Miami Dade college will begin offering free tuition to local residents and discounted tuition to undocumented students.
Students, teachers and even one school board member protested education funding cuts.
Young activists are flocking to the Red School Bus Tour, sponsored by the People Before Profits Education Fund.
Undocumented immigrant youth spoke out about their lives, each telling a powerful story.
This month marks the 42nd annual Grassroots Legislative Conference and National Student Lobby Day, or LegCon as it's come to be known.
More than 10,000 students and supporters rallied nationwide during a national day of action to defend public education and the rights of public workers.
The Secular Student Alliance, which has chapters on 200 college campuses nationwide, announced that it would work to help high school-aged free thinkers express themselves.
Student leader say achieving Obama's goal will require courage from both parties to invest in education instead of making politically expedient spending cuts.
A month-long celebration linking the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Rides that desegregated interstate transportation in the South with today's movements to address racism, violence and unemployment was kicked off here.
The repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell and the close vote on the DREAM Act are milestones in the continuing struggle to expand democracy and equality in America.