I am going to the border. Here’s why.

It took Donald Trump and the village of enablers around him to create the family separation crisis on the Texas border. But we will be the village to save these children and families. We will not fail them and we will not lose. We will not abandon any of these blessed children. More…

Memorial honors and uplifts educators

Ruth Berg. John Carlson. Daniel Buesgens. Richard Lee Proffitt. Scott Beigel. Aaron Feis. Chris Hixon. Jennifer Williamson. Glenda Ann Perkins. Cynthia Tisdale. These teachers, coaches, and education support professionals were killed between August 2017 and May of this year. Their names are etched onto the Memorial to Fallen Educators, part of the National Teachers Hall More…

Love without borders

I am proud of our champions for children in New Hampshire, educators who are reaching out to Central American children living temporarily in a Juarez, Mexico orphanage. They believe that all children, no matter where they are from, deserve the opportunity to learn and grow strong. Their love knows no borders. More…

Our Pride Flag flies high

Educators know the importance of surrounding LGBTQ students with the tools and resources they need, and that begins with supporting them and affirming who they are. More…

#FamiliesBelongTogether

Immigration issues are complicated.  But some things are simple. Do not punish children for decisions they didn’t make. Do not separate families. Provide a trusted path to citizenship for immigrant Dreamers. More…