Educators join with community to draw attention to ALEC’s agenda to undermine working and middle-class families.
Issue Workers’ Rights
This week we talk about workplace bullying in MA, OH charter schools, videos from MI on the importance of unionization and PA’s 2015 Celebrating Excellence Awards.
The Kansas Board of Education has rolled back teacher licensure requirements in “Innovation Districts” established with help from ALEC.
Education support professionals in Waterford, Michigan, recently beat back a school privatization effort that would have cut 200 jobs.
This week we talk about the new MA budget, summer meal programs in CT, CA’s newly elected leaders and arts education in PA.
This week we talk about PARCC assessments in OH, retiree health insurance in MI, a reflection on the NEA RA from MTA President Barbara Madeloni, and feature video of the National Teacher of the Year on the importance of activism.
Newly introduced bill will help public servants such as teachers, firefighters and police officers retain the retirement benefits they earned through a lifetime of public service.
This week we feature pensions in PA, special education in MI, attacks on worker rights in WA and the IL budget battle.
Gov. Scott Walker’s move to eliminate tenure strikes at the heart of the excellent education delivered to Wisconsin students in its public university classrooms and laboratories.
This week we talk worker rights in IL, charter accountability in CT, MI’s incoming school board and MA’s Less Testing, More Learning week of action