Universities are tough places for women to work. Parental leave policies are part of the problem.
More than 38,000 teachers and other public-service workers have applied for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; less than 1 percent have been accepted.
The order doesn’t create any new protections for speech on campus, but it does send a strong signal to his political supporters.
Six new faculty unions have organized since 2016 in Florida. All are motivated by a desire for a strong, collective voice on their campuses.
Low-income students at minority-serving institutions are more likely to climb the economic ladder than peers who chose a predominantly white institution, according to study.
“Betsy DeVos has fallen short yet again on a very simple and fundamental premise of her duty: to protect all students,” says NEA president.
Without these rules, students will be in the dark about which programs are right for them and which would be a waste of their time and money.
The move to cut counselors or privatize their services to save money is a life-threatening trend on campuses across the nation.
For-profit colleges account for 98 percent of all fraud claims, but education secretary has given the industry “everything they’ve lobbied for and more.”
Bargaining for the common good is a natural fit at public institutions whose missions—and funding—are entangled with the well-being of their communities.