Everything that goes on in a school is important, says Dr. James Comer, and custodians, bus drivers food service workers and nurses all play a vital role.
Throughout the year, spreading goodwill, cheer and charity is all in a day’s work for NEA members, but during the holidays, everyone steps it up a notch.
“These are our kids and we have a responsibility for them that goes beyond just transporting them safely to and from school,” says Martha Alvarez.
High-achieving students of color are an increasing share of the overall student population, but many find themselves left out of the academic fast lane.
One of the most important role for nurses is to advocate for the civil rights of all students, says Virginia school nurse.
In their struggle to be heard, Delaware workers assert themselves, gain leverage, self-esteem and improved working conditions.
Hillary Clinton is the only candidate who has provided an education plan for voters to review and scrutinize.
As they head back to school, educators share some of their best ideas on welcoming students, managing a classroom, and how to begin advocating for students.
Education support professionals are key players in keeping students safe, healthy, engaged, supported and challenged.