Students at the University of Southern Mississippi were assailed with graphic images last Monday by a pro-life group that styles itself "Missionaries for the Pre-Born."
A troubling homework assignment asked third-graders, "What is an illegal alien?" and whether the U.S. should put them to death, force them to work in the army or shoot them into outer space.
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.