Math teacher Dennis Van Roekel: “Educators know that providing our students — including our Little DREAMers — every opportunity to succeed is part of the fabric of our schools, communities, and our country.”
New legislation would leave more money in the pockets of public service retirees
Voucher legislation threatens quality public education for all students
New generation of engaged education voters understands activism does not end after an election.
Election 2012 has passed, but restrictive voting laws can still impede the work of public education activists.
This week we talk about the Voters First coalition submitting signatures to qualify their redistricting constitutional amendment in Ohio, NJEA holding a rally to support Englewood ESPs who are having their jobs privatized, Alaska qualifying for a waiver from NCLB and feature video of Wisconsin educators talking about why political action is important.
The Senate Democratic Steering and Outreach Committee will be holding a tele-townhall on a possible bipartisan offset to pay for the student loan interest rate bill on Thursday, June 14 at 2:30: THURSDAY, June 14 at 2:30 p.m. ET, please join Democratic Senators for a Tele-Town Hall hosted by the Senate Democratic Steering and Outreach … Continued
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research by NEA intern Avianca McKoy Want to stay up to date with all the latest news from your state or local education association? Why not follow them on Facebook? More and more of NEA’s local affiliates are joining Facebook every day, and joining those pages is a great way to keep up with the … Continued
President Obama outlines bold vision in State of the Union