What’s the common factor among black, Hispanic, and white students who achieve higher than expected? An experienced teacher.
2020 Presidential hopefuls and educators address poverty and systemic racism at the Poor People’s Campaign forum.
Refusing to stand by as their schools lose libraries, arts and music rooms, and computer labs, educators and parents are fighting back.
It’s not just about low salaries. Pressure-filled working environments are driving too many educators out of the profession.
When a teacher battling cancer had to pay for her own substitute, parents were outraged. But the problem is much bigger than that.
The justifications used to shut down urban schools ignore the voices of parents, students and educators, but can’t mask the racism embedded in the policy.
Meeting the needs of the whole child in our nation’s public schools requires an integrated approach to include social, emotional, and academic learning.
By integrating global competencies into her classroom, an arts teacher helps her students understand that they are citizens of more than their town, region and country.
65 years after ‘Brown v. Board’ became the law of the land we still struggle to fulfill its promise.