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Emily Kaplan

Emily Kaplan is a writer and public school teacher living in New York. Her website is emilykaplan.net. Follow her on twitter at @emdashkap

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Vince Reinhart

Theoretical children are useful: they are predictable and generalizable. They lend themselves easily to political agenda. But theoretical children don’t exist. more

Public School Shakedown

Author Linda Nathan worries that well-meaning educators who say every student can go to college are doing more harm than good. more

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The students, from over 40 countries, see that the United States is just as susceptible to populist tyranny and tin-pot despotism as the nations in Africa and Central America that they fled. And they want to protect the U.S. from that happening. more

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Emily Kaplan

These young people from war torn parts of the world describe themselves as friendly, hard-working, responsible, dependable. To a visitor, other adjectives come to mind as well: worldly, resilient, strong. more

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Students in Boston get organized to advocate for the education they want. more

Public School Shakedown

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