“When I look at what’s happening across the country in the field of education – the attacks on unions, the dismissive way teachers are treated by policymakers and the alarming funding priorities, I know that I need to take action.”
Issue Educator Voices
Even though they managed to make changes to the bill, educators say HB 520 is still bad news for students, public schools.
As NEA begins nominations for the 2017 Social Justice Activist of the Year Award, we had the opportunity to catch up with last year’s awesome winners—the Union City Educators.
Homeless liaison Jonathan Houston–who has experienced homelessness himself–cheers promising new provisions in ESSA.
Educators are sounding the alarm that students have become actual targets and collateral damage in the Trump administration’s assault on immigrants.
New audit confirms Minnesota needs to reform state-mandated testing policies
“It’s about how we can help these kids. With that kind of attitude things go really far.”
Parents and former students are joining the effort to show Betsy DeVos how critical strong public schools are in every community.
Educators invite lawmakers to participate in roundtable discussions to plot better assessments and futures for students.
An educator’s tips for activism that really work.