The Nashville protest is the latest instance of teacher activism, and additional walkouts are on the horizon this spring.
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May 06, 2019
May 01, 2019
A sea of red swept the capitals of North and South Carolina on Wednesday, as thousands of teachers turned out to demand higher pay and more school funding.
April 16, 2019
A new analysis by the Center for American Progress finds that teacher labor actions are more likely to take place in states with lower pay.
April 03, 2019
The teachers' union has planned a one-day strike to protest the school district's labor practices.
March 26, 2019
Teachers in North Carolina and Oregon plan to walk out of their classrooms in protest in May.
March 15, 2019
Commissioner Wayne Lewis requested a list of the teachers who had taken sick days in the 10 districts where teacher absences caused work stoppages.
March 11, 2019
Thousands of teachers marched in Annapolis on Monday evening, pushing for higher pay and more resources for their students.
March 07, 2019
Even when schools remain open, teachers across the country are speaking out for an investment in public education and protesting school-choice measures.
March 02, 2019
After seven days on strike, Oakland, Calif., teachers have reached a deal with the district that includes an 11 percent pay raise.
February 28, 2019
Several school districts have been forced to close due to a large number of teachers calling out sick in protest of a pension-reform bill.