What happens when CA teachers invite the community to help them create protest art for a rally (and potential strike)? The community comes out in force.
Discussing human rights and equity should be welcomed in classrooms, not dismissed as “partisanship” or “politics.”
It’s not in the United States, according to a new global survey. But signs are everwhere in 2018 that the public believes U.S. educators deserve better.
Thanks to the historic level of educator activism, the majority of the American population now lives in a state with a pro-public education governor.
Millennials came out strong on election day. If they stay engaged, it could be great news for public education, a new survey suggests.
“We told them we’d remember in November, and educators keep their promises,” says NEA President Lily Eskelsen García.
Poor performance and shoddy financial practices have plagued the sector for years. Political pressure may finally bring oversight and accountability.
In many states, ballot measures may determine whether schools secure new funding or remain stuck in “permanent recession.”
School voucher proponents insist low-income students benefit more from private schools. Wrong, say researchers at the University of Virginia.
Stagnating salaries are not stopping public school educators from carving out part of their paychecks to buy the resources students need.