Vanessa Skipper shows students the power of their vote by leading rally to end over-testing in public schools.
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As a young teacher in an all-Black segregated school in NC, when Willa Johnson taught her students how to register to vote she was summoned to the principal’s office and summarily fired.
College student leaves SOTU address with a stronger commitment to fight for those struggling to attend college
Education activist Jesse Hagopian outlines the top stories of 2015 related to high-stakes testing.
Young activist cites research that shows Native American mascots are detrimental to the mental health and development of Native American youth.
Standing for students means fighting for education policies that support them and their families.
Bianca Zachary, president of the University of Missouri Student NEA chapter, shares her story of campus racism and how activists fought back.
“I am optimistic. I think ELL advocates across the country, in collaboration with our allies, can bring about major improvements in the education of ELL students.”
CA high school teacher testifies before congressional committee about the crippling impact of college loan debt