Also, he fell short of a state senate seat, but the experience has stoked one educator’s passion to fight for children.
Issue Educator Voices
Ballot measure defeats show voters, communities care about and support public education
Make no mistake about it, educators, parents and community activists in Milwaukee are fighting for the very survival of our public school system.
“I’m not sure what the tone will be like over the course of the day, but I know they’re fearful. I’m going to reassure them that they are safe.”– Robert Ellis, California educator
Educators organize to give all students access to quality language learning opportunities.
“Pro-public education candidates help limit the consequences of high-stakes standardized testing, and provide teachers with the autonomy we deserve in the classroom.”– Ashley Muscarella
“I think we’re seeing a level of social protest that we haven’t seen in a long time.”
The NEA Ed Justice team catches up with Stephanie Tellez two years after her participation in NEA’s Minority and Women’s Leadership Training Program.
H.S. Bilingual/ELL English educator urges parents, communities to stand together to thwart Trump Effect.
“This election matters to my life, my family, and my students. The issues matter to our society, our nation, and our future. It is clear that our voice, our activism, and our vote matters.”