President says children are being “taught to hate their own country,” while former vice president Joe Biden says teachers should have more authority in the classroom
More than 80 individuals and organizations have come together to urge the commission established by President Donald Trump to retain federal guidelines issued by the Obama administration to combat racial disparities in school discipline.
Community colleges are as diverse as the communities they serve.
President Trump suggests that federal guidelines put forward by the Obama administration encouraging alternatives to suspension and expulsion somehow contributed to the Parkland school massacre.
Proposed cuts to federal program would be catastrophic for local after-school partnerships.
More people still support charters, but the margin has narrowed in an Education Next survey.
The U.S. Department of Education, which funds much of the K-12 and higher education programs nationally, would be downsized by more than 13 percent.
The Trump Administration has proposed eliminating Title II teacher training programs in 2017-18.
The president has accomplished few of the initiatives outlined in his Contract with the American Voter.
MALDEF president says landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling guarantees undocumented students the right to attend public schools.
Trump called for $1.4 billion in new funding for a school choice program that includes $168 million for expanding charter schools.
Cuts to California would come about if Congress agrees to $9 billion in cuts to the U.S. Department of Education budget
Her remarks appeared to be her strongest endorsement of public schools since taking office just over a month ago.
The Trump administration has had to overcome a series of controversies and embarrassments regarding civil rights since the November election.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos backtracks again on comments about historically black universities that stirred controversy.