One in five teens struggle to afford menstrual products. Virginia is poised to become the fifth state to make them free in public school bathrooms.
After massive protests by educators, the state board has backed away from a plan that would create “separate and unequal” districts.
A union-led program organizes educators in a movement to recognize and respond to racial inequities and injustices.
Some states, but not enough, have banned hair discrimination – an important step in protecting students against implicit and explicit bias.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, NEA invited six educators to share the triumphs, trials, and tribulations of being LGBTQ+ in the classroom.
The justifications used to shut down urban schools ignore the voices of parents, students and educators, but can’t mask the racism embedded in the policy.
The president’s immigration rhetoric and policies cause increased anxiety for LGBTQ immigrants
Even today, coming out at work can create a bright rainbow of emotions both gratifying and terrifying.
My experience as an out, gender nonconforming, lesbian taught me the importance of being myself as a teacher, but it came at a cost.
On the 65th anniversary of the landmark case, too much weight is still being placed on the shoulders of the school system to remedy segregation.