One year after Parkland, it’s time to stop talking about arming educators and fortifying our schools, and focus on proven strategies that will protect students.
Fed up with hearing that reducing class size is too expensive, educators and their allies know the cost of inaction has been much worse.
The ground is shifting under the charter school industry as educators lead a national uprising against school privatization.
The impact on students may be greater when turnover occurs during the school year, underlining the urgency to strengthen the teaching profession.
‘We won’t be bought off…What we are fighting for is a program of investment in our neighborhood public schools” says UTLA president.
2018 saw a historic mobilization by educators and big wins on election night. But the usual suspects made sure the news wasn’t all good.
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.