“Can you imagine being five years old, getting dropped off at school and being afraid that you would come home to an empty house, with no idea where your parents are or if they’re coming back?”
Regardless of what drove these educators to run, they share the belief that it’s high time educators be among the elected officials who make policies and pass laws if educator and student concerns are to be heard.
Despite what you hear Betsy DeVos say…vouchers are bad for students, public schools, and entire communities.
Thanks to local educators, the future of Knox County public education is now being shaped by a student-friendly school board
The presidential election set off a firestorm of anxiety in schools, and in response districts are being increasingly vocal about protecting the rights of students.
Friend of Education award recognizes bipartisan collaboration to pass Every Student Succeeds Act
Our Social Justice Activist Award nominees share their advice for getting involved in activism.
Educators take advantage of anti-testing momentum to create better learning environments for students.
TN teachers point to ESSA as a way to reevaluate how student learning and growth are measured.
Political action in Knox County shapes outcomes of school board races and the potential of students’ and educators’ futures.