NPR - Education Lack Of Education Leads To Lost Dreams And Low Income For Many Jehovah's Witnesses 2017-02-19T23:51:00.000000Z When it comes to education, not all religions are created equal. Jehovah's Witnesses have the lowest rate of formal education. And that can have a detrimental effect on those who leave the religion. Why This High School Band Is Only Buying Music From Composers Of Color 2017-02-18T12:54:30.000000Z Often, high School band music is composed by white men. So this school is seeking out music from women and composers of color who are writing music, but aren't being published at the same rate. DeVos Spars With Teachers, Trump On Autism And More Education Stories Of The Week 2017-02-18T12:00:00.000000Z With Secretary Betsy DeVos rolling up her sleeves and joining President Donald Trump to talk with educators and parents, Washington, D.C., is at the center of a lot of education news this week. Beyond DeVos, What 5 Key Trump Appointees Could Mean For Schools 2017-02-17T11:03:00.000000Z Here's a roundup of how new leadership could affect education. Despite Protests And A Fire Alarm, Martin Shkreli's Show Goes On At Harvard 2017-02-16T18:13:00.000000Z The former pharmaceutical executive — who earned notoriety for jacking up the price of a life-saving drug — spoke to a student group Wednesday night, though about a tenth of his audience walked out. 5 Ways Teachers Are Fighting Fake News 2017-02-16T11:00:00.000000Z In an era of national attention to what's real and what isn't, we asked educators to share their strategies for helping students sort out fact from fiction. These Top Schools Are Offering Big Savings On Master's Degrees, But There's A Catch 2017-02-15T10:49:00.000000Z A master's degree, especially from an elite university, can be expensive. But a several universities are trying an experiment online to see if that cost, for some degrees, can come down. Beyond Sex Ed: How To Talk To Teens About Love 2017-02-14T11:30:04.000000Z One school counselor's take on how to help teens get past the pop culture myths. School District In Canada Cancels Trips To U.S., Citing Border Policies, Safety 2017-02-13T19:42:00.000000Z The decision was made out of caution, says the Greater Essex County District School Board, which cites uncertainty over President Trump's immigration and travel ban. Using Improv To Help Kids With Autism Show And Read Emotion 2017-02-13T11:15:00.000000Z Communicating and interacting socially can be hard for some children with autism. Researchers are looking at how improv classes may help these kids do better day to day.