A new study finds that mandatory collective bargaining laws did not improve teacher pay or public education spending.
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March 19, 2018
March 13, 2018
The poll's finding that most NEA members dislike the idea of arming school employees matches the message from NEA President Lily Eskelsen García.
February 27, 2018
Yohn v. California Teachers Association argues that teachers who disagree with their union should affirmatively opt in, rather than have to opt out.
February 26, 2018
Hundreds of demonstrators, including some educators, gathered outside the U.S. Supreme Court as the justices heard arguments in a case that could get rid of certain fees paid by nonmembers.
February 06, 2018
But not everyone is happy with the historic merger of the Chicago Teachers Union and the Chicago Alliance of Charter Teachers and Staff.
January 29, 2018
The National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers both filed amicus briefs to the U.S. Supreme Court in the Janus v. AFSCME case.
January 11, 2018
Teachers at a top school in Buffalo, N.Y., are looking to get out of routine duties required of other teachers in the district like monitoring the cafeteria and supervising study halls, according to The Buffalo News. But doing so could have unintended consequences.
December 07, 2017
Randi Weingarten, the president of one of the nation's largest teachers' unions, was arrested outside the U.S. Capitol in a demonstration in support of undocumented students and teachers.
December 01, 2017
Just one charter school in D.C. has formed a union, and teachers there say the administration isn't negotiating with them as is legally required.
November 20, 2017
Teachers in Wisconsin are earning less money and exiting the profession at higher rates than they were before the state restricted unions' collective-bargaining rights, according to a study from a left-leaning think tank.