I've heard people argue that college students can easily spend $100 on a couple of nights out or on a pair of jeans, but why put the spotlight on the students making those choices? Talk to me about the thousands of college students that...
[The following is an adapted extract from the upcoming Battle for Open book, which I'm bouncing off you lot first]. I am not by nature an overtly political person, in that I don't interpret everything through a political lens.
Today, a survey released by the U.S. PIRG Education Fund shows that 65% of student consumers have opted out of buying a college textbook due to its high price, and of those students, 94% say they suffer academically.
Creative Commons licenses provide a flexible range of protections and freedoms for authors, artists, and educators. Over the last year weâ��ve been working on developing two new projects: the Open Policy Network and the Institute for Open Leadership.