They are converting into private schools—and using voucher programs to thrive on the public dime.
It's unlikely that anyone believes that corporate profiteers are going to educate our children well.
Some residential programs for kids have settled on better ways to handle children. But the best practices are almost entirely self-imposed.
Under the regime of a predatory neoliberalism, compassion and respect for others are viewed increasingly with contempt while the spectacle of violence titillates the multitudes and moves markets.
Under new laws, U.K. teachers are expected to act as the "eyes and ears of the state."
A recent shift in public school demographics mirrors the wider picture of growing poverty and dramatic inequality that has come to characterize American society.
A top official in the New York State Comptroller’s Office has urged regulators to require more transparency on charter-school finances. The response has been, well, nonexistent.
Though it may seem like an absurd, cruel joke, it's not just our police departments that are being militarized; our school districts are getting tanks as well. Here's what Stephen Colbert has to say about it.
Investigators found that children were being regularly pinned down or isolated and that their education was suffering as a result.