Parents and former students are joining the effort to show Betsy DeVos how critical strong public schools are in every community.
State South Carolina
As candidates move their efforts to SC, they might consider a few figures about the Palmetto State: 59 percent of its college graduates have student debt, and the average amount is nearly $30,000.
College student and education activist outlines why it’s important for millennials to be active in the primaries.
The video of a school resource officer’s violent takedown of a 16-year-old girl has ignited new concern around school discipline policies that criminalize nonviolent behavior, particularly the conduct of students of color.
We left the pool because the three African-American members of our youth group were not allowed inside. My heart dropped completely. I remember 80 teenagers crying, hugging, feeling helpless.
Extremist legislators, governors — funded by corporate backers such as the Koch brothers — expected to continue their onslaught against educators, public education.
Kim Gray, a Head Start manager in South Carolina, is concerned about what happens when his center is closed next week thanks to the government shutdown.
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Election 2012 has passed, but restrictive voting laws can still impede the work of public education activists.
Some lawmakers would repeal the bill that has brought healthier meals to tens of millions of students, a key component to fighting childhood obesity.