Opportunity for all: San Antonio, Texas

We believe every public school should be as good as the best public school and ensure that the gifts and talents of each and every child are given a chance to flourish. NEA president Lily Eskelsen García in San Antonio.


Is this School Heaven? No, it’s Finland

I have been to Finland. It’s the place where teachers go after they die if they’ve been good and taught the Whole Blessed Child; if they’ve rejected the hell of Obsessive Standardized Testing. More…

teacher at protest

My Letter to Arne Duncan on NCLB

Let’s join together to develop a smarter, new generation accountability system that includes an opportunity dashboard so that we may fulfill the promise of equal educational opportunity for all our students. More…