This week we talk about high stakes testing in NY, more attacks on collective bargaining in IL, how you can make your voice heard on charter schools in MA and a rally next Wednesday in NH.
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This week MTA shares their thoughts on a bill to offer college debt relief to adjuncts, ed funding in WA, a pension victory in MT and the NY wage board recommending a $15 minimum wage for fast food workers.
Pro-charter groups add financial muscle behind efforts to create charter schools short on accountability and transparency.
New report says federal government can’t account for $3.3 billion spent on charters during the last 20 years.
These bizarre laws on education are somehow still on the books!
This Valentine’s Day, EdVotes pays tribute to those leaders making good decisions for students and public schools. And we call out those who aren’t.
Educators charge governor is more interested in a “billionaire’s agenda” than real support for students and public schools.
Britt Mickley gives lawmakers contemplating federal charter school program important takeaways for giving students a quality education.
Education activists need to be ready to spot red flags that spell trouble for public education
New report serves as one more convincing reason to establish more transparency, accountability for charter schools.