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American women born in the early 1980s – a generation dubbed Millennials – are 33 percent more likely to earn a college degree by the age of 27 than their male peers. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Poll: Women 33 Percent More Likely Than Men To Earn College Degree

American women born in the early 1980s – a generation dubbed Millennials – are 33 percent more likely to earn a college degree by the age of 27 than their male peers.

03/31/2014

Sunnie Kahle's grandparents say she has short hair and a big heart. (Getty Images)

Girl Pulled From Christian School After They Complained She Looked Like Boy, Didn’t Follow ‘Biblical Standards’

Sunnie Kahle told she must dress and act more like a girl to attend Timberlake Christian School.

03/25/2014

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First Lady To Chinese Students: ‘I Grew Up Like Many Of You’

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama encouraged rural Chinese students to aim high and get a good education despite humble roots, in a speech Tuesday that was delivered via satellite technology to remote communities in southwestern China.

03/25/2014

President Barack Obama (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

President Obama Arguing For Women’s Educational Opportunity

President Barack Obama is arguing that women need better educational opportunities as he raises political money in Florida.

03/20/2014

(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

White House, Obama Host First Student Film Festival

President Barack Obama says he wanted to bring the atmosphere of the Academy Awards to the White House early.

02/28/2014

First Lady Michelle Obama plays freeze dance with pre-kindergarten students. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

First Lady Wants Americans To Post Videos On Social Media To ‘Show Me How You Move’

First lady Michelle Obama helped a museum spread some health advice Thursday: Drink up — water, that is.

02/20/2014

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Study: Record Share Of Wives Are More Educated Than Their Husbands

For the first time in the past 50 years, researchers have found that a record share of wives are more educated than their husbands.

02/13/2014

Young American adults, Millennials, are forging their own optimistic way into adulthood through a detachment to politics and religion, distrust of others, and low levels of financial literacy. (Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Poll: Disparity Between Salaries Of Those With, Without College Degrees Growing

A recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center has found that the gap between salaries of those with college degrees and those without them is growing.

02/12/2014

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Education Official Argues Against Maryland School Assessment Cancellation

Legislation that seeks to cancel most standardized testing in Maryland’s public schools this spring would leave teachers unsure about what to plan for, a top state education official said Wednesday.

02/05/2014

File photo of young students. (credit: Wendy Carlson/Getty Images for OfficeMax)

Bill Would Expand Prekindergarten to 1,600 Kids in Maryland

A measure to expand prekindergarten in Maryland for 1,600 children who are up to 300 percent of the federal poverty level will be part of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s legislative package.

01/16/2014

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