About 6,000 delegates met in Houston last week and voted on measures related to abortion, white fragility, teacher diversity, and teacher strikes.
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July 08, 2019
July 06, 2019
After years of resistance, delegates of the National Education Association voted to open up membership to non-educator "allies."
July 05, 2019
Hundreds of educators left the national union assembly to protest against family separations at a nearby facility for immigrant children in Houston.
June 14, 2019
The National Education Association's 2019-20 budget shows that the membership losses were not as bad as anticipated.
April 16, 2018
The New York Times asked teachers to share what their classroom conditions really look like. Other teachers on social media are doing the same.
February 05, 2018
What is true and false about the teaching profession? Three educators unpack what they see as the most enduring popular myths about teachers and education.
October 09, 2017
As Puerto Rico rebuilds after being slammed by Hurricane Maria, here are some ways educators from the mainland can help.
May 03, 2017
A super-majority of educators at St. Hope Public Schools, a four-school charter network in Sacramento, have signed a petition to join a teachers' union.
March 25, 2016
Teachers at Jorge Prieto Math and Science Academy have decided to follow through with a previously planned field trip today, on the first of Chicago Public Schools' furlough days.
December 22, 2015
A state teachers' union has filed a formal federal complaint over a Florida teacher bonus program that the union alleges discriminates against teachers based on age and race.