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Kaitlyn McCollum teaches at Columbia Central High School in Tennessee. After being told her TEACH grant paperwork was late, her grants were converted to loans. "I'm on the phone in between classes ... trying to get all of this information together, crying, trying to plead my case," she says. Stacy Kranitz for NPR hide caption

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Education Department Launches 'Top-To-Bottom' Review Of Teachers' Grant Program

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Teachers and supporters hold signs during a 'March For Students And Rally For Respect' protest in Raleigh, North Carolina on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Charles Mostoller/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Now It's North Carolina Teachers' Turn: How Did We Get Here? What's Next?

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Cristina Chase Lane (left) and WinnieHope Mamboleo recently graduated from North Carolina State University's College of Education. Leah Jarvis/NC State College of Education hide caption

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Before They Walk Into A Classroom, These New Teachers Will March On The N.C. Capitol

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Mick Mulvaney, acting director of the CFPB, testifies at a House hearing. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Worries That A Federal Student Loan Watchdog Will Be Muzzled

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Teaching diagrams line the walls of the riding arena at Midway University. Noah Adams/NPR hide caption

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On Derby Day, Visiting A College Where You Can Major In Horses

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Huchon writes five questions that can be used to evaluate the veracity of a news story. Pete Kiehart for NPR hide caption

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A Conspiracy Video Teaches Kids A Lesson About Fake News

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The Right To Browse: A Library Puts Books Into Storage And Readers Cry Foul

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Unionized Or Not, Teachers Struggle To Make Ends Meet, NPR/Ipsos Poll Finds

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College Decision Day Brings Relief, Excitement And Big Worries About Money

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The new Amazon Echo Dot For Kids is that little green thing on the bedside table. Amazon hide caption

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Kids, Meet Alexa, Your AI Mary Poppins

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