Many of the challenges the teachers and administration work on with homeless children are social skills techniques for managing stress, anxiety and feelings. Here, students in Shelly Fryer's class take time for play. Katie Hayes Luke for NPR hide caption

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Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust poses for a portrait on campus in Cambridge, Mass. Faust has announced that she will step down next year. Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe/Getty Images hide caption

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Yale graduate student instructors (from left) Kelly Goodman, Robin Canavan and Gwen Prowse block an intersection in downtown New Haven, Conn., on May 11, to protest what they say is the university's inaction on sexual harassment. Local 33-Unite Here hide caption

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At Yale, Protests Mark A Fight To Recognize Union For Grad Students

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Kelly Jenkins prepares frogs for her students to dissect. Gabrielle Emmanuel/WGBH hide caption

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Transgender Teachers Talk About Their Experiences At School

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Michelle Griffith is one of about a thousand adult learners at Motlow State Community College outside of Nashville, Tenn. Emily Siner/WPLN hide caption

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At least 10 would-be members of Harvard's Class of 2021 had their admissions offers rescinded after a group exchange of racist and sexually offensive Facebook messages. LA Johnson/NPR hide caption

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According to a new policy paper released by UNESCO's Global Education Monitoring Report, while total development aid has risen 24 percent, aid for education has been on the decline for six years — falling 4 percent since 2010. Marcus Butt/Ikon Images/Getty Images hide caption

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies before the Senate Appropriations Committee on Tuesday. DeVos testified on the fiscal year 2018 budget request for the Education Department. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Asked About Discrimination, Betsy DeVos Said This 14 Times

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At least 10 admitted Harvard students had their admissions offers rescinded after a group exchange of racist and sexually offensive Facebook messages. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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