“It is not the responsibility of people of color to educate us. We can’t rely on colleagues or friends who are people of color to make up for our ignorance.”
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“Younger Black immigrants recognize that their voices have been missing from the conversation on immigration rights, so they’re creating their own spaces.”
Frustrated by years of underfunding and a crisis-level teacher shortage, educators and parents are putting pressure on lawmakers to provide appropriate support for public schools.
“I believe there was a clear before and after about how we think of ourselves and how other people think of us after hosting our Art Build.”
A handful of U.S. Senators have been outspoken on the need to renew federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program. Add your voice!
At the beginning of a new year, people lay out a game plan for the future and our elected leaders do too.
Make a pledge to be a voice on behalf of your students and public schools this year.
Amid setback, there were hopeful markers, stories and news in 2017 that remind advocates for students, public education and working families that hard-won progress still occurs.
For Throwback Thursday (#TBT), Education Votes revisits NEA’s stand against Trump’s Muslim travel ban.
It has been a year of ups and downs for social justice activism. Take a look back at the top five most read Education Justice articles of 2017.