With the eyes of the nation on them, West Virginia teachers’ historic nine-day statewide strike ended Tuesday in victory.
After decades of endless empty promises to take care of educators, West Virginia’s teachers and education support professionals have reached the breaking point.
Idaho stands alone as the only state in the nation to utterly erase the established science of climate change from its classroom guidelines.
One often overlooked group, with the support of NEA and its affiliates, managed to protect itself from a plan that puts the richest Americans first.
Every educator must be able to speak out without fear or retaliation on the issues that matter to educators, their students, and their communities.
They may be legal, but these searches may be contributing to the school-to-prison pipeline. Restorative justice is the better option for schools.
We asked, you answered. Here are five of your A-plus moments from 2017, plus one, big “see me, needs work” moment.
“Suspect Red” by L.M. Elliott helps students understand how the paranoia and xenophobia of the McCarthy era remains relevant today.
In 2013–2014, about 70,000 students were arrested at school, a way too common practice that is feeding the profit margins of privatized prisons.
In one of the most productive agricultural regions in the U.S., thousands of students – the vast majority of them HIspanic – may be poisoning themselves just by breathing the air.