New Hampshire paraprofessional Melissa Alexander couldn’t hold her husband’s hand during chemo treatments. She had to go to work.
St. Paul educators offer contract proposal that calls for every public school to be staffed by a comprehensive, licensed mental-health team.
Whether a district buys what private companies are selling may depend on community stakeholders understanding every school employee’s value.
More educators across the country are organizing and unifying around a set of demands that benefit students and the wider community.
Massachusetts voters rejected raising the cap on charter schools in 2016. The charter industry forged ahead anyway. Public school advocates were ready.
Florida Poly administrators fired the only on-campus counselor for her union activities. Now they have to hire her back.
Their counterparts in big cities garnered national attention, but educators in smaller towns are also notching wins for students and their profession.
Creating images that go along with a movement, whether it’s social justice or #RedforEd, brings people together, and creates ownership in the movement.
“When members are bullied or threatened, it has a chilling effect on their ability to speak up for themselves, each other, and their students.”