Take Action › Tell Your Senators: Vote NO on Betsy DeVos for Ed Secretary Click here › By Amanda Litvinov The tide is rising against billionaire anti-public school crusader Betsy DeVos serving as the U.S. Secretary of Education–particularly following her following her awkward-at-best Senate hearing earlier this month. Teachers and education support professionals have taken the lead in voicing … Continued
More oversight and transparency needed to ensure corporate-style charter schools remain accountable to the students and communities they serve
Students and educators in Nevada, Missouri, and Maryland may face further cuts to already lagging education funding.
DeVos has been an outspoken leader on behalf of private school vouchers, unaccountable charter schools, education savings accounts and tax credits nearly three decades.
Educators are raising their voices to keep schools safe for all students and call out the Trump administration’s proposed corporate takeover of public schools.
School districts across the country are rushing to declare school campuses “safe zones” for undocumented students.
ESSA opens door for communities to have a conversation about authentic student assessments.
Take Action › Join educators to disrupt the school-to-prison pipeline. Click here › When North Carolina teacher Tracy Phillips heard about last week’s incident involving a Wake County school resource officer body slamming a teenage girl, she couldn’t even watch the video. “I was so disgusted,” she says. The video, which quickly went viral, shows … Continued
Betsy DeVos has no experience of any kind in public education–so we asked educators to share their perspective with her.
Betsy DeVos’ support for voucher schemes and for-profit charters signals danger ahead.