In a stand-off with the district, teachers in Sacramento are bargaining to make major improvements to their schools.
Rowell has received many awards including the United Nations Association Award for her work in education, human rights, and support of foster children.
For new educators who want to learn more about what you’ll get for your dues investment, here’s a primer on what NEA membership means.
New changes allow educators to complete the rigorous certification process over a longer period of time at a lower cost.
National program helps ease the stress of separation for military families by having deployed parents read children’s books aloud via DVD for their kids to watch at home.
Inadequate resources place students of color in the the poorest schools at a significant disadvantage – a direct consequence of how schools are funded.
Diverse books can be a safe way for children to explore difficult topics and empower them to form their own opinions, say experts.