Recommended Reading / June 2nd, 2023 / By Divided We Fall (author)
Should we have a parents bill of rights?
Recommended Reading / April 21st, 2023 / By "The Fulcrum" Contributor
April 17-23, 2023 is the 6th annual National Week of Conversation , where thousands of Americans will join together to help bridge the divide between Americans by having conversations despite differences. To learn more and join an event, click here.April 17-23, 2023 is the 6th annual...
Recommended Reading / February 3rd, 2023 / By Divided We Fall (author)
Is opposition to CRT legitimate criticism or an assault on social progress?
Misinformation Watch / December 7th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Florida's "Parental Rights in Education Act," has been coined the "Don't Say Gay Law" by critics. This law has amplified an ongoing culture war over what can be taught in classrooms, but what is actually in this highly controversial bill?
Recommended Reading / October 24th, 2022 / By Dan Schnur
The nation’s highest court will soon be immersed in the work of fundamentally reshaping the future of higher education in this country.
Recommended Reading / October 3rd, 2022 / By Braver Angels
Below are four perspectives — two red and two blue — on President Biden’s recent executive action on student loan forgiveness.
Recommended Reading / September 12th, 2022 / By "The Conversation" Contributor
Here’s some of the research that explains why it’s natural to resist changing your mind – and how you can get better at making these shifts.
Story of the Week / September 8th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
As debates about COVID-19 protocols mostly die off, questions about safety, curriculum and faculty shortages remain.
Story of the Week / August 25th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Borrowers earning less than $125,000 per year will see at least $10,000 of their federal student loan debt cancelled.
Common Ground / August 15th, 2022 / By Clare Ashcraft
Education is an issue that touches everyone – and can easily be divisive, especially when it comes to matters like whether teachers should be allowed to conceal information from parents about their child. So, where do Americans agree on education policy?
Recommended Reading / June 20th, 2022 / By Richard Perrins
The Senate is getting a second chance to pass a civic education bill that failed to make the grade two years ago. On Wednesday, a bipartisan group reintroduced the Civics Secures Democracy Act, with the hope of sparking a Senate-wide vote to improve American students’ understanding of civics and history.
News / April 6th, 2022 / By Joseph Ratliff
Why would a poll showing overwhelming bipartisan unity be reported as a picture of American polarization?
AllStances / March 22nd, 2022 / By Antonio Ferme
Explore all perspectives, stances, and arguments for and against teaching about LGBTQ+ topics in the classroom.
Bias / March 15th, 2022 / By Henry A. Brechter
A Florida bill has consistently been framed as anti-LGBTQ+ by left-wing media outlets, and consistently defended as protecting parents’ rights by right-wing sources.
Recommended Reading / November 12th, 2021 / By Dan Schnur
Conversations about education require nuance and negotiation, which is not the way American politics works today.
Recommended Reading / November 2nd, 2021 / By "The Conversation" Contributor
Community college students who take political science classes are more likely to register to vote, turn out to vote and understand constitutional checks and balances.
AllStances / October 21st, 2021 / By Henry A. Brechter
Should hate speech be kept off campus, has it been defined too broadly, or is it not a valid concept at all?
Story of the Week / September 9th, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
The return to in-person learning has been a focus of media coverage across the spectrum.
Recommended Reading / May 12th, 2021 / By Max Karlin
In the United States today, politics seems to be less about governing and more about finding the best way to demean the other side. The result: a partisan divide and an epidemic of affective polarization. Affective polarization is defined as “the extent to which citizens feel more...
Recommended Reading / February 18th, 2021 / By Jackson Lanzer
From the Center This viewpoint is from a writer rated Center. “We are all in this together” was a powerful message that I gleaned from my conversation with Adam Hoffman on the evening of January 6th, mere hours after a mob of Trump supporters stormed our nation’s capital, embodying the...