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50 Great Teachers: Socrates, The Ancient World's Teaching Superstar   |   

It's been 2,400 years since he taught his last class, but the teaching method Socrates created, and that bears his name, lives on today.

Former Band Member On Trial In Florida A&M Hazing Death   |   

Three years after Florida A&M student Robert Champion died after a beating on a bus, a member of the university's marching band is on trial for manslaughter.

Some St. Louis Teachers Address Ferguson With Lessons On Race   |   

Educators in St. Louis are using events in Ferguson to spark discussions about race and class in a deeply segregated region. Others have found approaching the subject a difficult task.

A Helping Hand To High Achievers   |   

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will invest $10 million over two years to help top students from poor families into college.

The Many, Many Secret Lives Of Teachers  |   

What do teachers do outside the classroom? We've gotten hundreds of responses to that question. To list a few: They officiate at weddings, run nonprofits and Jazzercise.

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