“Donald Trump has no understanding of what kids need to succeed in school or in life. He’s only concerned with his bottom line”: Becky Higgins, first-grade Ohio teacher
Three U.S. Senate races — in Nevada, Ohio and Pennsylvania — offer clear choices for educators, students, supporters of public education.
U.S. Sen. candidate Ted Strickland calls for a moratorium on for-profit charters.
New report highlights the need for more oversight for issuing federal dollars for charter schools.
New studies find disturbing levels of lead in drinking water in schools nationwide.
A consistent element throughout the top education news stories of 2015 is communities, educators and parents rising up and collectively taking action.
US Ed Dept. notified Ohio it must “refrain from drawing down any Charter School Program funds” until state provides audited information about charter performance, transparency and accountability.
Parents, community members and educators unite to take back school boards from divisive ultraconservatives.
This week: Testing in Illinois and Connecticut, Campus Equity Week actions from Massachusetts and the fight for Youngstown schools in Ohio.
The next big challenge: remedying funding inequities between charters and public schools.