Build schools, not walls

To Vicente Rodriguez, activism comes as naturally as breathing. That’s why wherever he goes, he takes a supply of “Know Your Rights” cards that explain the constitutional protections afforded to the millions of other undocumented immigrants like him. More…

Probing how Racist Ideas are Born

We usually think that ideas lead to policies. But a book by NEA Higher Ed member Ibram X. Kendi argues persuasively that it’s actually the other way around. More…

Disco, ESSA and your public school

Don’t judge me for this, but disco has a special place in my heart. And so does music education. A well-rounded public-school education includes arts, PE, and music. More…