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The GOP tax plan is a declaration of war on learning

The transformation the Republicans want would make the nation collectively dumber and much more dependent on profit-making businesses.

Betsy DeVos’s attack on public education is just beginning

Devos continues to ignore key issues like racial integration of schools or rectify the harms of segregation.

How privatization cuts us in two, while public institutions make us a better people

More profits for the privatizers, more health concerns and expense and disdain for the public. 

Like her boss, Betsy DeVos makes a disaster all about herself

“It’s going to be a profit boom for charter schools, and it’s going to hasten the demise of traditional public schools.”

Wanted: Strong candidates who believe in public schools

What does it take to provide quality, top-notch education for our students?

A high-powered lawyer decides to leave career to teach and inspire students in low-income...

Mr. Ismail is now the headmaster of Newham Collegiate Sixth Form in East London.

What to do when you see science denial at the science museum

I went to DC’s Smithsonian Museum of Natural History expecting to learn about the history of our planet. Instead, I stumbled upon a Koch-funded climate denial disaster.

Ohio teachers win back regular raises

Preparation, communication, and unity were the keys to their success.

Time to solve the student debt crisis

This is the kind of issue that progressives should aim to solve.

Student loan giant’s lost paperwork results in thousands of dismissed loans

The lost paperwork is further evidence that the loan-industry complex is disinterested in acting on behalf of their student-borrowers.