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How L.A.’s Brentwood School Became a Battleground in the Culture Wars

A shift to a progressive curriculum has parents, faculty, and students at the elite private school locked in a furious ideological struggle that's tearing the campus apart
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Elite Prep Schools in L.A. and Across the U.S. Are Brazenly Inflating Grades

Before the college admissions scandal made headlines, some top schools were pressuring teachers to give students an edge by boosting their GPAs
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Can Lawmakers and Social Media Sites Stop Anti-Vaxxers from Going Viral?

Vaccine skeptics have long used social media to defy local health laws. Now a few are using it to stalk mothers of dead kids

What Makes a School Dynamic

The best high schools don’t make it easy for students. They’re not supposed to. But they should make it educational and, above all, inspiring