Feb. 4-8 is Black Lives Matter At School Week of Action.
Despite the strong economy, Virginia ranks 42nd in per-pupil state funding. Educators say it is time for public schools to share in the prosperity.
School bus driver shortages are everywhere. Temporary solutions highlight the need to pay regular drivers a living wage and give them the respect they deserve.
Agreement gives students more librarians, nurses, and counselors while reducing class sizes. “We won this victory through our unity, our action, and our shared sacrifice,” said UTLA president.
Proposed new bill acknowledges ESP contributions to students, schools, colleagues.
‘We won’t be bought off…What we are fighting for is a program of investment in our neighborhood public schools” says UTLA president.
New task force will help lawmakers understand ESP contributions toward student achievement and safety.
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.
Thanks to an outpouring of support, disaster-hit schools and communities have reason to feel hopeful this holiday season.
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.