1 in 5 part-time faculty members live below the poverty line.
The past few decades have seen a dramatic shift away from investment in educators and affordable, accessible higher education for students toward a big-business model where corporate boards and their administrators — many of whom have never set foot in a classroom — determine how to spend precious tuition revenue.
We can do better.
We’ve got an aggressive plan to address the failing standards for faculty and students, but to do that we’re going to need resources. Help us address the state of higher education in this country.