Graduating seniors at Bethune-Cookman University in Florida turned their backs in protest of U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos firstly of her commencement speech on Wednesday at the historically black institution.
I suppose, Ralph, the issues faced by the children in Detroit and those in similar circumstances in different cities eminate from poverty and, because of this, unstable neighborhoods. Longer hours in school would little doubt help them, but that is not the answer to their plight. Private colleges and Charter colleges pull important training funding that inevitably will hurt public colleges and give those that oppose public colleges extra ammunition to struggle towards the general public faculties. If the firms paid their justifiable share of taxes some of these problems might be alleviated.
The budget calls for investing $1 billion in school districts that promote college choice. It would increase funding for constitution school grants. And it would make investments … Read more