“Together we can break down barriers for our kids so they get the education they need and deserve.” Hillary Clinton
The Friedrichs case is about corporate interests that want to make it even harder for teachers, firefighters, nurses and sanitation workers to come together, speak up for their communities.
For Ambereen Khan-Baker, the collective voice of her union is all about making positive change in her own classroom.
Educators use television, radio, and digital ads to make reducing standardize testing a top priority for 2016 General Assembly.
This week we talk about Chester Upland PA educators working without pay, the Dyett HS hunger strike in Chicago, charter schools reforms in OH and Maryland’s push to reduce high stakes testing.
“It’s incredibly disappointing that the governor has chosen to withhold funding that is needed today in our schools.”
Digital activism isn’t just convenient–it’s undeniably effective in the fight for public education.
State governors have released their budget proposals, and it’s clear who respects education- and who does not.
These bizarre laws on education are somehow still on the books!
“We spend more time worrying how to fire teachers, and we don’t spend enough time figuring out how to support teachers in difficult circumstances.”