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"Wall of backpacks" set up as immigrant exhibit in opposition to Trump

 03/23/2017 - 06:11
View of the "State of Exception" exhibit at the Parsons School of Design, in New York, United States on Mar. 22, 2017. EFE/AGUSTIN DE GRACIA
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A "wall of backpacks" abandoned by dozens of migrants who crossed the Sonoran Desert trying to reach the United States is on display - and is still being added to - as an exhibit in New York in answer to the immigration policy of President Donald Trump.

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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 6:00am
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View of the "State of Exception" exhibit at the Parsons School of Design, in New York, United States on Mar. 22, 2017. EFE/AGUSTIN DE GRACIA

[OP-ED]: Our education system won’t be fixed by dumping more devices into the classroom

 03/14/2017 - 16:56
In addition to sleek new Chromebooks or iPads for students, teachers need schools to provide them with high-quality training, new classroom-management strategies and top-notch resources with which to revamp lessons.

Former Education Secretary Arne Duncan recently issued a plea for greater student access to high-tech tools.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 4:30pm
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Esther Cepeda
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In addition to sleek new Chromebooks or iPads for students, teachers need schools to provide them with high-quality training, new classroom-management strategies and top-notch resources with which to revamp lessons.