“Good things start from the grassroots and I believe in boots on the ground.”–Political Activist of the Year nominee Patricia Caldwell-Wilson
Education activist blasts ALEC for driving inequity in public education
Last week, educators, parents and community leaders held events in 19 states to advocate for public education.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s first 30 days brought hope for Virginia’s schools. Upcoming elections could mean the same for other states.
Check out State of the Union reactions from math teacher and NEA President Dennis Van Roekel, a Florida high school teacher and a Virginia middle school special education teacher.
Koch brothers back new firm seeking to elect right-wing candidates to state and local offices
There were major wins for public education yesterday in Virginia, Connecticut, New Jersey and New York, while voters rejected a much-needed school funding amendment in Colorado.
Key elections that will affect education in Virginia, New York, Colorado and Connecticut.
Canvasser Nate Sender: “I believe being involved with your community and voting are social responsibilities.”
Retired educator Harry Klugel — “I think the crowd felt that this was a history changing kind of event.That they were involved in something that was going to be in the history books.”