Political action isn’t subversive, Lily Eskelsen García tells the 2019 NEA Representative Assembly. “It’s the essence of democracy.”
Teachers and students deserve a fair, transparent, and professional salary schedule that delivers stability to their classrooms.
Determined to win a fair, transparent, professional salary plan, Denver teachers went on strike, joining the national #RedforEd movement.
The NEA mission is a great public school for every student. Through diversity and cultural competence training, educators guide each other.
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.