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The School That Hate Built
A HuffPost investigation has revealed claims of abuse at a school run by a notorious anti-gay pastor in New York.
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Atlah Church Is Classified As A Hate Group. It’s Able To Run A School Anyway.
Pastor James Manning runs a school inside Atlah World Missionary Church. Former students say he psychologically abuses kids, teaches them to hate gay people, and convinces parents to abandon their children.
Republicans Make New Push For Program That Would Bolster Private Schools
Critics say the bill would divert resources from public schools. Betsy DeVos says that's "fake news."
West Virginia Teachers Announce Another Statewide Strike
Republican lawmakers are seeking to create charter schools, a move many teachers see as retaliation for their previous walkout.
Schools That Were Segregation Academies Now Ban Pregnant And LGBTQ Students
These Mississippi schools also receive new public funding through state vouchers for private education.
Florida Schools In Anti-Bullying Program Ban Dreadlocks And 'Progressive’ Hairstyles
A new voucher program aims to help bullying victims switch to private schools, as long as they don’t sport “unnatural” hairstyles.
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Exclusive: Florida Wants To Help Bullied Kids — Unless They’re Gay
A new program in Florida is supposed to help victims of bullying switch to private schools. But many of these private schools don't accept LGBTQ kids, and use historically inaccurate, bigoted curricula.
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States Are Favoring School Choice At A Steep Cost To Public Education
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The current debate over school funding must move beyond teacher salaries and whether the books in public schools are tattered.
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DeVos Finally Agrees Federal Dollars Shouldn't Fund LGBTQ Discrimination In Schools
Democratic Rep. Katherine Clark demanded a 'yes' or 'no' answer from the education secretary.
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'School Choice' Is A Lie That Harms Us All
Radical self-interest and self-preservation is the rotten, racist core of ideology of "school choice."
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What It's Like To Be A Homeless Student At LA's Richest Private High School
, Guest Writer
Tuition costs nearly double my parents’ yearly salaries combined.
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How 2 California Parents Could 'Home-School' Their Shackled And Abused Children
The home where police found that 13 children and young adults had been held in horrific conditions was listed as a private school.
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These Schools Get Millions Of Tax Dollars To Discriminate Against LGBTQ Students
You might not even know you're helping.
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Inside The Voucher Schools That Teach L. Ron Hubbard, But Say They’re Not Scientologist
Betsy DeVos wants to expand school voucher programs throughout the U.S. Get ready for that list to include schools that promote Scientologist doctrine.
Voucher Schools Championed By Betsy DeVos Can Teach Whatever They Want. Turns Out They Teach Lies.
These schools teach creationism, racism and sexism. They’re also taking your tax dollars.
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The New Tax Attack On Overly Elite College Endowments Has Potential Merit
Dean Emeritus, Ageno School of Business - Golden Gate University
But the legislation would hurt students, too.
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New Orleans' School System Has Failed Its Students Post-Katrina
Father, Public education advocate
Many of the parents and children who've returned after being battered and displaced by the hurricane still feel abandoned by our city.
School Choice: The Old Wolf in New Sheep’s Clothing
Arthur H. Camins
Science Educator, Education Policy Writer. All opinions are hi...
Segregation and the evil twins–racism and inequity–are the divide and conquer gifts that keep on giving to the rich and
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The Academics And Economics Behind School Choice
Rosa Salter Rodriguez
Indiana’s booming program highlights the benefits and battles over vouchers.
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Top 10 Reasons Public Schools Are The BEST Choice For Children, Parents And Communities
Husband, father, teacher, education advocate
Everywhere you look today you’ll find profits prophets of doom bemoaning the quality of our public school system. We’ve got
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School Choice—Past And Present
President, American Federation of Teachers
At the exact time I was giving a speech last week to 1,400 educators about ensuring that all children have access to a powerful
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