Education News

Biden speaks calmly to educators, students while Trump stokes racism

By Amanda Menas Former Vice President Joe Biden and President Donald Trump took the stage Thursday for the final debate of the election season. They sparred on such topics such as the coronavirus pandemic and healthcare, foreign policy, immigration, and climate change. Throughout the evening, Biden grounded his responses by addressing the needs of educators,

Election 2020

Here’s what educators need to know about the vice presidential debate

By Amanda Menas The Trump-Pence administration’s failure to contain COVID-19 and help students, educators, and working families through this national crisis was a focal point in the debate between vice presidential nominees Sen. Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence. “The [Trump administration] knew what was happening and they didn’t help you,” said Harris directly