Billions of dollars are spent on education initiatives that seek to improve opportunities for Americans, but Nick Hanauer, founder of the public-policy incubator Civic Ventures, argues that fighting inequality should come first.
The Trump administration will no longer allow for unaccompanied migrant children who are currently detained in shelters to have access to education, recreational activities and legal aid, according to new information this week, and as reported by NPR.
This year’s report from the National Education Policy Center titled Virtual Schools in the U.S. 2019 points out that virtual education might not actually be providing the tailored educational experience that most believed it did.
California leaders are uncertain of how to spend next year’s allocated funding for special education, with many arguing that the funds will not be distributed evenly, and when they are distributed, schools will get to spend the money however they want.
Historically Black Colleges and Universities serve a key role in higher education and in American society, producing the largest percentage of black professionals in the field of STEM, 80 percent of black judges, and 50 percent of black lawyers, as reported by The Atlantic