‘We won’t be bought off…What we are fighting for is a program of investment in our neighborhood public schools” says UTLA president.
2018 saw a historic mobilization by educators and big wins on election night. But the usual suspects made sure the news wasn’t all good.
600 educators from across the state hold large rally in support of public education at the Alabama Supreme Court.
“We told them we’d remember in November, and educators keep their promises,” says NEA President Lily Eskelsen García.
In many states, ballot measures may determine whether schools secure new funding or remain stuck in “permanent recession.”
Stagnating salaries are not stopping public school educators from carving out part of their paychecks to buy the resources students need.