Join Us April 20th

Communities across the nation will demand that our leaders protect students and take real action to end gun violence on the National Day of Action Against Gun Violence in Schools. More…

A big ‘thank you’ to Education Support Professionals!

Without Education Support Professionals, students couldn’t get to or from school, buildings wouldn’t be accessible, safe, and clean, student records wouldn’t be in order, lights wouldn’t work, healthy meals wouldn’t get prepared or served, and a million other things wouldn’t happen. More…

Public Schools Week 2018: Saluting schools nationwide

Public Schools Week acknowledges public schools and reminds people that schools must have the resources to provide the well-rounded curriculum, inviting classrooms, and one-on-one attention that all students, regardless of where they live, need. More…

The Unimaginable Outlier List

I went to Broward County at the invitation of our colleagues there.  There was no speech to give.  No press conference.  No interviews.  There was just disbelief and pain and the need to have a human heart hear of the hurt and hold each other. This hurt is now too familiar.  Only weeks earlier our More…

I’m speaking to the media and I won’t mince words

I have the best job in the whole wide world: I’m a teacher who gets to advocate for kids and for the work NEA members do, no matter what our job titles, to cultivate students’ curiosity and set them off toward fulfilling, successful futures. More…