From #RedForEd victories to new trauma-informed practices, NEA educators did great things this past year. Let’s keep it going in 2020!
The new decade would be off to a great start if we could just discard a few of the policies, schemes, and myths that have undermined public education for too long.
DeVos and her associates’ dark art of dismantling financial protections for students is under intense scrutiny from the courts and Congress.
They work, they get paid. Yes, they’re employees—with the right to unionize. Help spread the word to the NLRB.
Only 661 of 54,000 applicants (roughly 1%) have received public-service loan forgiveness from Betsy DeVos’ Education Department.
More than 38,000 teachers and other public-service workers have applied for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; less than 1 percent have been accepted.
The anger and fear that dominate our political discourse, accelerated by a flow of untrustworthy information, isn’t stopping at the schoolhouse gate.
The order doesn’t create any new protections for speech on campus, but it does send a strong signal to his political supporters.
Americans want a Supreme Court justice who will be fair-minded constitutionalist and who will apply the law fairly and protect our rights. That person is not Brett Kavanaugh.
If confirmed, the Supreme Court nominee could play the deciding role on decisions regarding vouchers, workers’ rights, and the separation of church and state.