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President Donald Trump holds the signed Education Federalism Executive Order during a federalism event with governors in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (ANDREW HARNIK/AP)

Trump order seeks to limit federal role in K-12 education

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April 27, 2017
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday that aims to reduce the federal government's role in K-12 education. Trump is giving Education Secretary...
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For now, House committee halts discussion on requiring servicemembers to pay into GI Bill

Education
April 27, 2017
WASHINGTON — A House committee backed off of a proposal to require servicemembers to pay into the GI Bill after a written draft of the idea provoked a rift between various...
Matthew C. Perry's Bobbi Hill boots the ball past Zama's Isabella Malovic during Saturday's championship match in the DODEA-Japan girls soccer tournament. Perry outlasted Zama 4-0 for the first title in the tournament in school history. DAVE ORNAUER/STARS AND STRIPES
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Girls' soccer: Perry girls break through for first DODEA-Japan title

Education
April 24, 2017
Bobbi Hill has won just about individual accolades in her four seasons with Matthew C. Perry girls soccer.

Embry-Riddle Worldwide to graduate inaugural class from US Pacific command campuses in Japan and South Korea

Education
April 25, 2017
Yokota, Japan —18 students will make up the inaugural graduating class from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide campuses located at U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM) bases...
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Track & Field: ASIJ’s Sease breaks his own 800 record again

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April 24, 2017
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan – American School In Japan senior 800 specialist Britt Sease broke his own Pacific record for the second time this season, clocking 1 minute, 51.89 seconds...