on Twitter. Twitter doesn’t always generate the most welcoming conversations, and being limited…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Jan. 12, 2015

Racial Inequity Isn’t Just a Media Trend

The tragic stories of Eric Garner, Michael Brown and Tamir Rice created an outpouring of outrage on blogs, in social media and during street protests.…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Jan. 5, 2015

6 Edu-Reads You Probably Missed Over the Holidays

While you were busy with holiday festivities—binge watching Game of Thrones and marathon credit card swiping—you may have missed some big stories in the education…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Dec. 30, 2014

What We Hope Will Improve in Education in 2015

As we look toward a promising and productive 2015, the staff at Education Post reflect on their educational wishes for the New Year. Peter Cunningham…

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Posted Dec. 19, 2014

These Arizona Teachers are Loving Common Core

Three Arizona teachers from Heritage Elementary are excited and inspired by the Common Core. They love that the new standards provide concrete guidelines as to…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Dec. 12, 2014

A Parent’s Story of a Great Teacher

A great teacher has the potential to change the lives of not only children, but families as well. A thankful parent, Gina Tovar, speaks of the lasting impact one…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Dec. 12, 2014

One Teacher on Her “Ideal” School System

Caroline Apgar is a middle school language-arts teacher at Mauro-Sheridan Science, Technology, and Communications Interdistrict Magnet School in New Haven, Connecticut. In an interview for…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Dec. 4, 2014

A Letter to Louis C.K.: I’m Still Not Over the Common Core Thing

Dear Louie, Like many, I love your comedy. I count down the days until your next comedy special and quote your bits on a daily…

By Hanna Grace Frank

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Posted Aug. 13, 2020

Kamala Harris Just Made Leadership Real for Girls and Women in Schools Everywhere

Although the teaching profession is female dominated, many positions above school level are held by men. We see this in administration, at the district level,…

By Kelisa Wing

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Posted Aug. 13, 2020

Demand #InternetForAll for 15 Million Students Who Are #LoggedOut

On Wednesday, August 26, education activists and organizations around the country are staging a national day of action, demanding that every student have access to…

By Zachary Wright 

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Posted Aug. 13, 2020

Let’s Get This Bag From the Government to Build Our Freedom Schools

Black people, it’s time to claim our bag and finally build an educational system that works for us! Back in March I wrote about how…

By Tanesha Peeples

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