To attract and retain quality teachers, lawmakers need to let educators know they are respected – and that includes a higher starting salary.
Caring about students can come with a price. Self-care helps, but schools need to take the lead in helping educators cope with STS.
Banning stigmatizing practices like ‘lunch shaming’ is the right thing to do. Dropping kids from nutrition programs is not.
Educators and community members are digging deeper into issues of race and bias to effect long-term cultural change.
After massive protests by educators, the state board has backed away from a plan that would create “separate and unequal” districts.
Teachers of color are asked to fill many roles – coach, mentor, role model, disciplinarian. Could their
colleagues learn to share some of the load?
In a brief filed today, the National Education Association urges the Court to protect the program that shields young people from deportation.
The last recession triggered drastic spending cuts across the country – and significant losses in academic outcomes for our most disadvantaged students.
A union-led program organizes educators in a movement to recognize and respond to racial inequities and injustices.
By making mental health an “excusable absence,” schools can help bring conversations about student mental and behavioral health into the open.