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What: Shares of for-profit college Education Management
So what: Private schools are booming today in general as the Senate Education Committee advanced revisions to the No Child Left Behind act last night. If approved, the 1,000-page bill would lower the performance standards for teachers and schools.
Now what: Education Management wasn't the only jumping school today, as peers Career Education
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