In the expanding effort to privatize the nation's public education system, an ominous, … Read more about How corporations are forcing their way into America’s public schools
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Betsy DeVos has been the Secretary of Education for three years, making her one of President Donald … Read more about American Federation of Teachers: Three Years of Betsy DeVos Has Been Bad for Education
NEW YORK– On a rainy Monday, students hustled into a large building in Manhattan containing two … Read more about These activists are too young to vote in 2020 election, but climate change has them fed up
A survey of 1,000 likely 2020 voters conducted by the National School Boards Action Center found a … Read more about Poll: Voters across party lines prioritize school safety, oppose public funding for private schools
LOCKPORT, N.Y. — Jim Shultz tried everything he could think of to stop facial recognition technology … Read more about Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos gave a speech late last month in which she compared a woman’s choice … Read more about How Betsy DeVos’s framework for ‘school choice’ ignores America’s racist history
Meaghan Edwards had just finished reading children’s books to her son’s third-grade class when the … Read more about More students are learning on laptops and tablets in class. Some parents want to hit the off switch.
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has shown how politically potent and polarizing ideas like … Read more about Who Could Be the Next Secretary of Education After the 2020 Election?
"Now that the bill has been signed into law, it is crucial that we stay engaged and keep the … Read more about It’s crucial to keep up momentum on Education funding