Smaller class sizes are worth fighting for – but not if they are imposed by unfunded mandates that trigger teacher layoffs and unleash general chaos across school districts.
With the fate of their state’s public-sector unions on the line, Iowa educators are making it clear: Their vote is a resounding UNION YES!
‘When you don’t have the resources you need, it’s difficult to integrate into the school community. We wanted to provide some relief,’ says Oregon educator.
Massive organizing effort soundly defeats effort to strip local control of education from teachers and school districts.