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States Adopt Common Standards, Shaking Up Teachers and Publishers

The common core is accelerating changes in the industry that were first caused by the economy, creating more opportunities for smaller companies to produce and sell successful textbooks and changing the way lessons are taught.

Financial Aid Drives Admissions at World Journalism

Financial Aid Drives Admissions at World Journalism

For many students who receive acceptances, the most important question after getting into a school is how they will be able to pay for their education as tuition at college and universities around the country continues to rise.

Visit From the Boss

“Tomorrow WJPS will get a visit from Cathie Black,” Schneider announced on Thursday, with excitement creeping into her voice as she explained to students that the Chancellor of New York City Schools would tour several classes the next day.

Student Editor Steps to the Front of the Classroom

Student Editor Steps to the Front of the Classroom

Melissa Iachetta, 17, is the editor of a student-run newspaper in a community deeply invested in scrutinizing—and criticizing—the media.