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Florida School Gave Kids Prizes with Racy Surprise

School administrators hoping to reward students for their A-plus fundraising efforts at a Florida elementary school unwittingly gave them gifts with what officials said were inappropriate images.

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Education Makes Political Comeback in Washington

A rare show of bipartisanship in a divided Congress produced a deal to fix an education law long considered flawed, until a single senator stalled progress.

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Study Finds Education Gap for Illegal Mexican Migrants' Children

The majority of children of illegal immigrants from Mexico in the Southland fail to graduate from high school, completing an average of two fewer years of schooling than their peers with legal immigrant parents, a new study has found.

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Expansion of LGBT Education Beneficia

LGBT rights are slowly but surely advancing in America on the national and local levels. “Don’t ask, don’t tell” was officially repealed in September. California passed a law last week that requires public schools to teach students — from kindergarteners to high schoolers — about LGBT Americans as a part of U.S. history courses.

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No Child Left Behind Plan Doomed to Failure

It pains me to say this, but from everything I have been reading Sen.Tom Harkin's plan -- and every other plan to revise No Child Left Behind -- is destined to be the same miserable failure the original law has been.

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Network security in a bring-your-own-device environment

Watch this web seminar to learn how to protect the security of your network and the privacy and safety of your students and staff in a BYOD environment.

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Tracing the evolution of the interactive classroom

A new class of projectors from InFocus turns any surface into an interactive whiteboard.

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Get the full scoop on refurbished computers.

See how districts are getting more technology into their schools with refurbished computers.

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School Wellness Video Podcast

Watch "Your School Wellness Policy - 5 Solutions to 5 Common Problems," which offers practical solutions for addressing your school wellness policy.

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School Health Assessment Tools

Find handy checklists, surveys and other tools that you can use to monitor the effectiveness of your school wellness policy.

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