Category: Education

I Am (an Older) Woman. Hear Me Roar.

When Susan Zirinsky takes over CBS News in March,

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The U.S. Millennial Education Deficit

In the 2015 PISA assessments, South Korea ranked seventh

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For-Profit Chain Cancels $494 Million in Student Debt to End State Investigations

Nearly 180,000 former students at for-profit schools run by

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The Exhilaration of Revolt

As the organizer Mariame Kaba says, “Hope is a

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Kids Shouldn’t Have to Sacrifice Privacy for Education

  This year, the media has exposed — and

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Trump Administration Rolls Back Obama-Era Rules for School Lunches

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is not shy about sharing

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With Democratic Wins, Charter Schools Face a Backlash in N.Y. and Other States

  Over the last decade, the charter school movement

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Michael Bloomberg: Why I’m Giving $1.8 Billion for College Financial Aid

I have always been grateful for that opportunity. I

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This 31-year-old had had enough. So she ran. And won.

What finally did it for Kathy Hoffman was watching

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Common Ground
We don’t need to search any further for common ground in our country. We have it.
We all want the same things – a safe, prosperous, free, democratic nation with opportunity for all. At the same time, we will all be harmed if our democracy, our free press, our Constitution and our core American values are threatened. We will all certainly be harmed if reckless behavior triggers any number of potential armed conflicts.

None of us know how this will all play out so let's make a deal. Let’s get up to speed on the issues, establish some facts, take action and watch what happens together . . .