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Thursday, November 16, 2017
Actress Tippi Hedren talks with her daughter, actress Melanie Griffith, and her granddaughter, actress Dakota Johnson, about how being a woman in Hollywood has — and hasn't — changed over the years.
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Musicians love to sing about cars — but they've also referenced mustard, bandages and chocolate. Bloomberg reporter Kim Bhasin talks about analyzing the lyrics of popular songs for brand mentions.
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Five teachers were inducted into the National Teacher Hall of Fame this year and NPR's Claudio Sanchez sat down with them to get their take on what it means to be a teacher.
Monday, July 17, 2017
The first-ever international high school robotics competition is happening in Washington, D.C., this week. Over 150 countries from six continents sent teams to compete.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
A monthlong expedition into one of the deepest, least-documented places on the planet discovered hundreds of unknown species. The finds included a "faceless fish" undocumented there since 1873.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
It's March Mammal Madness, a bracket with real animals facing off in fictional battles. Hundreds of science classes are playing in schools around the country.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Self-driving delivery robots have popped up on the sidewalks of Washington, D.C. — and other locations have expressed interest. The bots learn about traffic patterns with every trip they take.
Saturday, March 11, 2017
From DACA to FAFSA, a Senate squeaker to a Supreme Court do-over, it was a busy week for education news in the nation's capital.
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
A group of fifth graders from Shepherd Elementary in Washington, D.C., gets a taste of king cake at the French embassy. They're visiting as part of the city's Embassy Adoption Program, which pairs embassies with local public school students.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Our weekly recap of the latest national education news. Highlights: Betsy DeVos spoke to a major conservative gathering, and the College Board took steps to fight cheating.
Saturday, February 18, 2017
With Secretary Betsy DeVos rolling up her sleeves and joining President Donald Trump to talk with educators and parents, Washington, D.C., is at the center of a lot of education news this week.
Friday, February 17, 2017
Here's a roundup of how new leadership could affect education.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
One school counselor's take on how to help teens get past the pop culture myths.
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
The Senate has confirmed Betsy DeVos as U.S. education secretary. Here's what educators, lawmakers and education groups have to say about it.
Saturday, January 07, 2017
Have story ideas for us? Like what you're reading? Want something different? Here's your chance to let us know.
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Fake news is everywhere, and many Americans in this digital age struggle to sort fact from fiction. The fix: Teach them when they're young.
Monday, December 05, 2016
Here's how difficult it is for students with children to get access to federal money for child care.
Friday, November 11, 2016
This week, for many schools and teachers, their lesson plans went out the window and a new one appeared: How to teach about, and what to say to students, following the historic election.
Tuesday, November 08, 2016
The election countdown is on — so we've rounded up the education talking points of each candidate in case you have last-minute questions.
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
Research shows that the way a school "feels" can help kids learn. But school climate remains a hard concept to define and measure.