As colleges weigh reopening, a Florida faculty union has issued specific recommendations to keep students and employees safe.
Children need to learn about the virus from trusted adults. The more educators can appear calm and rational, the more comfortable their students will feel.
After enriched uranium is found inside a school, science teacher Dennis Foreman and others fight for student health and safety.
If schools are going to conduct drills, says NEA President Lily Eskelsen García, they need to take steps to ensure they do more good than harm.
It’s back-to-school time and students will soon be practicing lockdown and active shooter drills, an unfortunate consequence of a new normal in America.
In today’s school climate, active shooter drills are as common as fire drills. It is vital that all staff members be included in school crisis plans.
The “nerve-wracking” school nurse shortage is one of the reasons why 3,000 members of the Oakland Education Association are on strike.
One year after Parkland, it’s time to stop talking about arming educators and fortifying our schools, and focus on proven strategies that will protect students.