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Penn State fans

There is a message here about masculine privilege.

Students with laptops

Under the banner of high-tech progress, corporate lobbyists have rammed through legislation privatizing K-12 education across the country.

Melissa Benn

Melissa Benn attacks the deepening rift of privilege and privatization in Britain’s secondary schools.

Occupy College

The crushing burden of student debt has shattered the American dream for a whole generation. They want their future back.

If peacemaking is teachable, why are school so reluctant to offer classes in peace studies?

Congress has been unable to pass NCLB reform because the Tea Party has eroded the decade long bi-partisan consensus on education policy.

Chilean students are no longer willing to accept mountains of debt to gain an education, and they have taken over campuses to fight for greater access to the country's universities.

The journalist blames teachers unions, not economic inequality, for students’ failure to achieve.

We need a mandatory course in every high school that looks at society through the lens of ethics and morality, rather than efficiency and productivity.

School crossing

Aggressively pushing voucher programs, ALEC is calling on states to “transform the system, don't tweak it" in a large-scale assault on public education.

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Several employees at Eva Moskowitz’s charter network expressed discomfort with a March 4 political rally in Albany.

March 14, 2014

Students talk divestment with Harvard President Drew Faust.

March 13, 2014

Students at the University of North Carolina want to ensure workers who make UNC apparel operate under safe conditions.

March 11, 2014

The mayor signals he might accept universal pre-K without a tax hike. He might be in a better position if he had made that move weeks ago.

March 11, 2014

Foster youth are leading the fight for public child welfare services.

March 7, 2014

Across the state and beyond, students rail against racism and austerity.

March 7, 2014

President Obama's choice of Ted Mitchell as Under Secretary of the Department of Education has set off alarm bells for advocates for public education.

March 7, 2014

With student loan debt and college costs skyrocketing, a new group aims to push for change inside and outside Washington. 

March 6, 2014

Tufts University declines to divest and students respond.

March 5, 2014

A narrow decision on charter school co-locations has charter proponents howling—but is their outrage overblown?

March 5, 2014