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Stop Holding Us Back


 
This month, more than three million high school students will receive their diplomas. … But one-third of the nation’s African-American and Latino young men will not graduate.
 
 
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What's Lost as Handwriting Fades

As emphasis shifts to keyboards in schools, memory and motor skills may suffer. New evidence suggests that the links between handwriting and broader educational development run deep.
 
 
 
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