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20 Tips to Get Your Kid into College...Legally

From choosing the right test, to crafting the perfect essay—here's how to hack the college admissions process without committing fraud.


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Your Preschool Questions, Answered

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David Hogg, a student survivor from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. addresses a community rally for common sense gun legislation at Temple B'nai Abraham Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Livingston, N.J. Speakers include student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., including Hogg, Ryan Deitsch and Matthew Deitsch.
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Parkland Students Will Speak at Harvard Kennedy School

Six activists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will discuss the gun debate.

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Is Harvard Broken?

The soul of the university is up for grabs as it faces questions about student life, PC culture, and how to manage its gazillion-dollar endowment.

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Lynn Students Oppose Charter School’s Do-Rag Ban

They say the policy targets cultural expression.

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The Northeastern Women’s Basketball Team Pushed a Bus out of the Snow

Females are strong as hell.

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TBT: Smith College Endowed

Sophia Smith originally considered establishing a school for the deaf.

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"Are We Next" Written Outside School

The phrase was spray-painted near Wellesley Middle School.


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Harvard Professor Placed on Leave after Sexual Harassment Allegations

More than a dozen women accuse Jorge Domínguez of misconduct.

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Students in Boston and Beyond are Planning a Gun Violence Walkout

A nationwide protest is slated for March 14.

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Two Mass. Officials Were in Florida School during Shooting

They traveled to Parkland for a college football recruiting trip.

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Harvard Received 42,742 Applications this Year

It’s a record-setting total.

K-12 Education

BPS Considers Plan to Eliminate Middle Schools

Will this go over better than start time changes?

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