‘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.
As educators look ahead to the next two years and the 2020 presidential election, here are some of the midterm’s key issues, trends, and takeaways.
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.
If we are committed to helping every child fulfill his or her potential, then safe and modern learning environments are essential.
In state after state, we’re taking to the streets, raising our voices together for our students, for our schools, and for ourselves as educators.