Experts say that the growing concentration of wealth and influence at Ivy League colleges poses a “fundamental threat to our democracy.”
Education articles on Democracy Chronicles
It is clear that high rates of education are essential for countries to be able to achieve high levels of economic growth and to manage a modern democracy. Spreading quality education to everyone around the world is vital to progress.
A gloomy cloud has descended upon America due to political dysfunction and discontent. Education could be how to fix U.S. democracy.
On Monday, the Oregon House of Representatives passed a bill requiring high school students to take a semester of civics.
Academic freedom, like press freedom, is facing an onslaught from repressive governments throughout Asia, but this is rarely discussed.
A white stripe on a student’s ID for the student’s name could make that student’s ID serve as voter ID, thanks to two FSU students.
A number of colleges and universities around the country are implementing Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) in their student elections.
Our guest this week argues that, much like democracy itself, public education is an ideal that we’ve never quite lived up to.
Protests for free, fair education shaped South Africa’s history and constitution. The protests persist despite the end of apartheid in 1994.
Harvard Law School has announced a new Election Law Clinic aimed among other things at providing students with litigation experience.
The Civics Center has released a new report that examines youth voters in the U.S. and the existing gaps in American democracy.