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    ‘Why I’m an Education Voter’: Meet Wisconsin’s Marie Knutson

    Kindergarten paraeducator Marie Knutson explains why the 2014 election is “huge for Wisconsin kids.”

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    Unions give charter school educators more freedom to give their best to students

    NJ charter school educators band together to create a stronger voice for students.

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    OH town parents, residents continue to stand with educators against school board

    “This proposal disrespects the level of commitment these teachers have brought to our children for years” — Reynoldsburg parent Beth Thompson

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    Educator puts face on misguided efforts to undermine retirement security

    Coalition highlights the real stories of those hurt by attacks on public workers’ retirement savings.

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    Education Organizers Find Power in Numbers

    “The forces we’re up against in terms of changing policy are heavily funded and have lots of resources,” explained Tomas Robles. “Coming together to train and share each other’s vision is how we can build power.”

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  1. ‘Why I’m an Education Voter’: Meet Wisconsin’s Marie Knutson
  2. Unions give charter school educators more freedom to give their best to students
  3. OH town parents, residents continue to stand with educators against school board
  4. Educator puts face on misguided efforts to undermine retirement security
  5. Education Organizers Find Power in Numbers

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State news roundup for August 23, 2014

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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.

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State news roundup for August 16, 2014

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This week we talk about public education activists protesting profiteers in New York, the Chicago Tribune’s attack on teachers and public schools in Illinois, truancy measures in California and recruiting public school students in Wisconsin.

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