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Congratulations to the 4th Annual Blumey Award Winners!

The fourth annual Blumenthal Performing Arts High School Musical Theater Awards culminated Sunday, May 17, at a gala award celebration where winners in 12 categories were announced and nominees for Best Actor, Best Actress and Wells Fargo Best Musical performed live on stage at the Belk Theater. 1,297 more words

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The Truth About Student Loan Default Rates

Two researchers at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis have blown the cover off the Education Department’s possible cover-up of student loan default rates. The Education Department clearly has a vested interest in manipulating student loan default rates to unrealistically low levels. 77 more words

Some Corinthian Students May Get Loans Forgiven - Under One Condition

WASHINGTON (AP) – A top education official said Wednesday that the 16,000 former Corinthian Colleges students who saw their campuses abruptly close this week will automatically have their federal student loans discharged – but only if they agree to forgo any credits they earned at the schools. 642 more words

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N.Y. Parents Keep Thousands of Students Out of Common Core Testing

Written by Jack Kenny for THE NEW AMERICAN

Parents kept tens of thousands of students out of Common Core testing in schools throughout the city and state of New York Tuesday in a campaign organizers hope reached the goal of 250,000 students avoiding the tests. 1,287 more words

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Learn More about Concepts and Importance of Continuing Education

At present, further studies are needed to become more competitive in landing a good job. Professionals who want to pursue further studies make an intelligent choice because they know that their doing the right thing. 534 more words

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Could It Work?

Conservatives love to threaten it. But could they pull it off? Business Insider looked recently at the nuts and bolts of what it would take for a conservative president to make good on his threat to eliminate the Education Department. 436 more words

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