Agreement gives students more librarians, nurses, and counselors while reducing class sizes. “We won this victory through our unity, our action, and our shared sacrifice,” said UTLA president.
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The evidence is in: When unions, district officials, school boards, parents and community members work together, students succeed.
One conversation around ESSA and educator voice led one educator to join NEA to stand up for the profession.
While 6,000 Washington educators remain on the picket line, nearly 33,000 teachers in Los Angeles are prepared to strike.
The bad news is that the demands and pressures on our schools are growing. The good news is that the nation is finally looking to educators for solutions.
Educators in Springfield fight against nepotism and institutional biases, form group to help recruit, retain, and support educators of color.
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