Marla Eck, founder of Leihigh Valley Vanguard, shares the disheartening story of how - and more importantly why - the journal was started. The tl;dr version: adminstration forebade her students from writing on the course's blog because the school was worried about privacy and didn't wanted to share what was being taught in re medial English. I'll let you read between the lines yourself on that one.
But read it. It's worth it.