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EDUCATION WEEK
Bringing a Healthy Brain to School
Four brain-fitness interventions are helping students come to school ready to learn, writes researcher Nancy Grasmick.
 
ESSA Rules' Rollback Complicates States' Planning
State school leaders say they’ll forge ahead now that Obama-era accountability rules are being dismantled, but advocates vow to keep a close watch on what happens next.
 
Q&A With Gary Younge: Seven Students Die Every Day
The stories of the youngest victims of gun violence say a lot about U.S. culture, notes The Guardian editor Gary Younge in a Q&A.





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NEW YORK TIMES
College Is the Goal. The Problem? Getting There.
For working-class students like Nate, Zac and TaTy, the road to college is unfamiliar and rocky, and even imagining oneself on campus can be an obstacle.
 
Supreme Court Rejects Education Minimum Applied by Gorsuch
The justices said schools should not be satisfied with minimal educational progress for disabled students, a standard Judge Neil M. Gorsuch has been criticized for using.
 
Where Halls of Ivy Meet Silicon Dreams, a New City Rises
Focusing mainly on advanced technology and the sciences, three of the city’s biggest academic building projects in years will soon open for business.