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    Thousands of WA educators stage rolling walkouts over school funding

    Educators in nearly 60 Washington school districts have organized one-day walkouts to protest Legislature’s failure to fund K-12 public schools.

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    How Congress’ underfunding of special education shortchanges us all

    Congress has never met even half of its funding obligation under the law it passed to advance the opportunity of students with special needs.

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    Anti-worker bill comes crashing down in Illinois; Missouri version faces veto

    “It’s time for Gov. Rauner to drop the campaign against unions and concentrate on improving our schools and balancing our state’s budget.”

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    Iowa teacher already prepping for caucuses

    Fairfield, Ia., teacher Scott Slechta plans to keep public education in the conversation during the 2016 election.

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    Wash. teacher invites lawmakers into her classroom to teach . . . and learn

    “Teachers must value their voice as experts. How could they (lawmakers) know what we experience in the classroom unless we invite them in.”

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  1. Thousands of WA educators stage rolling walkouts over school funding
  2. How Congress’ underfunding of special education shortchanges us all
  3. Anti-worker bill comes crashing down in Illinois; Missouri version faces veto
  4. Iowa teacher already prepping for caucuses
  5. Wash. teacher invites lawmakers into her classroom to teach . . . and learn

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