Blindsided by an email from the district two days before Thanksgiving Day 2015, education support professionals in California mobilize to take action.
A number of solutions to counter the shortage are on the table as school districts across the nation continue to lose drivers.
In its first big project as a union, a New Hampshire paraeducator group advocates for increased understanding of student mental health issues.
Saul Ramos, a one-to-one paraeducator and braillist in Worcester Public Schools, honored for helping students succeed in school and in the community.
Education Support Professionals, teachers, and state Association staff collaborate on a winning contract.
Throughout the year, spreading goodwill, cheer and charity is all in a day’s work for NEA members, but during the holidays, everyone steps it up a notch.
American Education Week spotlights the education support professionals who are critical in fostering positive learning environments for every student.
Achieving paid professional development for education support professionals can be a challenge, but a New Hampshire paraeducator took it on and won.
“These are our kids and we have a responsibility for them that goes beyond just transporting them safely to and from school,” says Martha Alvarez.
One of the most important role for nurses is to advocate for the civil rights of all students, says Virginia school nurse.