According to a news report, the National Education Association plans to slash its budget by $50 million, anticipating an unfavorable ruling in the Janus case.
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May 22, 2018
May 22, 2018
Education Week sat down with American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten for a conversation about the recent wave of teacher activism and how the unions are preparing for the Janus decision.
May 16, 2018
A sea of red-clad teachers took to the streets around North Carolina's legislative building in Raleigh to fight for higher pay and more school funding. See photos from the event.
May 04, 2018
The 11,000-member local union in Las Vegas, Nev., Clark County Education Association, broke ties with its state and national union last week.
May 02, 2018
Teachers at Alliance College-Ready charter network, feeling left out of decision-making, have joined a union.
April 20, 2018
The American Federation of Teachers on Thursday dropped Wells Fargo from a list of recommended mortgage providers for its 1.7 million union members over the bank's ties to the National Rifle Association and gun makers.
April 13, 2018
Teachers are urging state legislators to override the governor's veto of a budget that would have poured more money into public schools.
March 29, 2018
A case challenging New York's teacher-tenure laws will move to trial despite the union's attempts to dismiss it, an appellate court ruled.
March 26, 2018
The Michigan ruling could be a signal of what's to come after the case on union fees that's currently being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.
March 19, 2018
A new study finds that mandatory collective bargaining laws did not improve teacher pay or public education spending.