New legislation has important implications for science education, particularly the presentation of evolution and climate science in public schools. How broadly should religious freedom extend? What is at stake?
The vast difference in states' standards for homeschooling raises troubling questions about children's growth and their prospects of ever developing real autonomy. It also casts doubt on the legitimacy of home-based learning.
Recent censorship in Alabama and Arkansas of a cartoon same-sex marriage in a kids' show on public television raises questions about audience and inclusivity. Who is guilty of "having an agenda?"
What do Elizabeth Warren's proposed policies regarding student debt relief say about responsibility and fairness?
We rely on the internet to get our news and stay informed, but Google searches can be slanted in ways that are hard to detect.
How should we balance the social and educational benefits of controversial literature with the danger it might pose for impressionable young minds?
The use of personalized learning programs in public schools have prompted protests. Are there reasons for concern?
The recent admissions scandal has revealed the unfair advantages that certain people have when applying to school, and what that might mean for the rest of us.
Colorado students are testifying in favor of a bill that would make comprehensive sex education the norm in public schools, but not all parents are happy with the legislation.
Choosing a valedictorian has long been a tradition of high school graduation. Due to concerns about student stress, its status is now in question.