Quality PD should be a fundamental part of the profession, but most teachers don’t have a voice or a choice in their professional learning experiences.
More than 7,000 delegates gather in Boston to address the serious challenges facing students and public schools.
At annual meeting, NEA adopts forceful new policy that “draws a clear line between charters that serve to improve public education and those that do not.”
NEA Representative Assembly celebrates 2017 Teacher of the Year Sydney Chaffee and 2017 Education Support Professional of the Year Saul Ramos.
Educators should not try to find common ground with an administration that is “cruel and callous to our children,” Eskelsen García tells delegates.
As personalized learning becomes more popular, will educators still lead the classroom – or will software companies?
Countries like Finland and Singapore don’t chase narrow, short-term fixes. They ensure that high-quality teaching takes place in every classroom for every child.
The fate of Betsy DeVos’ privatization agenda may hinge on the public’s ability to root out the euphemisms and codewords used to disguise the failure of school vouchers.
Data shows that the vast majority of classrooms across the country are still led by qualified educators but, with the challenges facing the teaching profession, can it hold?
While heartbreaking to read, the letters reveal a lot and may be changing the conversation about public education for the better.