The Prince William Education Association led a successful community-backed effort to reduce class sizes.
Tag: class size
This week we talk about a rally for public education in WI, educators striking for class size in WA, CEA President supports excise tax repeal in CT and a majority of Pennsylvanians support the governor’s historic education budget increases.
This week we feature WA educators striking for smaller class sizes, IL Gov Rauner’s continuing attacks on working families, an upcoming retiree lobby day in CT and the newly released legislative report card in UT.
This week we talk school librarians in MI, linking employee evaluations to licensure in MA, the class size campaign in WA and feature student members in CT who volunteered to rehab a high-need elementary.
This week we talk about the strike in South Burlington, VT, education funding cuts in MI, ALEC making noise in OH again, and feature a new video ad from the WA class size campaign.
“We were nervous, but as soon as students came into the classroom, it’s amazing how quickly things fell back into place.”
This week MS educators get a funding initiative on the 2015 ballot, San Ysidro, CA educators go on strike, UMass educators and students rally for fair contracts and we feature video from the WA class size campaign.
“We hope to be back in the classrooms soon, where we belong.”
“if we look like we’re “having too much fun,” it’s us doing all we possibly can to keep morale up, to keep every last one of us from breaking because I can promise you, we all die inside a little more every day this goes on.”
Teachers stand firm as parents continue to side with them against a school board roundly criticized as pursuing an extreme agenda despite widespread community opposition.