Students and educators in Nevada, Missouri, and Maryland may face further cuts to already lagging education funding.
2017 could see big rise in taxpayer-funded vouchers for tuition at private and religious schools
Education voters can’t afford to overlook gubernatorial and other down ballot races, even if it is a presidential election year.
Our Social Justice Activist Award nominees share their advice for getting involved in activism.
After pressuring state officials to make a common-sense fix to a glaring omission, thousands of Missouri teachers can now apply for federal student-loan forgiveness.
Bianca Zachary, president of the University of Missouri Student NEA chapter, shares her story of campus racism and how activists fought back.
“I am optimistic. I think ELL advocates across the country, in collaboration with our allies, can bring about major improvements in the education of ELL students.”
The vote was hailed as a victory for workers, families and students — and an embarrassing defeat for the Koch brothers’ campaign arm, Americans for Prosperity.
“It’s time for Gov. Rauner to drop the campaign against unions and concentrate on improving our schools and balancing our state’s budget.”
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