A new book takes on the lies, distortions and exaggerations about educators and public schools that help drive the school privatization agenda.
Overwhelming majority of NEA members say they would not carry a gun in school and they would feel less safe if school personnel were armed.
St. Paul educators demand the issue of underfunding be included in contract negotiations and put ‘bargaining for the common good’ in the national spotlight.
Smaller class sizes are worth fighting for – but not if they are imposed by unfunded mandates that trigger teacher layoffs and unleash general chaos across school districts.
When unions are strong, our communities are strong. They provide a path to the middle class and economic security.
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.’