Also this week: The public school racial wealth gap, charter school operators indicted for stealing millions and CSU applicants may be hit with higher fees.
After winning a Los Angeles school board seat, Goldberg speaks about charter schools, money and what it means to fight the good fight.
Borrowing tactics from the Occupy and labor movements, a coalition of faculty and anti-gentrification activists has set up a tent city outside the University of Southern California. Their proclaimed target: USC’s culture of greed and opaqueness.
Gavin Newsom hailed a new charter school transparency law he signed. Why won’t the law prevent charters from failing?
Co-published by the American Prospect
Prisons have been called universities of crime. What if they became, instead, actual universities?