The U.S. Department of Education has been controversial since President Jimmy Carter started it in 1979. Now many are wondering if it needs to exist.
The Cosbys gave Spelman College, one of America's 107 HBCUs, over $20 million dollars. What does his legacy mean for the future of black colleges?
In 1917, a Progressive education reformer surveyed the high school landscape and looked to the future. His grand plans still haven’t come to fruition.
Betsy DeVos strongly supports charter schools operating within the public school framework, and vouchers that help students pay private school tuition.
Historically black colleges and universities have also been on the forefront of fighting for desegregation.
Remember what it was like to put together a school report with only the encyclopedia volumes you could find ...
The graduate student union movement is a fight by low-paid workers to get more money and better benefits.
Kids develop images of themselves as "smart" or "not smart" at very young ages.
The opposition to the House Committee on Un-American Activities in 1950s San Francisco may offer insight on strategies for supporting academic freedom.
Donald Trump is putting forward a plan to massively increase the use of public money to pay students’ ...