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July 03, 2012

A Look at NEA's New Business Items

A summary of resolutions discussed by the NEA at its 2012 convention.

July 03, 2012

Biden Present, Obama Absent at NEA Convention

Vice President Joe Biden rallied delegates with a rousing speech, but President Obama's absence was still conspicuous.

July 03, 2012

NEA 2012: It's All About Obama

This post originally appeared on Education Week Teacher's Teaching Now blog. Campaign rally or Representative Assembly? At some points yesterday it was hard to tell. The 8,000 or so delegates of the nation's largest teachers' union gathered in Washington for their annual convention heard one mess...

July 02, 2012

Union Aims to Remake Its Image, Help Re-Elect Obama

The NEA's priorities include reelecting President Obama and improving teacher professionalism.

July 01, 2012

Big Membership Losses for NEA

The National Education Association has lost more than 100,000 members, and expects to lose even more in the future.

July 01, 2012

A Glimpse Into NEA's 'Crisis' Fund

NEA makes its first payouts from its rejuvenated Ballot Initiative/Legislative Crisis fund.

June 29, 2012

Weingarten Proposes 'Bar Exam' for Teachers

AFT proposes a "bar exam" for teachers, but details remain sketchy.

June 29, 2012

What to Watch For at NEA's 2012 Convention

It's that time of year again, folks! This weekend begins our annual coverage of the National Education Association's Representative Assembly, the time when thousands of delegates descend on a city to debate everything from teacher evaluations to latex. Add a pinch of confetti, a dash of line-dan...

June 25, 2012

StudentsFirst Raises $7.6 million in 2010-11

Education advocacy group StudentsFirst seems to have raised about $7.6 million between its founding in October 2010 and July 2011, according to tax forms released today by the group.

June 21, 2012

At Unions' Behest, Website to Drop Stand For Children, StudentsFirst

Online petition website Change.org has agreed to take down petitions sponsored by two education advocacy groups, after complaints from labor groups that the groups aren't aligned with progressive values.

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