NPR - Education Indiana Teachers Stage Protests To Spotlight Low Wages 2019-04-17T05:01:00.000000000-04:00 Teachers have been protesting for higher wages. In Indiana, lawmakers introduced measures to improve the situation but many teachers say it may not be enough to keep them in the profession. A Rare Sight At Brigham Young University As Students Protest The Honor Code Office 2019-04-16T16:49:00.000000000-04:00 Students allege that the university is mistreating victims of sexual assault and harassment, especially women and LGBTQ students. Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli Plead Not Guilty In College Cheating Scandal 2019-04-15T16:52:37.000000000-04:00 Giannulli and Loughlin are accused of paying $500,000 in bribes arranged by admissions consultant Rick Singer to get their daughters admitted to USC as crew recruits, despite not being rowers. Arizona Teachers Can Now Discuss LGBTQ Issues Without Worrying About The Law 2019-04-15T14:30:23.000000000-04:00 Lawmakers in Arizona have repealed a law that banned teachers from portraying "homosexuality as a positive alternative life-style" during HIV/AIDS instruction. Georgetown Students Vote To Fund Reparations For School's Slavery Connections 2019-04-13T08:16:00.000000000-04:00 Georgetown University students voted to set up a fund to pay reparations to the descendants of slaves sold by the school. NPR's Scott Simon talks with Hannah Michael, who helped organize the effort. How One Mother's Battle Is Changing Police Training On Disabilities 2019-04-13T05:00:52.000000000-04:00 Patti Saylor's son, Ethan, died after an encounter with law enforcement when he was 26. She believes the incident could have been prevented with better training. A Dystopian High School Musical Foresaw The College Admissions Scandal 2019-04-12T05:11:00.000000000-04:00 A California high school is staging an original musical called Ranked, set in a world where class rank means everything, and some parents are willing to pay for their student to get a better spot. How To Calculate The Cost Of College: A Guide To Financial Aid Terms 2019-04-11T13:00:00.000000000-04:00 For most students, figuring out where to go to college is closely linked with, "How am I gonna pay for it?" The answer — sort of — comes in lots of confusing terms and jargon. Military Stores Asked To Stop Showing 'Divisive' News On Their TVs 2019-04-10T16:45:36.000000000-04:00 The Army and Air Force Exchange Service initially recommended that facilities feature sports programming. An updated memo tells facilities to make adjustments based on "the news of the day." In Alaska, Shrinking Oil Revenues May Mean Severe Cutbacks To State Ferry System 2019-04-10T16:25:00.000000000-04:00 For decades, Alaska has collected enough revenue from the oil industry to run government and pay each resident a cash dividend. Now, with oil revenue dwindling, there isn't enough money for both.