2016 Election

How the federal government abandoned the Brown v. Board of Education decision

It’s illegal to run schools designed to keep out black students, but the Department of Justice is letting districts get away with it

After decades of pushing bachelor’s degrees, U.S. needs more tradespeople

California budgets millions to rebrand long-disparaged vocational education

Faced with the domestic terrorism at Charlottesville, Betsy DeVos fails another test

Our nation’s top education official refuses to condemn white supremacy

America has never had a merit-based system for college attendance

The new Justice Department plan against affirmative action takes us back a century or more

Put more gender studies in schools’ sex ed courses

We can’t teach safe sex if kids don’t understand their own and others’ gender identities

What some colleges are quietly doing to help undocumented students

With sanctuary promises untested, institutions offer other long-sought help

In the America-first budget, schools come last

Trump’s education budget defunds public schools and universities, herds students toward private and charter schools

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What can Betsy DeVos really do?

Experts on left and right assess possibilities for expanding school choice and limiting the work of the Office for Civil Rights

How the immigration controversy could drive up the cost of college

Losing international students would cost U.S. universities billions in revenue

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