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The Most Important Figure in School Reform We Never Talk About

It’s the principal. 

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Longform
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Drink
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The Vault
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Outward
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Inside Higher Ed
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Better Summer
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Gentleman Scholar
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Outward
Aug. 27 2014 2:53 PMListen to a Conservative Judge Brutally Destroy Arguments Against Gay Marriage
Atlas Obscura
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Lexicon Valley
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Better Summer
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Outward
Aug. 26 2014 2:57 PMWatch Ryan Murphy’s Poignant Emmy Acceptance Speech for The Normal Heart 
Quora
Sept. 1 2014 7:23 AMHow Do Casinos Catch Card Counters?
The Eye
Aug. 29 2014 1:00 PMBritain Shames Its Ugliest New Buildings With an Annual Prize
The Vault
Aug. 29 2014 12:30 PMThe Testimony of a Laborer Forced Into Peonage in Early 20th-Century Alabama
Outward
Aug. 29 2014 9:00 AMComing Out Still Makes Me Nervous. Will It Ever Be No Big Deal?
The Slate Quiz
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The Eye
Aug. 28 2014 12:28 PMThe Iconic Moleskine Notebook Goes Digital
The Vault
Aug. 28 2014 11:11 AMThe Patchwork Maps That Helped Prospectors Track Mining Claims in the American West
Dear Prudence
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Dear Prudence
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The Eye
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Outward
Aug. 27 2014 12:17 PMRare Photos of Queer Life in Kampala, Uganda, in the Days of the Anti-Homosexuality Act.
Outward
Aug. 27 2014 9:54 AMHow Should I Greet a Closeted Co-Worker’s Partner? (Video.)
Education
Aug. 26 2014 11:42 PMSyllabus Tyrannus The decline and fall of the American university is written in 25-page course syllabi.
Outward
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