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Valerie Strauss
The Washington Post's Valerie Strauss writes about everything that matters in education -- and some things that don't.
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Valerie Strauss Sep 16
Where Betsy DeVos started her 2019 back-to-school tour says it all about her ed agenda
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Valerie Strauss Sep 12
Education Department threatens to suspend employee who provided The Washington Post with budget data
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The Washington Post Sep 11
Education Department threatens to suspend employee who provided The Post with budget data
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Joe Heim Aug 28
If you'll permit me - a thread about American slavery. I’ve spent time this year looking at how the history of slavery is taught - and was taught -- in America’s public schools. Today, the Washington Post publishes the results of that reporting
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Valerie Strauss Aug 21
TEACHERS: if you are buying school supplies or getting them anywhere other than from your schools, please email me and tell me what you are getting and why your school isn't providing them. thanks. Valerie.Strauss@washpost.com
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The Washington Post Aug 13
Replying to @washingtonpost
Is your hometown already past the 2 degrees Celsius threshold? Use our interactive graphic to find out. (And toggle to Fahrenheit if you need.)
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Joe Heim Aug 5
In wake of El Paso shooting, Obama calls on country to reject words ‘of any of our leaders’ that feed fear and hatred
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Valerie Strauss Aug 5
‘This is our sad reality’: Bulletproof backpacks are a big back-to-school item
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Valerie Strauss Aug 1
Now it’s getting ridiculous: Four Democratic debates, no questions about K-12 education
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Josh Dawsey Jul 14
The men, crammed inside fences, were sleeping on concrete and said they hadn’t showered in many days. It was sweltering hot and the stench was horrific.
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Philip Rucker Jul 14
During the 2016 campaign, whenever Trump made racist or xenophobic comments there was a small but reliable chorus of Republican office holders who spoke out. Today, there’s silence, nine hours later.
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Philip Rucker Jul 12
Horrendous conditions at the border during VP Pence tour, as described in this powerful pool report from . Warning: It is difficult to read.
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Valerie Strauss Jul 2
Why school integration works
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The Washington Post Jun 25
This 13-year-old opened a bakery. For every cupcake he sells, he gives one to the homeless.
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The Washington Post Jun 25
The Internet is increasingly populated with false and misleading videos viewed by millions. The Fact Checker set out to develop a universal language to label misleading online video and hold creators and sharers of this misinformation accountable.
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The Washington Post Jun 21
Detained migrant children got no toothbrush, no soap, no sleep. It’s no problem, government argues.
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Michael Beschloss Jun 16
Burglars arrested at Watergate offices of Democratic National Committee, June 17, 1972:
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Valerie Strauss Jun 13
In a liberal Boston suburb, kindergarten teachers say their students are learning to ‘hate’ school
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Valerie Strauss May 28
I'm a Washington Post education writer. I'd like to learn more about that assignment. Valerie.Strauss@washpost.com
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Washington Post PR May 24
Statement from on Julian Assange indictment:
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