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Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 10/09/2013

The amazing Malala Yousafzai talks about education with Jon Stewart

She answers a question about what she would do if a Taliban gunman approaches her again.

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Tags:  Girls And Education, Memoir Released, Watch The Video

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 09/27/2013

Bill Gates: 'It would be great if our education stuff worked but '

What Bill Gates said about education -- his own and his efforts to change K-12 schools -- in a new interview at Harvard.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 06/21/2013

A moving farewell to a retiring principal

After 36 years, a principal retires but not before a surprise farewell from the school community.

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Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 02/13/2013

Former education commissioner blasts Common Core process -- update

A year after rocking the ed world by blasting standardized testing, Robert Scott, the former ed commissioner of Texas, now goes after the Common Core State Standards.

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Tags:  Common Core State Standards, Watch The Video