After AZ court blocks ballot initiative that would have increased funding by $690 million, educators vow to take their power to the polls in November.
For educators, uncomfortable discussions come with the territory. The challenge is to help students grapple with controversial issues without turning into enemies.
78 percent of public school parents say they would support teachers in their community if they went on strike for more pay. “Educators’ decision to take a stand for themselves inspires everyone,” says NEA president.
If your goal is to create lifelong learners inspired by knowledge, AR, in its infancy, may hold the seeds for meeting that goal.
Nearly one in 10 Airbnb hosts in the United States are educators, each making an average of $16,000 last year to help make ends meet.
ELLs are the fastest growing demographic in our public schools, but many educators still aren’t adequately prepared to support this population.
A new “report card” grades each state on commitment to public education and resistence to charter schools and voucher programs. How did your state rank?
Too few schools test for lead, and those that find it have scant support to fix the problem. Educator unions are fighting to change that.
The move to cut counselors or privatize their services to save money is a life-threatening trend on campuses across the nation.
Recognition of the importance of school nurses will hopefully help move stalled legislation in Congress that will help schools hire more full-time nurses.