Recently, I had an opportunity to be a part of a committee that was awarding scholarships to local students.
Dangling a "solution" like MOOCs for low-income students relying on public universities to attain degrees and well-paying jobs is predatory.
A new report from the National College Players Association and the Drexel University Sport Management Department highlights the level of exploitation these players face.
There is an adage that goes, "once is an accident, twice is a trend." With regards to the cliff funding, that adage is being perpetrated.
It was nine days that shook Chicago, the 2012 teachers' strike changed the nation.
The American Federation of Teachers recently highlighted the tenuous employment and poor compensation of part-time college teachers.
The school is governed by a very conservative Board of Trustees, which imposes right-wing policies and codes of conduct under the guise of our religion.
A fight over teacher tenure is now raging because so-called education reformers have set their sights on destroying public education under the guise of saving it.
The kids of Chicago deserve better. They deserve a mayor who doesn't use them as political props.
In a time where tuition and books costs are strangling many low-income and working class students, why are we cutting when we should be funding this vital program?