Sen. Bernie Sanders should abandon his call for a national moratorium on new charter schools because of its impact on students of color, an advocacy group has told the Vermont independent.
An education platform from the left-leaning Center for American Progress details approaches the think tank the president should take on issues such as charter schools, teacher preparation, and race.
Asked about a debate exchange on busing and school integration, President Donald Trump suggested that he would release a new plan on the issue soon, but provided few details.
Philanthropic groups backed by billionaire activist Charles Koch have announced a new political organization and support for an education incubator inspired by Silicon Valley.
School segregation has been thrust to the center of the 2020 Democratic primary, and the recent exchange between Sen. Kamala Harris and former Vice President Joe Biden touched on a host of sensitive, decades-old issues.
An exchange between two of the top-tier candidates for president highlighted how segregation in education could prove to be a potent issue in the Democratic Party's 2020 primary.
Wisconsin is one of a handful of states where how much schools will get this fall is still being debated in the state capitol.
The 2018 school shooting in Parkland, Fla., sparked conversations about gun laws at the Democratic presidential debate Wednesday night. Candidates praised youth activism that started days after that attack and noted that gun violence isn't limited to school shootings.
In a radio interview, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos said that while Trump has backed her school choice efforts, "Education has clearly not been at the top of his list of priorities to address directly."
Beto O'Rourke, a former Texas congressman, participated in an American Federation of Teachers town hall in Miami as part of the union's ongoing public forums featuring 2020 Democratic presidential candidates.