The Costs of Cutting School Spending

State budgets are in trouble due to the Covid-19 pandemic, with tax revenues in freefall and…

Religious Charter Schools Will Test Limits of Epinoza Decision

Kendra Espinoza with her two daughters at Stillwater Christian School in Kalispell, Mont. Applicant: HI, we’d…

The Better of the Two Big Antiracism Bestsellers

How To Be An Antiracist By Ibram X. Kendi One World, 2019, $27, 320 pages. As…

The Education Exchange: The Pandemic Is Killing Standardized Testing and the Accountability that Comes With It

The Education Exchange · Ep. 153 – Aug. 3, 2020 – The Pandemic Is Killing Standardized…

This Is a Perfect Time to Talk With Our Students About Social Injustice

The COVID-19 pandemic offers teachers a unique opportunity to capitalize on student empathy. Before the pandemic…

Getting Pepper-Sprayed by School Police Shouldn’t Be a Part of My Job

I have only felt the terrible sting and discomfort of pepper spray one time, and that…

Teachers, If You Haven’t Been Giving a Damn About Your Students, We Definitely Don’t Need You Now

Before I stroll into my routine of being a habitual line stepper, let me state my…

The Price Students Pay When Schools Are Closed

Teacher Kara McGrath, 42, waits as second-graders file into her room at Harding Elementary School in…

It Will Take More Than a Name Change to Rid Your School of White Supremacy

There is a myriad of disparities and gaps that exist in our society, placing people of…

Steer Federal Stimulus Money to Poor Students

After months of anticipation, Senate Republicans finally released their bid for the next big Covid-19 relief…