Well-intentioned drug prevention efforts implore students to “just say no,” but they usually fail to teach young people how to do just that.
Banning stigmatizing practices like ‘lunch shaming’ is the right thing to do. Dropping kids from nutrition programs is not.
Students of color get the least rigorous civics education. Hear from three veteran educators who upended the status quo.
Here’s a simple checklist to help you advocate for your students and your profession through the upcoming school year and beyond.
Corporate subsidies cost public schools at least $1.8 billion last year. Educators and their unions say it’s time to stop giving this money away.
Despite the strong economy, Virginia ranks 42nd in per-pupil state funding. Educators say it is time for public schools to share in the prosperity.
As more families struggle with opioid addiction, educators face the terrible trickle-down effects on students.
If we are committed to helping every child fulfill his or her potential, then safe and modern learning environments are essential.
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.