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President Trump ordered Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to look into whether the federal government has usurped state and local control of education. Olivier Douliery/Getty Images hide caption

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Student Loans: You've Got Questions, We've Got Answers

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Federal agents deported 23-year-old Juan Manuel Montes-Bojorquez. He is the first known immigrant protected under DACA to be deported. Juan Gastelum/AP hide caption

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This Islamic School Helps Students Build Their American And Muslim Identity

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Schools Will Soon Have To Put In Writing If They 'Lunch Shame'

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U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced several new hires this week, including Candice E. Jackson as deputy assistant secretary for the department's Office of Civil Rights and Josh Venable as chief of staff. Olivier Douliery/Getty Images hide caption

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