Fed up with lawmakers who have long neglected public schools, educators are building a movement that “cannot be stopped,” says NEA president.
Thousands rally outside the Supreme Court to send a message to the corporate special interests behind ‘Janus’ case: You won’t stop working families from realizing the American dream.
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.
One often overlooked group, with the support of NEA and its affiliates, managed to protect itself from a plan that puts the richest Americans first.
Social studies teacher Terry Jess is determined to spread the message of social justice, equity, and racial justice.
Mold in schools creates a toxic environment for students and staff. Educators are demanding districts take more action improving air quality.
“Sometimes it takes radical action to move us forward”: Burlington teachers band together and show strength through unity.
In hurricane-prone areas, public schools are serving a vital role as shelters for displaced residents and staging areas for hurricane recovery efforts.
Here’s a glimpse of 30 young educators who—early in their careers—are building networks of support, growing their skillset, and raising their voices as leaders.
In speech to the National Press Club, Eskelsen García said educators will work to protect the hundreds of thousands of immigrant students in U.S. public schools.