Education

Where are all the women?

Women in leadership positions across technology sectors should feel a special responsibility to facilitate change, reduce isolation and foster advancement, confidence and success among women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math).

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Breakfast milestone

After a nearly 50-year struggle to improve participation in the school breakfast program, a majority of eligible children, nearly 52 percent, are now participating.

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Let's have a national conversation on school choice

With our K-12 system lagging well behind those of many other industrialized nations, we continue to cling to the policies of the past, letting government decide which schools parents are allowed to send their children to.

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Disney needs to listen to parents

As a mom of two boys who are big Disney fans, and as someone who believes parents as a community need to help implement solutions to climate change, I was really disheartened that a family brand like Disney would promote anything that is bad for kids.

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Closing the Department of Education’s revolving door

Even as they cut the people who make it possible for kids to learn, districts continue to spend money on pre-packaged curricula and tests, testing-related tech products, and an expanding array of for-profit education services.

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IN-STATE for Dreamers Act of 2014

In many cases, the difference between in-state and out-of-state tuition is the difference between attending college or foregoing higher education.

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