Because dropping hundreds of thousands of dollars on tuition isn't always an option.
State curricula tend to place more emphasis on the experiences of families who entered Ellis Island in the early 1900s than those crossing into Arizona or fleeing Aleppo today.
Squatting drug dealers, filthy kimonos, internet boyfriends, and more.
This year, the bell also rang for the children of refugees living at the occupied City Plaza hotel in Athens.
His message to young people: Don't quit too soon.
There are two narratives about undocumented youth in the United States: criminals, or university-bound valedictorians. So what if you're just a middle-of-the-road undocumented teen?
Hillary Clinton's proposal to eventually make state college free for everyone whose families make under $125,000 a year could change higher education, but it's more complicated than it appears at first glance.
Seems reasonable considering he read Lord of the Rings at five and started studying calculus at six.
A new admissions policy is just one of the unprecidented changes the school plans on making to acknowledge its role in the slave trade.
Teaching LGBTQ history in public schools represents something much deeper than just that—it's the affirmation of the personhood of LGBTQ students.
Trump says he might soften his immigration strategy, a 6.2 magnitude earthquake leaves dozens dead in central Italy, Tesla unveils a new "milestone" battery, and more.
In a landmark decision, the feds said graduate students who work as research and teaching assistants should be considered employees.
The model can be used in schools to teach kids more about sexual pleasure instead of simply how the genitals work.
The suit claims that Mohamed felt he had been treated unfairly as a Muslim student since arriving in Irving, Texas.
By law, you can't be discriminated against in the workplace for having HIV—but the reality is that law can be completely ineffectual.
"There was a time when the university was a place of the mind where you expected academic freedom, where if you graduated from that university you'd actually be an educated person. Those things aren't necessarily true anymore."
You can find the main character's resentment of otherness, intense fear of change, single-minded devotion to law and order, and pointless brow-beating in Donald Trump's supporters.
The Satanic Temple is working to provide an alternative to Christian after-school clubs.
It's not just students taking modafinil to help them power through their workload.
Two important decisions were handed down by the nation's highest court Thursday morning.
We follow a 14-year-old Zambian girl through a pre-wedding ritual before she's taken out of school and married off to a 48-year-old man on tonight's episode of WOMAN on VICELAND.
This makes keggers a little more depressing.
The Oregon city's school board has decided that climate change isn't a two-sided argument.
Can you have a normal life if you've got to be a role model for a bunch of brats?