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Va. to Launch Online High School in Fall

The Virginia Department of Education is launching a pilot program in the fall that will allow students to earn a high school diploma without stepping inside a classroom.

06/14/2015

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Pediatricians’ Rx For Schools: Later Start Times

Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.

08/28/2014

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High Court Poised To Upend Civil Rights Policies

Has the nation lived down its history of racism and should the law become colorblind? Addressing two pivotal legal issues, one on affirmative action and a second on voting rights, a divided Supreme Court is poised to answer those questions.

03/31/2013

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Best Childbirth Classes In DC

Although giving birth is natural, labor and delivery can be scary and challenging, even for experienced moms. Whether it’s your first or fourth child, every birth is unique, and D.C.’s best childbirth classes understand and address each mom’s concerns in full. From natural, hypnotic or water births to emergency caesarian sections, these are the pros who’ll help you prep for that little bundle of joy.

05/25/2012

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George Washington Professor Gives A’s To Entire Class Before Resigning

A George Washington University medical school professor has resigned after students complained that she never taught a required class and assigned all her students an “A” grade.

11/08/2011