by Bryce Covert Posted on March 23, 2015 Updated: March 23, 2015
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (D) has proposed using about a fifth of his budget surplus to create a universal preschool program.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on March 20, 2015 Updated: March 22, 2015
But he said he'd do it again "because it's the right thing to do."
by Judd Legum Posted on March 20, 2015
It started with a tweet. It's getting worse.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on March 18, 2015 Updated: March 18, 2015
With campuses already preparing to lay off teachers, eliminate entire majors and cut off scholarships, students and teachers are gearing up for a budget battle.
by Judd Legum Posted on March 16, 2015 Updated: March 16, 2015
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is known for waging political battles even if the odds of success are slim. But his latest crusade may be his biggest challenge yet...
by Jack Jenkins Posted on March 10, 2015 Updated: March 10, 2015
The committee lauded the school for its “rigorous and high-quality learning experience, one that…can be viewed as an exemplar in the liberal arts tradition.”
by Will Ragland - Guest Contributor Posted on February 25, 2015 Updated: February 26, 2015
South Dakota state Rep. Elizabeth May (R) claimed the Common Core State Standards was "part of the effect" of what caused the deaths.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 20, 2015
The multimillion dollar cut would hit a system already struggling with crumbling buildings, disappearing scholarships and declining enrollment.
by Judd Legum Posted on February 18, 2015 Updated: February 18, 2015
In all, the bill specifies 58 "foundational" documents that must be taught to all students.
by Judd Legum Posted on February 17, 2015 Updated: February 18, 2015
For some lawmakers, the bill doesn't go far enough.