To deal first with the problem of student loan debt, the executive order does not involve any outright forgiveness of the over $1 trillion students and former students owe to the big banks.
Gale Elementary School in Rogers Park is being starved out by Chicago Public School officials.
Well it looks like a judge has struck a huge blow against teachers in California.
A coalition of student organizations and individuals came together over the past few months to plan a student walkout and protest at San Diego State University.
While race-conscious admissions policies never will bring a wholesale end to racism, they are critical to combating the exclusion of non-whites from higher education.
Over 500 University of California Los Angeles workers, teachers, undergraduate and graduate students participated in a strike April 3 that ended in a mass sit-it at the Chancellor’s Office.
Brown v. Board of Education overturned almost 60 years of the racist “separate but equal” doctrine embedded in the infamous 1896 Plessy v. Ferguson U.S. Supreme Court decision which legalized racist Jim Crow segregation in the South.
Brown vs. Junta de Educación anuló casi 60 años de la doctrina racista de "separados pero iguales" incrustada en la infame decisión de la Corte Suprema de 1896, Plessy vs. Ferguson.
Currently there is a struggle in California over permanent status (often called “teacher tenure” in the media), which is in fact an attack on a teacher’s right to due process.
This new two-tier system contradicts the mission statement of California's Community Colleges.