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5 Tips On How To Beat Senioritis

Nearly every student entering his or her last year in school will face senioritis. Here are a few tips and tricks to help keep yourself motivated and on track.

07/15/2015

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Parents Pull Daughter From School After Transgender Student Allowed To Use Girls Bathroom

Two Boise parents are upset after a transgender student was allowed to use the girls bathroom at their daughter’s high school.

03/21/2015

An Oregon television anchor has turned into a marijuana activist after being fired for testing positive for the drug. (File photo. Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Survey: High School Kids Say Pot Is Easy To Get, Not Harmful

Washington high school students who participated in a statewide survey say marijuana is easy to get and they do not perceive any risk from smoking pot once or twice.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2015

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Tacoma: ‘Dropout Factories’ To Record Graduation

Improvement was seen at every high school and in every ethnic group, with the biggest increases among low-income and minority students

CBS Seattle–12/02/2014

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Video Shows Teacher Pulling Off Student’s Shirt

A teacher at a Salem alternative school has been put on leave after an incident caught on video shows her pulling a student through a classroom doorway and stripping off the girl’s shirt in the process.

CBS Seattle–10/19/2014

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Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?

The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.

10/13/2014

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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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Pediatricians’ Rx For Schools: Later Start Times

Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.

08/28/2014

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

07/21/2014

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