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Alyssa’s Law, named for Parkland shooting victim, would push for panic alarms in school buildings

A Pennsylvania lawmaker wants public and charter schools to install silent panic alarms to improve public safety response times with a bill inspired by a Florida law named in memory of a Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School shooting victim.

The SAT test is going digital. Here’s what you need to know.

College-bound students will soon get the chance to experience the SAT like never before. For the first time in the United States, the standardized test will be offered solely in digital form starting March 9. It will also be shorter and adaptive — meaning that the difficulty of the test questions in each section depends on student performance at the outset.

Biden is forgiving another $1.2 billion in student loan debt starting today

President Joe Biden is slated to announce Wednesday during his fundraising trip to Los Angeles that his administration will cancel another $1.2 billion in student loan debt — this time for about 153,000 borrowers. All of them have been approved for the shortened repayment period benefit under the Saving on a Valuable Education (SAVE) Plan.