It’s not just about low salaries. Pressure-filled working environments are driving too many educators out of the profession.
When a teacher battling cancer had to pay for her own substitute, parents were outraged. But the problem is much bigger than that.
The justifications used to shut down urban schools ignore the voices of parents, students and educators, but can’t mask the racism embedded in the policy.
Meeting the needs of the whole child in our nation’s public schools requires an integrated approach to include social, emotional, and academic learning.
NEA president joins panel to assess how the wave of educator activism that began one year ago is changing the debate over public education.
Educators travel to Capitol Hill to talk about how school and community partnerships are a worthwhile investment.
Still a predominantly rural trend, four-day school weeks are now inching closer to cities and suburbs. Is the change still worth it?
Corporate subsidies cost public schools at least $1.8 billion last year. Educators and their unions say it’s time to stop giving this money away.
It’s no coincidence, according to a new report. Educator protests are getting results – but more must be done to put school funding back on track.
The “nerve-wracking” school nurse shortage is one of the reasons why 3,000 members of the Oakland Education Association are on strike.