Bronx residents send a message to Bloomberg and the Department of Education: More schools!
Nationwide students are on the move this week leading rallies, marches and educational forums highlighting student-worker solidarity, the fight for jobs, worker rights and increased access to higher education during the 11th annual National Student Labor Week of Action.
Nationwide college students are celebrating and applauding leaders of the House of Representatives after they passed major student aid reform along with the historic health care bill on Sunday.
Hundreds of high school students walked out of classes across the city March 10 to protest elimination of junior varsity sports programs.
In an analysis by Gallup, data shows Obama's ratings among young voters remains high compared with ratings for past presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush during their administrations.
Hundreds of thousands of students, parents, faculty, campus workers and community supporters demonstrated in California and around the country March 4 in a massive protest to save public education.
Students are demanding stronger action following a series of racist incidents, including parties with racist themes and a noose hanging in the campus library.
Gregory Cendana, president of the United States Student Association, says students and community members are mobilizing coast to coast to defend public education in "March 4 Education" rallies next month.
Every year millions of students graduate from college with tens of thousands of dollars in student loan debt.
The Obama administration is proposing major changes to the nation's No Child Left Behind education law.