The NEA passes an item criticizing Duncan, and the Education Department responds.
The NEA endorses the "Save Our Schools" grassroots march planned for Washington, D.C., in late July.
The "Wisconsin 14" were the senators who left Madison this spring to try to block a bill supported by Gov. Rick Scott that stripped public workers of many collective-bargaining rights.
Will NEA go through with an early endorsement for Barack Obama?
A new business item to be debated today lists many criticisms of the U.S. Secretary of Education.
NEA's budget committee recommended cuts to close a $17 million projected shortfall.
Delegates offered a variety of opinions on the National Education Association's teacher-evaluation policy statement at an informal "open hearing" before the start of the convention.
Even before delegates get to vote on a teacher evaluation policy, NEA chiefs have modified it.
A preview of the 2011 NEA Representative Assembly
The American Association of School Administrators has agreed to help districts implement an American Federation of Teachers-designed system in which teacher evaluations are linked to professional development, remediation, and dismissal.