Only 8 percent of U.S. high school seniors can identify slavery as the central cause of the Civil War. A new study issues an urgent call on schools to do a better job at teaching the country’s ‘original sin.’
Growing up in poverty, Marcell Branch turned to life as a gangbanger. Today, he’s a paraeducator who works every day to keep his students on a better path.
Targeting bullied students is one way voucher proponents in 2018 are doubling down on diverting scarce funding away from public schools.
If educators are going to preach to our kids to be less dependent on technology in their daily life, then we should model balanced digital habits ourselves.
Nebraska educators aim to recruit more teachers of color and more males into the profession.
One often overlooked group, with the support of NEA and its affiliates, managed to protect itself from a plan that puts the richest Americans first.
Most of the nation’s largest school districts are actively trying to reduce out-of-school suspensions, but a reversal of Obama-era guidelines could be coming in 2018.
NEA and the Girls Scouts of the USA are teaming up to promote civics education.
The root cause of teacher dissatisfaction may have more to do with how the profession has been degraded and less on a perceived inability to handle the pressures of the job.