AFT has concerns about ESEA fiscal-equity proposals.
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January 06, 2012
Dennis Van Roekel responds to criticism from members about an op-ed he penned with TFA's Wendy Kopp.
December 08, 2011
A National Education Association commission today issued a report today with specific recommendations for upping pre-service requirements, establishing career paths for teachers, and developing new evaluation systems.
December 05, 2011
A nonprofit body set up by the Minneapolis Federation of Teacher has been granted the authority to charter schools, in what's apparently the first such arrangement of its kind in the nation.
November 30, 2011
Certain schools in Los Angeles would gain new freedom to hire teachers in their building, to avoid certain district directives, and to cancel parts of the teachers' contract under a new agreement brokered by the school district and its local teachers' union.
November 18, 2011
UTLA's president responds to an initiative by members to force a teacher-evaluation vote.
November 16, 2011
EdWeek unveils its new special report on labor-management collaboration.
November 15, 2011
Los Angeles teachers plan to force a referendum on evaluation reform within their teachers' union.
November 03, 2011
Teachers' unions are among the groups that have been actively involved in supporting the Occupy Wall Street protests that have sprung up in U.S. cities from coast to coast.
October 18, 2011
The National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers both quickly praised the change, as did Republicans.