Bargaining for the common good is a natural fit at public institutions whose missions—and funding—are entangled with the well-being of their communities.
“Fund our future!” Kentucky educators tell lawmakers at Friday protest.
“All the work that we’ve done, the allies we’ve made, and the foundation we’ve built – we’re not back to the beginning, we’re just on a detour.”
With the eyes of the nation on them, West Virginia teachers’ historic nine-day statewide strike ended Tuesday in victory.
St. Paul educators demand the issue of underfunding be included in contract negotiations and put ‘bargaining for the common good’ in the national spotlight.
After decades of endless empty promises to take care of educators, West Virginia’s teachers and education support professionals have reached the breaking point.
Public education needs early career educators to begin advocating for their profession and their students. An NEA program is helping them find their voice.
We asked, you answered. Here are five of your A-plus moments from 2017, plus one, big “see me, needs work” moment.
Supreme Court agrees to hear case that could take away the freedom of working people to join together in strong unions.
“Sometimes it takes radical action to move us forward”: Burlington teachers band together and show strength through unity.