Educators push for legislation to give them more time to teach and meet the needs of the “whole child.”
This week: Testing in Illinois and Connecticut, Campus Equity Week actions from Massachusetts and the fight for Youngstown schools in Ohio.
Parents, community leaders agree to take standardize tests to understand what students go through.
Educators use television, radio, and digital ads to make reducing standardize testing a top priority for 2016 General Assembly.
This week we talk about PARCC assessments in OH, retiree health insurance in MI, a reflection on the NEA RA from MTA President Barbara Madeloni, and feature video of the National Teacher of the Year on the importance of activism.