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Making the Grade

Making the Grade

Focusing on Education and Learning

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 10:50 PM EST

One Lesson, Two Languages

One Lesson, Two Languages

A school in Boston, Massachusetts is giving its youngest students a huge advantage when it comes to being bilingual, by teaching them in both English and Spanish. Children learn both languages from pre-K through second grade at the Umana School in East Boston.

Tuesday, Nov 1, 2016 at 10:45 PM EDT

School Program Helps Students Prevent Violence Against Women

School Program Helps Students Prevent Violence Against Women

A unique school program in South Portland, Maine, is helping students understand sexual assault and how to prevent violence against women.

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 at 10:41 PM EDT

Education Program Uses Pro Athletes to Stop Bullying

Education Program Uses Pro Athletes to Stop Bullying

An educational program is going into schools and using the power of professional athletes to stop bullying.

Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 at 10:41 PM EDT

Sneakers for Grades

Sneakers for Grades

Laced, a high-end sneaker store in Boston's South End, is rewarding kids by offering expensive athletic shoes for good grades.

Wednesday, Oct 12, 2016 at 03:29 PM EDT

Learning Entrepreneurship in High School

Learning Entrepreneurship in High School

BUILD, a four-year college success program, is giving Boston high school students a chance to learn about the business world.

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A look at education-related news across New England.