This week we feature the class size ballot measure in WA, a new school safety initiative in MI, a charter/public school comparison website in OH and video from MT’s educator listening tour.
Tag: school safety
This week we talk about an unfair evaluation system in Hawaii, the local impact of a new federal college ranking system, an ominous “firearms for teachers” bill in Missouri, and a campaign to stop a misguided attempt to amend IDEA.
New research promotes positive discipline strategies.
Recall elections fail to kill progressive majorities in Colorado Legislature
Last week, the Obama administration announced two executive actions aimed at keeping military-grade weapons out of the wrong hands and off the streets.
NEA Vice President Lily Eskelsen will be talking school safety at Netroots Nation this Friday at noon EST on Friday. Check back then for a livestream of the event.
This week we talk about Franklin County in Florida defeating a 19.5% pay cut, the early retirement option changes in Illinois, and feature articles from our Connecticut affiliate on the six month anniversary of Sandy Hook and a piece from Senator Tim Cullen on the recent voucher expansion in Wisconsin.
Six months after Sandy Hook massacre, educators renew their commitment to passing common-sense gun legislation
Biden: ‘In the end, I believe we will prevail.’
Online discussion leads to new ideas about school safety