How presidential candidates can lead a more productive conversation about public education.
Educators bring hope, solutions to those looking to combat privatization in their schools, communities
“The decline in state aid and the resulting increase in tuition is the single greatest cause of the explosion in student debt.”
The Secure Rural Schools Act, offering millions to struggling rural communities, is close to winning an extension from Congress
State governors have released their budget proposals, and it’s clear who respects education- and who does not.
“Arizona is already last in the nation in per-pupil spending. This budget ignores the priorities of our citizens and shows no respect for the majority of parents.”
Right-to-work advocates, such as Walker, ALEC and the Koch brothers, contend the policy creates jobs. Research shows right-to-work lower wages and benefits, and weakens workplace protections
AZ educator Robert Zamora says armed services provided the foundation for a life-long commitment to serving others.
These candidates’ proposals and track records stand out for how frighteningly harmful they would be to students of all ages, teachers and public schools.
An update from the road by NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia.