NEA’s 2017 Activist of the Year will be announced at organization’s Representative Assembly in Boston next week.
Issue Future Educators
Many of our preservice teachers had never heard of the pipeline, but almost all of us will have students who could be touched by it.
“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.”
“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
“Native people have played such an important role in the history of this nation. But decades of feeling marginalized and disrespected have left a real impact.”
“I lived in a time when there were no scholarships for women who played any sport…if you were a woman and a jock, you were just out of place.
Find out why your local school board needs to adopt an Every Student Succeeds Act resolution.
Guest writer Julian Vasquez Heilig: “Pence is a major supporter of charter schools and has worked to expand them in Indiana.”
Year-round Pell Grants could help students graduate quicker, with less debt.
Three educators share how Hillary Clinton earned their support in her bid to be the next president of the United States.