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Michelle Obama challenges high school students to go further

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First Lady Michelle Obama has created a national contest where high school seniors can enter a video on their school's financial aid efforts. The winner gets the First Lady as a speaker at their high school graduation.

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The South begins to rise -- in graduation rates

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Tennessee and Georgia saw a bit of a bump in their graduation rates from state data recently released.

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Massachusetts community summit takes aim at improving middle schools

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November 6, leaders will convene in Springfield, Mass. with the hope of becoming part of the solution to the city's high school graduation rates through its middle schools.

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