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Our next American Controversies conversation will be Saturday, November 15th at 11:00 AM EST. This month's topic will be "Is there a Constitutional Right to Nullification and Secession?" Each webinar is a moderated discussion between scholars, with questions posed by teacher participants from across the country. We offer certificates for all of our online and in-person programs.
The U.S. Department of Education has found Princeton University to be in violation of Title IX, a federal law that broadly prohibits discrimination on the basis of gender at schools that receive federal funding. In this case, the department found the Ivy League school to be in violation of the law as it applies to sexual harassment and violence.Read full article >>
To understand just how much budget cuts have ravaged Philadelphia’s public schools, consider the discretionary budget — used to buy things like books, paper and other supplies — that the new principal of an elementary school discovered he had for 400 students this year: $160. That’s 40 cents per child.Read full article >>