Second jobs during the summer account for up to 12% of an educator’s annual income, but financial pressures don’t go away after Labor Day.
NEA report breaks down the status of educator pay (along with school revenues and student expenditures) across the nation. How does your state rank?
Nearly one in 10 Airbnb hosts in the United States are educators, each making an average of $16,000 last year to help make ends meet.
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.
With the eyes of the nation on them, West Virginia teachers’ historic nine-day statewide strike ended Tuesday in victory.
Every educator must be able to speak out without fear or retaliation on the issues that matter to educators, their students, and their communities.
Low pay and other factors are making it harder to recruit and retain good teachers, and students and communities are paying the price.
Calhoun County used to “take care of their own.” Something changed, and educators decided that they needed a stronger voice for their students.