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  • Denver hires teachers who came to U.S. illegally as children

    Denver hires teachers who came to U.S. illegally as children
    DENVER (Reuters) - The Denver Public School system is allowing immigrants who have resided illegally in the United States since they were children to teach in its classrooms under a relaxed employment policy advanced by the Obama administration, district officials said this week.
  • Group spreads college gospel

    MAYODAN, N.C. On the labyrinthine path to the American higher education dream, Alex Lucas holds hands and nudges nervous students through the roadblocks. The 24-year-old graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill works as a college...

    Bios of the LV football scholar-athletes to be honored March 2 at Northampton Community Center

    Bios of the area's scholar-athletes to be honored on March 2 at the annual National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Lehigh Valley Chapter Dinner, which will feature Lehigh coach Andy Coen as the main speaker and will be held at the...

    Welcome, Mr. Thornton [Editorial]

    Baltimore's next schools CEO, Gregory Thornton, is no stranger to the city. Though he has most recently led Milwaukee's schools and previously worked in Philadelphia and Montgomery County, he interviewed for the top job here in 2007, ultimately losing out...

    Ted Rall got it wrong on tenure and 'underpaid' teachers

    Ted Rall's Feb. 6 blog post and cartoon, "Stop tenure tyranny and show some love for our hardworking teachers," is long on demagoguery and little else. Even the title of the piece misses the mark. Contrary to what Rall writes, teachers in California's...