In Texas, educators joined the summer of protest sparked by the introduction and passage of Senate Bill 4 – which at its core is a racial profiling law meant to strike fear into communities of color across Texas.
Educators from across the nation elect a new NEA Activist of the Year!
NEA’s 2017 Activist of the Year will be announced at organization’s Representative Assembly in Boston next week.
More than a thousand activists rallied at the Texas State Capitol to deliver a powerful message to the Texas State Legislature and Governor—SB4 is a racist law and we will not stop fighting until it is overturned.
Despite what you hear Betsy DeVos say…vouchers are bad for students, public schools, and entire communities.
“For rural students and their families, their public school is the only real option and claims to the contrary only amount to ‘false choice.’ “
A growing reality for many of the nation’s educators is a curriculum that hasn’t kept pace with the changing face of America’s student population.
Trump-DeVos budget promises millions for voucher schemes that provide a false choice for students, families.
Many people do not view the immigration in Trump’s us-versus-them world view, especially when it comes to students and their families.
2017 could see big rise in taxpayer-funded vouchers for tuition at private and religious schools