Bipartisan panel of Senators reject school privatization agenda, agrees to fund after-school programs
Tag: for-profit charter schools
President Trump and Secretary of Education DeVos used a private school Florida to kick off their campaign to promote the privatization of public schools.
Students deserve a strong advocate in charge of the U.S. Department of Education. Instead, they’re getting anti-public school crusader Betsy DeVos.
With the disappointing presidential election behind us, “it is no longer time to agonize; it is time to organize.”
Georgia educators are working hard to inform voters of the real intentions behind a proposed amendment that would enable state school takeovers.
Georgia teacher Melissa Ladd says the so-called “Opportunity School District” would destroy progress and effectively re-segregate schools.
In Milwaukee and Youngstown, OH, educators, parents and residents are teaming up to keep their schools under local control.
Ohio’s growing charter school crisis, long a subject of local news interest, appears to be morphing into an issue that could flatten Kasich’s presidential campaign.
While charter school operators in those states are not alone in their questionable, if not legally suspect, conduct and practices, a common denominator is the inaction of governors.
A new study released by the Economic Policy Institute examines efforts to shut down Milwaukee public schools and replace them with charter chains.