New study points to how communities nationwide can assess the cost of implementing new charter schools.
California charters with teachers’ unions saw significant increases in student math scores
“I’m not sure what the tone will be like over the course of the day, but I know they’re fearful. I’m going to reassure them that they are safe.”– Robert Ellis, California educator
New report says cites problem with relationship between charters and the organizations that management them.
Educators join with community to draw attention to ALEC’s agenda to undermine working and middle-class families.
California educator who “wanted to make a difference” is up for Political Activist of the Year
NEA’s Office of Minority Community Organizing and Partnerships fights for equitable funding, lower class sizes and greater teacher diversity, and against any and all efforts to privatize public education.
Report adds more fuel to debate around charter school accountability, oversight.
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.
This week we talk about unaccountable charter school expansion in Washington and Wisconsin, transgender student rights in California and the State of the State in New York.