Homeless liaison Jonathan Houston–who has experienced homelessness himself–cheers promising new provisions in ESSA.
President Trump and Secretary of Education DeVos used a private school Florida to kick off their campaign to promote the privatization of public schools.
Educators are sounding the alarm that students have become actual targets and collateral damage in the Trump administration’s assault on immigrants.
Under a GOP proposal to slash Medicaid, millions of children will lose medical coverage. That will mean more barriers to learning for already vulnerable students, say educators.
New audit confirms Minnesota needs to reform state-mandated testing policies
Charter schools need to be held to same rigorous standards as traditional public schools.
“Our elections should be determined by our communities, not outside money from billionaires with a sordid history of failed privatization schemes like Betsy DeVos, the Walton family and Eli Broad.”
School finance laws are under fire in Kansas, New Jersey, and Mississippi—where state leaders have shared a common tactic.
“This is a public school and everybody is welcome as they are. The onus is on us to make any accommodations within our human power to help all of our students feel safe and happy.”
“I always had rapport with my students, but I realized I was too quick to put students out of my classroom and into the pipeline.”