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Vice President Kamala Harris speaks at an event in New Orleans, Saturday, July 2, 2022.
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But the National Education Association stopped short of urging the removal of school resource officers from campuses.
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Rising costs, expected higher wages, and diminished voter support for school levies have district leaders worried.
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Teaching Profession Teaching Is Hard. Take a Break, 'Abbott Elementary' Stars Urge Teachers
Stars of the ABC workplace sitcom thanked teachers for "getting the job done."
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More states are passing versions of the CROWN Act, which forbids race-based hair discrimination in schools.
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New Mexico Army National Guard specialist Michael Stockwell helps Alamogordo High School freshman Aiden Cruzon Feb. 8, 2022, in Alamogordo, N.M. Dozens of National Guard Army and Air Force troops in New Mexico stepped in to assist with the shortage of teachers and school staff members during the coronavirus pandemic.
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