Will Huntsberry is a freelance journalist.
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Monday, June 29, 2015
Authorities are investigating fires that have damaged or destroyed black churches in South Carolina and nearby states following the shooting deaths of nine people at Charleston's Emanuel AME Church.
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Millions of Americans rely on rural hospitals for emergency medical care. But in the last five years, these facilities have been shutting down more frequently than in previous years. A group of activists from across the country are walking nearly 300 miles from North Carolina to Washington, D.C. to draw lawmakers' attention.
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
A Wellesley College and University of Maryland study finds Sesame Street has a big impact on how well kids do in school. Children who watch the show are less likely to fall behind in later grades.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
In science classrooms across the country, middle-schoolers will take part in an iconic activity this year: frog dissection.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Poverty is the backdrop to so many discussions about learning. But do we have a good way to measure it in schools?
Friday, January 16, 2015
When the GED Testing Service created a new test in 2014, thousands realized they'd have to start the process over.
Friday, December 12, 2014
The number of students being held back has been cut nearly in half, and researchers have no idea why.
Monday, December 08, 2014
A first-grader's quick doodle can tell researchers plenty about what's happening — or not happening — at home.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Digital learning initiatives are spreading to schools across the country, but new research raises doubts about how well they work.
Monday, June 09, 2014
Families have until June 9 to register for a seat in one of the city's gifted programs. To get this far in the process, many families started at the same place: A test prep center where tutors coax their little students to focus, focus, focus.