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An Education Innovation That Beats Learning Pods

Faced with public education’s failure to adapt to Covid-19, parents who can afford it are pooling their resources and hiring private tutors to lead home-based “pod” schools. Dreading the prospect of a mass exodus of families from traditional public schools, progressive pundits are condemning these parents for pioneering “the latest in school segregation.” But education policy makers truly committed to “equity” should look past the current crisis for ways to serve students better within the traditional public-school system.

More than half of Idaho’s high-school seniors are enrolled in college—many remotely—thanks to its four-year-old “Advanced Opportunities” program. When Idaho students reach seventh grade, the state provides them with $4,125 that they can use to customize their high-school education. Depending on their career and educational goals, students can use the money to earn college credit by taking courses that are taught online, on campus, or by high-school teachers in partnership with professors.

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Beats Headphones Are on Huge Sale Everywhere Right Now

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From Good Housekeeping

Just as students anticipate the new school year, Apple customers wait year-round to see if the technology brand will mark down any of its iPhones, iPads, and MacBooks to make room for newer models ahead.

Apple’s back-to-school offers for “education pricing” usually start around the beginning of the school year through the end of September, and are exclusive to only current students, teachers, faculty, and staff, and homeschool teachers of all grade levels. You can shop the sales if you’re currently a student, or parent of a student, or a faculty/staff member at a K-12 or higher-education institution. Here are the full details of Apple’s back-to-school deals happening now:

The Best Back-to-School Offers at Apple

All offers are valid online, in-store, at Apple-authorized campus stores, and over the phone at 1-800-MY-APPLE. In addition, Apple tends to reveal the newest iPhone generation during this time,

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