This week we talk about new teacher evaluation flexibility options in CT, special ed teachers testifying against a new voucher bill in WI, an MEA-MFT member and educator being tapped as the new Lt. Governor in MT and feature a wrapup of the recent COLA and class size lobby days in WA.
This week we talk about pensions being slashed in Illinois, Montana building power for state employees, a report from Ohio showing millions in misspent taxpayer dollars aren’t being paid back and Utah announcing next year’s Educator Day on the Hill dates.
This week we talk about retiree health care in MA, an education researcher on vouchers in WI, a new way to recruit community Partners for Public Education in PA and MT shares how to nominate educators from across the country for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
This week we talk about the call for an increased minimum wage in New Jersey, back to school messages from the Connecticut affiliate and Montana’s Gov. Bullock and feature video from Florida’s education accountability summit.
This week we talk about Montana’s recent tax reform rally, educators speaking out against Head Start cuts in Massachusetts, private school vouchers in Wisconsin, and feature two new ads from New Jersey that talk about budget cuts and high stakes testing.