Education

Go deeper: How teachers fund immigrant prisons

Billions of dollars from teachers' pensions have been invested into private prisons that have detained captured undocumented immigrants near the southern border, according to a new report from The American Federation of Teachers.

Adapted from an American Fedration of Teachers report; Note: General Dynamics’s core business is not operating private prisons, but is included because it has contracts with migrant shelters; Table: Axios Visuals

By the numbers: Professors are concerned with higher education under Trump

Many professors in higher education are concerned about the future of education moving forward under the Trump administration with insufficient funding for education being the main issue, according to a survey of nearly 2,000 professors done by Top Hat.

Data: Top Hat Professor Pulse Survey 2018, conducted May 12-July 20, 2018; Chart: Chris Canipe/Axios