“This is a public school and everybody is welcome as they are. The onus is on us to make any accommodations within our human power to help all of our students feel safe and happy.”
Many people do not view the immigration in Trump’s us-versus-them world view, especially when it comes to students and their families.
Students and educators in Nevada, Missouri, and Maryland may face further cuts to already lagging education funding.
A Maryland elementary class took on the difficult issue of stereotypes. The powerful video they produced has inspired their community.
“I think it shows the strength, the character and the courage of our youth. Ultimately, they’re going to be needed to help make this change.”
“This truly is social justice unionism in action.”
Jason Fahie was named the 2016 NEA Political Activist of the Year because of his unwavering commitment to speaking up for students and public education.
“I don’t believe in suspension and expulsion. Those should be the last resort for students.” – Erika Strauss Chavarria, HS Spanish teacher
Educators from across the country are engaging in political activism on behalf of students and public schools. Meet six shining examples.
Educators take advantage of anti-testing momentum to create better learning environments for students.