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Teachers fight for fair wages

Instead of worrying about if her students would eat dinner or if they have a proper set of gloves, West Virginia teacher, Tiffany Bell, is troubled about how much money she has in her bank account. She wonders what her family will eat for dinner or whether she has enough in her checking account to purchase a winter coat.

NewsChips: Hostess coverage ignores strikers' side of the story

On Wednesday, Judge Robert Drain ruled that Hostess Brands, the baker of Wonder Bread, Twinkies and many other well known snacks, may liquidate, giving the company permission to shut down and sell its assets.

"Strike" out score-based evaluations

The Chicago Teachers' Union recently ended a strike against the implementation of a teacher assessment system based on test scores.
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