The Denver district is facing a class action over how it has implemented a state ban on the forced placement of teachers.
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January 31, 2014
January 28, 2014
Highlights from opening statements in the Vergara v. California trial.
January 27, 2014
A pathbreaking and controversial trial on teacher protections begins this week in Los Angeles, with implications for policies on teacher seniority, tenure, and dismissal.
January 23, 2014
NEA announces the first winners of its new fund for supporting local education projects.
January 21, 2014
The Orleans Parish school board and the state of Louisiana owe $1.5 billion in damages resulting from a class action by the teachers.
January 15, 2014
The NEA teams up with a for-profit to provide fully detailed common-core lessons and units from specially selected "master teachers."
January 14, 2014
A Colorado lawmaker wants to end collective bargaining, through a proposal that bears similarities to Republican-sponsored legislation approved in other states.
January 07, 2014
Once again, value-added is a no-go for the American Federation of Teachers.
December 23, 2013
Scores were wrong for only a small fraction of teachers, the school system says, but the president of the Washington Teachers Union says she is "deeply disturbed" by the information.
December 06, 2013
The national union has reportedly spent more than $1 million on advertising buys to promote the campaign.