A teacher of newly arrived refugee and immigrant students, Washington educator believes teaching fearlessness in students is a critical first step in creating a more hopeful, safer, and kinder society.
Communities across the country demand real action from leaders to end gun violence in our schools and neighborhoods.
The widening pay inequities endured by educators for too long are finally front and center. So are the reckless tax cuts that helped create the crisis.
The gains against high-stakes accountability are real, but a new book cautions that ending the blind reliance on testing will take a lot more hard work. Educators and parents can help make that happen.
A new book takes on the lies, distortions and exaggerations about educators and public schools that help drive the school privatization agenda.
Overwhelming majority of NEA members say they would not carry a gun in school and they would feel less safe if school personnel were armed.
The idea that we can reduce gun violence in schools by bringing even more guns into schools is ludicrous and dangerous. Educators, parents and students are demanding common sense solutions that will actually save lives.
St. Paul educators demand the issue of underfunding be included in contract negotiations and put ‘bargaining for the common good’ in the national spotlight.
Smaller class sizes are worth fighting for – but not if they are imposed by unfunded mandates that trigger teacher layoffs and unleash general chaos across school districts.
Only 8 percent of U.S. high school seniors can identify slavery as the central cause of the Civil War. A new study issues an urgent call on schools to do a better job at teaching the country’s ‘original sin.’