In order to use the boy’s bathroom in his high school—the bathroom which conforms with his gender identity—Ash Whitaker had to take the Kenosha Unified School District to court.
“Our fight for a sanctuary district is about children not being afraid to come to school as I.C.E. deportation squads roam our community, spreading fear.”
This week NEA educators in Milwaukee, WI and Omaha, NE began to build a line of defense for students –no matter where they live or where they were born.
Betsy DeVos is unqualified and her plans spell economic disaster for public schools. That goes against everything these Republican teachers believe in.
ESSA opens door for communities to have a conversation about authentic student assessments.
2017 could see big rise in taxpayer-funded vouchers for tuition at private and religious schools
Make no mistake about it, educators, parents and community activists in Milwaukee are fighting for the very survival of our public school system.
Voters will watch debate looking to see more than where the candidates stand on the issues.
Last week two Federal court decisions gave educators and other voter rights advocates renewed hope in the battle against efforts to suppress the minority vote.
Racine, Wis., high school senior Gabe Hernandez says his community connections grew as his activism increased.