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Members of the audience listen as Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during the White House Summit on Historically Black Colleges and Universities at the White House yesterday. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Trump, And Most Black College Presidents, Absent From Annual Meeting

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Research Shows Spanish Speakers Take Longer To Learn English. Why?

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Students perform in The Little Mermaid, the sixth-most popular musical in the 2016-2017 school year. R. Bruhn /Courtesy of Educational Theatre Association hide caption

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The first day of school at Codwell Elementary in Houston. Laura Isensee/Houston Public Media hide caption

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Houston Public Schools Open After Delays From Hurricane Harvey

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Bernadette Ortiz holds her daughter, Adriana, last year as she looks for the name of her grandfather, New York City Police Officer Edwin Ortiz, at a wall commemorating fallen officers in New York City. Families gathered at the wall following a procession in Lower Manhattan to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks and honor officers who were killed. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Teaching Sept. 11 To Students Who Were Born After The Attacks

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Demonstrators on the campus of Metropolitan State University of Denver protest President Trump's decision to end the DACA program. Tatiana Flowers/AP hide caption

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Here's What 2 Big College Systems Think Of The End Of DACA

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks about campus sexual assault and enforcement of Title IX on Thursday at George Mason University in Arlington, Va. "One rape is one too many ... one person denied due process is one too many," she said. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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In The Weeks Before Freshman Year, Money Worries Aplenty

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Students walk through an entrance above which is engraved "Stonewall Jackson" at Jackson Elementary School in Oklahoma City. Nick Oxford for NPR hide caption

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These Oklahoma City Schools Are Named For Confederate Generals ... Or Are They?

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Schools are closed and thousands of Houston-area families are living in temporary shelters as the city starts the recovery process after Hurricane Harvey. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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