Fed up with hearing that reducing class size is too expensive, educators and their allies know the cost of inaction has been much worse.
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.
Averting a strike, a California union and district leaders turn “conflict and chaos” into “collaboration and cooperation.”
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.
A new paper uses salary bonuses, cost-cutting, and unsubstantiated claims about student achievement to entice support for larger class sizes.