Dear extraordinary teacher,

On behalf of America’s students and families, we would like to thank you for your work and impact that extends far beyond the boundaries of the classroom. More…

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…

Acting on Education Globally and Locally

People all over the world yearn for local, well-resourced public schools that can inspire students’ natural curiosity, imagination, and desire to learn. But in many places, that goal is becoming more and more elusive. More…