To attract and retain quality teachers, lawmakers need to let educators know they are respected – and that includes a higher starting salary.
Banning stigmatizing practices like ‘lunch shaming’ is the right thing to do. Dropping kids from nutrition programs is not.
After massive protests by educators, the state board has backed away from a plan that would create “separate and unequal” districts.
Teachers of color are asked to fill many roles – coach, mentor, role model, disciplinarian. Could their
colleagues learn to share some of the load?
In a brief filed today, the National Education Association urges the Court to protect the program that shields young people from deportation.
The last recession triggered drastic spending cuts across the country – and significant losses in academic outcomes for our most disadvantaged students.
A paraeducator is fighting for a living wage for herself and fellow ESPs, and she won’t give up until they win the dignity and respect they deserve.
What do “positive outlier” districts have in common? They support well-qualified, experienced educators and focus on equity.
Massachusetts voters rejected raising the cap on charter schools in 2016. The charter industry forged ahead anyway. Public school advocates were ready.