Syrian refugee children attend an English lesson inside a makeshift school tent during a visit by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake.
Many students are turning to online classes to meet their goals for higher education | As It Is
Also, we look at the growing demand for classes in English slang | As It Is
American study explores how musical training in childhood can influence the adult brain | SCIENCE IN THE NEWS
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And, Homeboy Industries helps kids quit Los Angeles gangs | As It Is
Should students be able to graduate from medical school in three years and law school in two? | As It Is
Also, children learn about business basics, and we remember the United States Supreme Court ruling that banned discrimination in schools.
We also play new music from Phoenix and tell about clothing swaps | American Mosaic
A survey of U.S. middle and high school teachers highlights the need for digital literacy | EDUCATION REPORT
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Nguyen Quang Thach provides libraries filled with books to rural schools | EDUCATION REPORT
More universities are developing long-distance courses by computer for students throughout the world | EXPLORATIONS
But the prime minister says other subjects must still be taught in Turkey's official language, Turkish | EDUCATION REPORT
Parents can use even small amounts to teach about giving, spending and saving | ECONOMICS REPORT
A new report says a record number of students from China were studying in the United States during the past school year | EDUCATION REPORT
Research in Africa looks at the effects of providing free information and sanitary pads to teens | EDUCATION REPORT
The head of a Chinese-language online school also talks about the popularity of learning English in China | ECONOMICS REPORT
There are worries about armed Islamist groups recruiting students in the north as child soldiers | EDUCATION REPORT
Different methods are said to help young people improve their skill levels and rise from poverty | EDUCATION REPORT