With its focus on teacher and school quality, the NEA President's keynote speech lays the groundwork for debate on a proposed dues increase.
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July 03, 2013
July 02, 2013
The common core will be a focus of discussion—and possibly debate—at this year's Representative Assembly.
July 02, 2013
Over the past three years, the National Education Association has lost about 234,000 members, of which 201,000 are classroom teachers.
July 01, 2013
All the news from the teachers' union convention that will provide a picture of the state of the union starts tomorrow.
June 28, 2013
It can be hard for union leaders to push in new directions when they face a resistant internal electorate.
June 10, 2013
The teacher-preparation-accreditation body continues to wrestle with the appropriate place of student-outcome data.
June 07, 2013
A senior NEA staffer will chair the board of education in the Prince George's County school district.
June 05, 2013
An agreement in Cleveland establishes a new pay schedule for teachers and paves the way for implementing the mayor's Cleveland Plan.
May 20, 2013
CTU President Karen Lewis was elected to a second term, a move with implications for the American Federation of Teachers.
May 07, 2013
By guest blogger Liana Heitin This post originally appeared on Education Week Teacher's Teaching Now blog. While teacher salaries continued to increase on average during the recent economic downturn, they did so at a much slower pace, according to a new study from the Washington-based National Cou...