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Detroit schools EM cancels 10% pay cut, bigger class sizes

To cover the costs of rolling back the two money-saving proposals, DPS is proposing the extension of its deficit elimination plan through 2021.

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Unions brace for teacher opt-out decision

The teachers' decisions will be the first big test of the state's new right-to-work law.

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Avoid the 'back-to-school plague'

On average, elementary school children get eight to 12 colds or cases of the flu each school year, according to the CDC. For the older kids, it is about half that. Teachers and parents commonly refer to it as the Back-to-School Plague. But there are…

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Founder of University of Phoenix, 93, dies

The founder of the University of Phoenix, Dr. John G. Sperling, has died, according to a statement posted on the Apollo Education Group's website. He was 93.

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Apple on top of school books

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10 areas with the highest private school enrollment

Wealthy, educated Catholics are more likely to send their kids to private schools. This is according to a new study conducted by real estate site Trulia, which came up with a list of the top 10 metro areas with the highest private school enrollment.

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Healthy school lunches face tough taste test

Students in Gainesville, Georgia, are likely eating a better lunch than you today.

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Starbucks trucks are coming to campus

Here's something that will make returning to school less painful for some college students: Starbucks is launching food trucks.

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How to spot a scholarship scam

How to spot a scholarship scam

Scammers prey on students looking for help with college costs.

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Drunk students on display via 'pass-out page'

Dozens of pictures of Arizona State University students are showing up on the internet, showing them passed out from partying.

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The awkward transition to middle school

Studies have shown that the jump from elementary to middle school can be a painful transition for adolescents

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