News You Need To Know Now

  • ObamaDenverCrowd600x400

    President Obama honors American workers at labor event in WI

    American workers are encouraged to join elected leaders, educators to fight for the future of our children

    Read More »

  • Becky Pringle DACA

    NEA hosts clinic for students eligible for Deferred Action immigration program

    Nearly a dozen attorneys volunteered to help run the clinic and assist students and their families with the renewal process.

    Read More »

  • Fred DuVal with students

    Besieged AZ educators like gubernatorial candidate DuVal’s focus on students, schools

    DuVal unveiled an education plan that states his first priority is to “start investing in our kids’ future,” adding, “I’ll stop the cuts to our schools — not another dime, not another nickel, not another penny!”

    Read More »

  • alec_sign

    Microsoft dumps ALEC, pressure is on Google to do the same

    ALEC’s policies against students, public education, and middle-class families threatens the future of the nation.

    Read More »

  • empty classroom pic1

    Back to school under WI Gov. Scott Walker

    WI educator John Havlicek: “I don’t think Walker has shown that he values the most vulnerable of our citizens. It doesn’t take long to tear things down, but it takes a while to build them up. We need to start building again.”

    Read More »

  1. President Obama honors American workers at labor event in WI
  2. NEA hosts clinic for students eligible for Deferred Action immigration program
  3. Besieged AZ educators like gubernatorial candidate DuVal’s focus on students, schools
  4. Microsoft dumps ALEC, pressure is on Google to do the same
  5. Back to school under WI Gov. Scott Walker

More Top Stories

State new roundup for August 30, 2014

Scales of Justice 576x324

This week we talk about Common Core in OH, a new pension lawsuit in IL, a teacher appointed to the State Board of Education in CT and feature a back to school note from the new president of our MA affiliate, Barbara Madeloni.

Read More »

State news roundup for August 23, 2014

5073552229_5a8b9e966d_z

This week we talk about the CT Education Commissioner’s resignation, a new measure introduced in CA to reduce truancy and absenteeism, and share how you can get involved in MA’s upcoming retired member meeting and the Higher Education Conference in IL.

Read More »

Learn More to Get Involved