The coronavirus pandemic has underscored equity challenges across U.S. public schools. “We’re all grappling with the unknown,” says high school teacher.
In her latest book, Diane Ravitch explains how efforts to disrupt and privatize public education are doomed to failure.
School privatization advocates continue to use the Court to push a political agenda that seeks to dismantle neighborhood public schools.
The new decade would be off to a great start if we could just discard a few of the policies, schemes, and myths that have undermined public education for too long.
It doesn’t matter what you call it. If the result is more money for private schools and less for public schools, it’s a voucher.
For the second time in 12 months, West Virginia educators have launched a statewide strike to stand up for students.
School voucher proponents insist low-income students benefit more from private schools. Wrong, say researchers at the University of Virginia.
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.
Targeting bullied students is one way voucher proponents in 2018 are doubling down on diverting scarce funding away from public schools.