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    What Film Schools Are Doing About Diversity In The Movie Business : NPR

    What Film Schools Are Doing About Diversity In The Movie Business : NPR

    Rashad Frett, hiding caption on a Keith Nixon Jr. film set courtesy of Rashad Frett Toggle caption Keith Nixon Jr./Courtesy of Rashad Frett Rashad Frett, on the film set Keith Nixon Jr./Courtesy of Rashad Frett…

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    ‘Do not fight mask wars in our schools’ — Fury over school mask mandates reaches new level as parent rips mask off teacher

    ‘Do not fight mask wars in our schools’ — Fury over school mask mandates reaches new level as parent rips mask off teacher

    In the school mask rules controversy this year, heated rhetoric came first, and next complain and promises withhold numbers. Now there is physical confrontation. In an open letter Tuesday to parents and staff at the…

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    Congress Beats Up Charter Schools

    Congress Beats Up Charter Schools

    Democrats in Washington want to reduce inequality. So why are they running a guerrilla campaign against charter schools that are helping so many children escape educational inequality? This is the untold story on the House…

    News
    Fraud, prostitution linked to massage schools across US: What to know

    Fraud, prostitution linked to massage schools across US: What to know

    Two dozen massage schools with links to prostitution or fraud, or sometimes both. And regulators who know the problem but don’t have the authority to act. These were the findings of a Investigation USA TODAY…

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    The Supreme Court Will Hear A Case On The Funding Of Religious Schools : NPR

    The Supreme Court Will Hear A Case On The Funding Of Religious Schools : NPR

    After the Supreme Court made its final tenure decisions on Thursday, it passed a religious freedom case for the next term on Friday, dismissing challenges to longstanding decisions on qualified immunity and defamation, causing disagreement…

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    Louisiana Governor Vetoes Trans Sports Ban In Schools : NPR

    Louisiana Governor Vetoes Trans Sports Ban In Schools : NPR

    Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards speaks in Baton Rouge on January 12th. Edwards on Tuesday put down a law banning transgender athletes from competing on girls’ sports teams in Louisiana schools. Melinda Deslatte / AP…

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    A New Nevada Law Bans Racial Mascots In Schools : NPR

    A New Nevada Law Bans Racial Mascots In Schools : NPR

    Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak requires schools to change names, logos, mascots, songs, or identifiers that are racially discriminatory. Scott Sonner / AP hide caption Toggle caption Scott Sonner / AP Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak requires…

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    Is it ethical for cruise lines, venues, schools or Broadway to restrict entry to people not vaccinated against COVID-19?

    Is it ethical for cruise lines, venues, schools or Broadway to restrict entry to people not vaccinated against COVID-19?

    It has begun. Travel and entertainment may be restricted for those who do not want to be vaccinated. The venues face a moral dilemma: should they turn down patrons? Some colleges have already introduced mandatory…

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    Schools Are Helping With COVID-19 Contact Tracing : Shots

    Schools Are Helping With COVID-19 Contact Tracing : Shots

    The school-age population makes up a growing proportion of recent coronavirus cases in northern Michigan. Lisa Peacock, Otsego County’s health officer, told NPR that it was “literally impossible” to keep up with the contact tracing…

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    Schools Are Deciding What The New CDC Mask Guidelines Mean For The Classroom : NPR

    Schools Are Deciding What The New CDC Mask Guidelines Mean For The Classroom : NPR

    A girl in Jersey City wore a mask at her pre-K graduation almost a year ago. Now schools are deciding how looser CDC guidelines on masks will affect education. Seth Wenig / AP Hide caption…