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How to define the worst college

There have been a few articles out lately about the worst colleges out there.

“These schools’ shortcomings, according to Washington Monthly, are not so much in the quality of the education… 606 more words


For-profit publisher moves to the third sector

By Ashley Lindley

Last Thursday, the for-profit book and magazine publisher McSweeney’s decided to become a nonprofit organization. The independent publisher, led by Dave Eggers, wants to make the switch so that they can publish more material in areas traditional publishers often ignore – like poetry and foreign translations. 253 more words

K12 Inc Investors Conference Call: You Are There!

K12 Inc. is a for-profit virtual charter school chain that trades on the New York Stock Exchange. It was founded by Michael Milken and Lloyd Milken. 1,477 more words

Education Industry

Charter Advocates Condemn Imagine Charters for "Crony Capitalism"

I have always hoped that leaders of the charter industry would call out the frauds in their midst. Where to start? It looks like they have finally turned against the profiteering of Imagine charters. 260 more words

Charter Schools

Ball League Raises Questions

As a Gainesville School taxpayer and Candidate for Presiding Commissioner, I have been following the Ozark County Times story and follow up Facebook conversations about the questions raised concerning the Gainesville Youth Basketball League with some interest. 500 more words

Ozark County

Glen Ford: For-Profit Colleges Destroy the Lives of African Americans

This is a dynamite article about the predatory for-profit higher education sector by Glen Ford of Black Agenda Report. He pulls no punches.

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Education Industry

Which Crowdfunding Platform?

Which crowd funding platform we are going to choose to raise enough money for the filming and marketing of the show is of paramount importance. 108 more words