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COLLEGE WINNER: Catastrophe is different when it is personal.

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.

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If the Barnard administration takes the idea that adult women should have control over their bodies seriously, then students and RAs should be able to decide for themselves how often guests can stay over. 

November 6, 2013

The knowledge that students can forgo tests without repercussions has emboldened parents across the state.

November 5, 2013

Civility that comes at the expense of further marginalizing the subjugated is not only worthless, but also criminally dishonest.

November 4, 2013

Preventing New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly from speaking on campus exacerbated the problem it aimed to solve.

November 4, 2013

Learning at Brown is a process in which disagreement plays an integral part. 

November 4, 2013

Across the country, students are sitting-in, speaking out and unionizing for justice.

October 29, 2013

On Sunday, October 20, NYPD officers and CUNY security marched into the main academic center at CUNY City College unannounced, put the campus on lockdown and seized files, documents, and personal property. 

October 25, 2013

The Brown Divest Coal Campaign is asking Brown University to divest from any holdings it has in America's fifteen largest coal companies and is hopeful for a “yes” vote on divestment this October.

 

October 18, 2013

The Maryville case is yet another example of why we need to educate people about rape.

October 16, 2013

But Judge E. Boasberg will let some civil rights claims move forward, a positive sign for education activists.

October 14, 2013