NEA Today http://neatoday.org The National Education Association online news and information resource. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:51:16 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en Americans Overwhelmingly Favor Expanding Early Childhood Education. Is Congress Listening? http://neatoday.org/2014/07/28/americans-overwhelmingly-favor-expanding-early-childhood-education-is-congress-listening/ Five U.S. Innovations that Helped Finland’s Schools Improve But that American Reformers Now Ignore http://neatoday.org/2014/07/27/five-u-s-innovations-that-helped-finland%e2%80%99s-schools-improve-but-that-american-reformers-now-ignore/ “You’re Not Just Officer Friendly Anymore” http://neatoday.org/2014/07/27/you%e2%80%99re-not-just-officer-friendly-anymore/ Educators Defeat Attempt to Strip Teacher Licenses Over Test Scores http://neatoday.org/2014/07/24/educators-defeat-attempt-to-strip-teacher-licenses-over-test-scores/ ‘Blame Teachers First’ Campaign Has a New Leader http://neatoday.org/2014/07/24/blame-teachers-first-campaign-has-a-new-leader/ School Librarian Cutbacks Widen Digital Divide http://neatoday.org/2014/07/24/school-librarian-cutbacks-widen-digital-divide/ NRA Video: Kids Should Be Proficient With Guns to Move Up in School http://neatoday.org/2014/07/24/nra-video-kids-should-be-proficient-with-guns-to-move-up-in-school/ Unions Put Teachers on Streets — For Votes http://neatoday.org/2014/07/24/unions-put-teachers-on-streets-%e2%80%94-for-votes/ New Report Spotlights Stagnant Wage Growth for Mid- and Late-Career Teachers http://neatoday.org/2014/07/23/new-report-spotlights-stagnant-wage-growth-for-mid-and-late-career-teachers/ These Are The Countries Where Kids Go To School For The Longest http://neatoday.org/2014/07/22/these-are-the-countries-where-kids-go-to-school-for-the-longest/