James Cersonsky

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AP Photo/J Pat Carter

Last month, activists launched the first national campaign against the organization—which isn't backing down anytime soon. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


AP Images/Todd Sumlin

This summer, alumni and current teachers are launching the first ever national campaign against the organization. Read more

Education in America

Activists demand that the Department of Education address discriminatory policies. Read more

Education in America


AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast

With tools from 1964, community activists are pushing the White House to turn federal education policy around. Read more

Education in America

The education nonprofit is also training the next generation of politicians, who have very specific ideas on school reform. Read more

Education in America