When it comes to college admissions, “for every privileged student whose bad SAT score keeps them out, there is another whose SAT helps get them in.”
It's not hard to imagine a moment when Democrats pushing to increase teacher pay will have to confront an expanding charter school sector.
Activists on the religious right drafted a law that encourages Bible classes in public schools and got at least 10 state legislatures to introduce it this year.
In California alone, the state with the most charter schools, the failure rate for federal grant-awarded charters was 39 percent.
DeVos has been touring the country to promote her plan to hand over billion of dollars in federal tax credits to private schools, religious schools, and homeschooling.
According to a report in the Dallas Morning News, the Texas State Board of Education on Friday issued a preliminary vote to sharply cut back the social studies curriculum in the state.
If there’s anything that’s come out of the Trump era, it’s a galvanization of activism across the country, renewed by enthusiasm, from the women’s march, to the fight of teachers for fair pay.