The National Education Association has lost about 17,000 members since April, according to a report by The 74 Million.
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October 25, 2018
October 18, 2018
The Mackinac Center for Public Policy is partnering with think tanks and advocacy groups across the country in a campaign encouraging public employees to consider dropping their union memberships.
October 11, 2018
Mike Matthews wrote several sexist and racist blog posts a decade ago that were recently unearthed.
October 04, 2018
Nine teachers, backed by the American Federation of Teachers, claim that Navient steered them away from participating in a federal loan-forgiveness program.
July 17, 2018
The second-largest national teachers' union has 1.75 million members as of May. But in the wake of an adverse Supreme Court decision, the union is also projecting an 8 percent membership drop.
July 16, 2018
Union leaders said there is potential labor unrest bubbling up in several areas of the country, most significantly in Los Angeles.
July 16, 2018
After a contentious 2016 primary endorsement process, rank-and-file union members want to make sure their values will be reflected in 2020.
July 15, 2018
At the American Federation of Teachers' convention, Sanders condemned many of the president's actions and praised recent activism among workers, including the teacher strikes and protests.
July 14, 2018
Warren spoke to educators at the American Federation of Teachers' convention in Pittsburgh, saying that they're in a time of crisis.
July 13, 2018
Clinton, who was at the American Federation of Teachers' convention to accept the union's Women's Rights Award, urged educators to vote and stay civically engaged.