This week we talk about an unfair evaluation system in Hawaii, the local impact of a new federal college ranking system, an ominous “firearms for teachers” bill in Missouri, and a campaign to stop a misguided attempt to amend IDEA.
Issue School Safety
The Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act takes a comprehensive approach to preventing and handling bullying.
New research promotes positive discipline strategies.
This week we talk about Gov. Kasich’s education funding issues in Ohio, the newly nominated Commissioner of Education in New Jersey, the unveiling of the new sculpture honoring Sandy Hook victims in Connecticut and feature a petition on teacher evaluations in Washington.
NE educators stand firm against the idea of allowing school personnel to carry concealed weapons
A recent Duke University study involving more than 10,000 American teenagers revealed that more than half of adolescents with psychiatric disorders go untreated.
Common narratives about background checks placed under microscope
NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: Every single day, ESPs are saving lives.
NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: We are the eyes and ears in our schools, and we’re saying enough is enough.
Recall elections fail to kill progressive majorities in Colorado Legislature