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    • Make Everyone Take the SAT or ACT. And Make It Free.

    • By: Susan Dynarski
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    There is widespread concern about overtesting in schools. Yet we need all students to take the right tests if low-income and minority children are to have a good shot at a quality college education.

    "Make Everyone Take the SAT or ACT. And Make It Free." is from the July 14, 2017 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Susan Dynarski and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Fighting Bias in Programs for Gifted Students

    • By: Susan Dynarski
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Fighting Bias in Programs for Gifted Students" is from the April 09, 2016 The Upshot section of The New York Times. It was written by Susan Dynarski and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Online Courses Are Harming the Students Who Need the Most Help

    • By: Susan Dynarski
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    A single teacher can reach thousands of students in an online course, opening up a world of knowledge to anyone with an internet connection. This limitless reach also offers substantial benefits for school districts that need to save money, by reducing the number of teachers.

    "Online Courses Are Harming the Students Who Need the Most Help" is from the January 20, 2018 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Susan Dynarski and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • America Can Fix Its Student Loan Crisis. Ask Australia

    • By: Susan Dynarski
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "America Can Fix Its Student Loan Crisis. Ask Australia" is from the July 08, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Susan Dynarski and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Laptops Are Great. But Not During a Lecture or a Meeting.

    • By: Susan Dynarski
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Step into any college lecture hall and you are likely to find a sea of students typing away at open, glowing laptops as the professor speaks. But you won’t see that when I’m teaching.

    "Laptops Are Great. But Not During a Lecture or a Meeting." is from the November 24, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Susan Dynarski and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • How to Use Tax Credits to Increase College Attendance

    • By: Susan Dynarski
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "How to Use Tax Credits to Increase College Attendance" is from the April 19, 2016 The Upshot section of The New York Times. It was written by Susan Dynarski and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • A Fumble on a Key FAFSA Tool, and a Failure to Communicate

    • By: Susan Dynarski
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
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    Applying for financial aid for college got a lot harder this month, in the thick of application season, but it took federal agencies nearly a week to explain what was happening.

    "A Fumble on a Key FAFSA Tool, and a Failure to Communicate" is from the March 13, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Susan Dynarski and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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