Connecting with Students Can Save Lives

Students need to know that educators are trusted adults they can turn to in times of crisis. And, when students are brave enough to ask for help, educators must know how to respond. More…

My Holiday Message

The holidays can be stressful for so many people. Expectations are high, often too high. As they approach, I want all NEA members to know this. More…

2020 is almost here… and so is the election of a lifetime.

I spent all day Saturday at a convention center in Pittsburgh with more than 1,000 other educators, parents, students, and grassroots activists listening to eight top presidential candidates answer our questions about their plans for education. This is what they had to say. More…

Welcome Back

Fall begins, and I find that I must again fight the urge to break into a school, sneak into a classroom and put up a bulletin board. More…

It’s our time to show the world what democracy looks like

This movement has created something better for millions of students and educators – but it’s bigger than that. We’ve created something better for communities. For this country that we love. Lily Eskelsen García addresses the NEA Representative Assembly. More…