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January 27, 2015

Using Diverse Voices to Transform Our Classrooms and Communities

Understanding the differences and similarities among people from diverse cultures makes you empathetic to their experience.

January 26, 2015

Proposals to Change Tax Code Could Impact Higher Education Savings

If President Obama's new tax proposal is adopted, families could no longer withdraw money for college expenses from 529 Plans for free.

January 22, 2015

'State of STEM' Event Focuses on Women in Science

A group of high-profile scientists spoke with students at the State of STEM event, encouraging young women in particular to pursue STEM careers.

January 21, 2015

Student-Data Privacy, Net Neutrality Make Cameos in State of the Union Address

The education technology community must continue waiting for details on the new federal Student Digital Privacy Act proposed by President Obama earlier this month.

January 21, 2015

Free Community College Plan Tops Obama's Education Wish List

America's College Promise was the biggest education item outlined by the President in his State of the Union address, but its passage faces big hurdles in the Republican-controlled Congress.

January 21, 2015

2015 State of the Union: A Quick Recap for Teachers

What did President Obama discuss in his annual speech to the country? Here's a guide to what teachers should know.

January 20, 2015

In State of the Union, Obama Pitches College Access, Child-Care Aid

President Barack Obama used his penultimate State of the Union address to call for a dramatic expansion in college access and increased investments in early childhood.

January 19, 2015

How Will Education Play in the State of the Union Address?

President Obama is expected to make the case that his broader tax proposal will help families cover the cost of child care and gain access to college for their children.

January 08, 2015

President Obama Proposes Two Years of Free Community College for All

The administration plans to ask Congress to pay for 75 percent of community college tuition and for the states to pick up 25 percent so students can attend for free and more choose to pursue postsecondary education.

February 03, 2014

FCC to Boost Broadband Funding for K-12, Libraries

A new federal plan will call for the portion of E-rate money devoted to improving schools' and libraries' broadband to rise by $1 billion annually.

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