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One Reason Millions of Congolese Children Don't Go To School: Fees Parents Can't Afford

Gordon Brown | Posted 02.16.2015 | World
Gordon Brown

You may think that charging poor people to go to school is a vicious idea that should have been left behind in the 19th century but the Democratic Republic of Congo will need an extra $500 million simply to complete the abolition of school fees.

Lawsuit Challenges Idaho School Fees As Unconstitutional

Posted 10.03.2012 | Education

Russell Joki, a former Idaho school district superintendent, filed suit Monday against the state of Idaho and its school districts, alleging public sc...

Is Public Education Still Free If It Costs Money?

Posted 07.29.2011 | Education

An Ohio school district is the latest to implement a controversial "pay to play" policy, reports The Wall Street Journal. Medina Senior High, faced wi...