By Alan Pyke on October 17, 2013
The number of states whose public school populations are mostly poor quadrupled from 2001 to 2011.
By Zack Ford on October 17, 2013
An anti-LGBT group has admitted that it invented claims that a transgender student was harassing girls in the locker room; her only crime was being trans.
By Bryce Covert on October 9, 2013
The shutdown is delaying payments that some schools near Native American reservations and military bases need to keep operating.
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By Zack Ford on October 7, 2013
The new documentary Valentine Road tells the story of the shooting of Lawrence "Larry" King by his classmate Brandon McInerney and the complex circumstances that impacted both boys' lives.
By Zack Ford on October 3, 2013
The newly formed Nebraska Family Alliance is using its first big campaign to attack transgender student athletes, but their concerns are unfounded.
By Zack Ford on October 1, 2013
Conservatives are trying to justify discrimination against transgender students, but their arguments simply erase LGBT people without providing any answers for them.
By Zack Ford on September 23, 2013
Transgender teen Cassidy Campbell made history by winning the Homecoming Queen crown this weekend, but the backlash she faced is a reminder that transphobia is still a significant problem.
By Bryce Covert on September 12, 2013
States have focused on cutting spending to deal with budget problems rather than revenue increases.
By Aviva Shen on September 9, 2013
Thanks to budget cuts, Philadelphia closed 24 schools, cut vital staff jobs, and exploded class sizes to 40 or more students.
By Bryce Covert on August 27, 2013
Public schools are dealing with sequestration cuts as children come back for the school year.