The 2018 National Teacher of the Year is helping to organize a 24-hour "teach in" outside a detention camp for migrant children.
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December 17, 2018
December 13, 2018
Almost all school leaders think that teachers are involved in making important school decisions, but just over half of teachers would agree.
December 04, 2018
Watch a discussion between three educators who ran for their state legislatures about their experiences on the campaign trail.
November 21, 2018
One more teacher was elected to state legislature in a closely contested race.
November 15, 2018
Many of the teachers who ran for state legislative seats were challenging incumbents. Others were incumbents themselves.
November 09, 2018
Forty-two teachers were elected to state legislature on Nov. 6. Here's everything you need to know about them—and their peers who lost.
August 27, 2018
North Carolina teachers had press conferences in seven locations across the state to criticize education spending levels.
August 15, 2018
The 2016 National Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes took the Democratic nomination for an open congressional seat, and Wisconsin Schools Superintendent Tony Evers won the Democratic nomination for governor in that state.
August 10, 2018
Some state laws prohibit teachers from becoming state legislators because of potential conflicts of interest.
August 01, 2018
A nationally representative survey by Educators for Excellence sheds some light on teachers' opinions on retirement benefits, leadership roles, school shootings, and more.