President Obama has challenged Congress to provide high-quality preschool for all 4 year olds. NPR's education team traveled to Tulsa, Okla., to learn about the benefits and challenges of the plan.
Guest restrictions and increased security measures are looming as Michelle Obama plans to appear at a Kansas high school graduation next month. Thousands have petitioned to revoke her invitation.
The Supreme Court upheld Michigan's ban on using race as a factor in public university admissions. Tell Me More looks at the internal debate within the affirmative action movement.
One nonprofit in Tulsa has flipped the script on preschool. The Community Action Project says its premise simple: To help kids, it says, you often have to help their parents.
Morning Edition co-host David Greene talks to Suzanne Mettler of Cornell University, author of the new book, Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics of Higher Education Sabotaged the American Dream.
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- Study: 2 In 5 Americans Earning Degrees After High School |
- What Exactly Is 'High-Quality' Preschool? |
- For Early Childhood Education, Tulsa, Okla., Stands Out |
- Evidence Of Racial, Gender Biases Found In Faculty Mentoring |
- A 'Tennessee Promise' To Educate The State's College Students |
- A Scientific Experiment: Field Trips Just For Teachers |
- 'Like Little Language Vacuum Cleaners,' Kids Suck Up Swear Words |
- New York's Muslims Push For Public Schools To Close For Eid Holidays |