Increasingly the amount of debt America’s college students amass would exceed that of many developing nations. Americans currently owe $1.2 trillion dollars in student debt with each student borrower owing an average of $29,000. Student loan debt has become more than a burden. It’s become a barrier to the American dream. The National Education Association […]

Classroom teachers today feel they’re not being appreciated.  Education reformers, politicians, parents, taxpayers criticize teachers for the state of public education in America and Indiana.  New laws have placed more burdens on teachers.  The job of a classroom teacher now involves increased pressure to have their students perform well on tests. Teachers pay and even […]

After a stand-off in the third-largest school district in the nation that had the Chicago Teachers Union in deep debate with Chicago Public Schools officials, the strike has ended. Union delegates voted Tuesday to suspend the nine-day strike, sending 26,000 teachers and 350,000 children back to school Wednesday. “I have 34 little ones that I […]