“Charter schools are not the answer because they siphon much-needed funds — $419 million this year alone — from our already underfunded public schools.”
Educators work polls to bring out support for pro-public education candidates
College student leaves SOTU address with a stronger commitment to fight for those struggling to attend college
This week: Testing in Illinois and Connecticut, Campus Equity Week actions from Massachusetts and the fight for Youngstown schools in Ohio.
Parents, community leaders agree to take standardize tests to understand what students go through.
This week: IL retirement, MI’s higher education conference, MA charters and NJ’s new teacher leader certification endorsement.
This week: Governor attempts to lift charter school cap in MA, MI state standards, CT testing and video of PSEA President Oleksiak on school funding.
This week: OH charters, the Holyoke, MA turnaround plan, CA members lobbying the Congressional Black Caucus and a plan in MI to restore tax credits for working families.
This week: strikes in WA, MA charter schools, CT teacher evaluations and MI’s new “Ask Me” campaign and video.
This week: charters unconstitutional in WA, petition to save Youngstown, OH City schools from takeover, Chester Upland, PA educators still working without pay and a new amendment in MA to fund schools.