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Sal Khan on Reimagining Education in America

Education entrepreneur Sal Khan joins the latest episode of “The Carlos Watson Show.

Is School Out Forever?

Today’s Sunday magazine examines what the strangest back to school in memory will look like around the world and what it means for the future of education.

Back to School in China: Smaller Classes, Innovations and Lessons for Others

Used to cramped classrooms and long hours, some students are celebrating social distancing norms at school.

Striking Teachers and Terror on the Picket Lines

Mike Friedberg took his kids out to picket for Chicago's striking teachers while social media misinformation stoked counterstrike agita.

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Real Talk, Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

Will These Apps Change Sex Education?

The pandemic is proving the perfect testing ground for sex education apps.

Making It Out of Eighth Grade Without Getting Killed

Experiments in public school education have very real-life consequences, some having to do with getting your ass kicked.

Raising Hell, Raised by Hells Angels

When you’re 10 and an unofficial clubhouse mascot for the Hells Angels, your relationship to childhood tribulation is nuanced.

Savaged by Dogs, Saved by Slipknot

In the aftermath of a dog attack, a kid is rescued by metal maniacs Slipknot.

Are You Teaching Your Children to Think Critically? Few Parents Do

Parents can and should be doing more to teach critical thinking skills to their kids.

Is Ed Tech Failing to Keep Our Kids Safe?

Popular education technology platforms tick the boxes for education, but for privacy and security? Not so much.

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The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

School Nurses: The First Line of Treatment for Mental Health

When young students struggle with mental health issues, school nurses are making sure to step in and help.

Giving a Graduation Speech to People Glad to See You Go

If you got to give the last word to people who’d made you as miserable as you made them, you’d take the high road, right? Yeah.

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