More than 7,000 delegates came together virtually as they prepare to make an impact in the 2020 elections and beyond.
“We are called on to act. What will you do for your colleagues; your students; the families you love; the communities where you live?”
By permitting taxpayer funding of private religious schools, the Court just joined the far-right agenda to undermine public education.
Plans must be rooted in health and safety. But to attack the inequities exacerbated by the pandemic, our priorities as a nation must also be reevaluated.
Whether school doors reopen or remote learning continues, student progress will depend on how we support their emotional and mental health.
Looking ahead to the new school year, educators and parents join forces to make sure students get what they need to stay safe and to succeed.
“Never have all of our nation’s educators been more appreciated and seen—even as they work with students from a distance,” says NEA president.
Experts say teaching and learning during closures is unrealistic if SEL for students and educators is left out of the conversation.
Touring overseas with students, a group of Indiana educators turned to their union for help after the COVID-19 travel ban jeopardized their return home.
NEA President: Biden is a tireless advocate for public education and is the partner that students and educators need in the White House.