Florida Poly administrators fired the only on-campus counselor for her union activities. Now they have to hire her back.
David Schneider, a professor and union leader at Saginaw Valley State University, was honored by the NEA Representative Assembly.
Universities are tough places for women to work. Parental leave policies are part of the problem.
More than 38,000 teachers and other public-service workers have applied for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; less than 1 percent have been accepted.
The order doesn’t create any new protections for speech on campus, but it does send a strong signal to his political supporters.
Six new faculty unions have organized since 2016 in Florida. All are motivated by a desire for a strong, collective voice on their campuses.
Low-income students at minority-serving institutions are more likely to climb the economic ladder than peers who chose a predominantly white institution, according to study.
“Betsy DeVos has fallen short yet again on a very simple and fundamental premise of her duty: to protect all students,” says NEA president.
Without these rules, students will be in the dark about which programs are right for them and which would be a waste of their time and money.
The move to cut counselors or privatize their services to save money is a life-threatening trend on campuses across the nation.