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.
“Betsy DeVos has fallen short yet again on a very simple and fundamental premise of her duty: to protect all students,” says NEA president.
No state in the country has cut school funding more than Arizona. Educators are letting everybody know that the state must do better for its children.
DeVos’s recent disastrous public appearances only confirm how unfit she is to lead the U.S. Department of Education.
More than 2,000 educators, ranging from future teachers to college professors, from school counselors to custodians, gather at the 2018 NEA Leadership Summit.
With the eyes of the nation on them, West Virginia teachers’ historic nine-day statewide strike ended Tuesday in victory.
After decades of endless empty promises to take care of educators, West Virginia’s teachers and education support professionals have reached the breaking point.
20,000 educators could be deported because of the cancellation of DACA. Among them is Karen Reyes, a 29-year-old teacher of Deaf pre-kindergartners.
Educators should not try to find common ground with an administration that is “cruel and callous to our children,” Eskelsen García tells delegates.
NEA hosts Annual Meeting and Representative Assembly June 25–July 5 in Boston.