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No Child Left Behind Replacement Plan Shifts Power to States on Education

A bipartisan group of House and Senate lawmakers moved to replace the No Child Left Behind law, releasing a bill on Monday that would send significant powers back to the states and curb the authority of the secretary of education. The bill, called the “Every Student Succeeds Act,” comes after …

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Painted Sharpie Mugs (that won’t wash off!)

Handmade is so my jam, and I’m excited to bring you a whole week of simple handmade gift tutorials that you can that you can give this year! I’m starting the week off with Painted Sharpie Mugs (that won’t wash off!). I’ve done tons of research and testing on this project …

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A generation determined to stay on Long Island

Updated November 29, 2015 12:15 PM By AMANDA FISCINA  amanda.fiscina@newsday.com I couldn’t believe it. I was in a restaurant bursting with millennials who were not there to watch a big game on TV, a cover band onstage, or to get a lifetime of free Chick-fil-A. They were there to talk …

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