Poor performance and shoddy financial practices have plagued the sector for years. Political pressure may finally bring oversight and accountability.
A new “report card” grades each state on commitment to public education and resistence to charter schools and voucher programs. How did your state rank?
The bad news is that the demands and pressures on our schools are growing. The good news is that the nation is finally looking to educators for solutions.
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.”
The teaching shortages across the country are real and very troubling, but fueling the pipeline with uncertified and underprepared teachers isn’t the solution.
A successful campaign in 2013 by a Pennsylvania local struck a blow against privatization that is having a lasting impact.
Rural schools – and the 9 million students they serve – stand to lose big from the Trump-DeVos privatization agenda.
A new book explores the original vision for public education and what can be done to revive it.
Who are the advocacy groups, profiteers, and media outlets behind the privatization movement? A new report is naming names.