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.
A victory at the ballot box demonstrates the collective power of educators in the fight for better pay, lower class size, and professional development.
American Education Week spotlights the education support professionals who are critical in fostering positive learning environments for every student.
American Education Week 2016 is here! Here are the activities and celebrations to thank school employees for all they do in and out of the classroom.
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.
2016 National Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes on supporting new educators, teaching social justice and advocating for students.
Calhoun County used to “take care of their own.” Something changed, and educators decided that they needed a stronger voice for their students.
One of the most important role for nurses is to advocate for the civil rights of all students, says Virginia school nurse.
In their struggle to be heard, Delaware workers assert themselves, gain leverage, self-esteem and improved working conditions.