Seattle educators use collective bargaining to gain big equity wins for their students.
Category Education News
Educators, activists and community leaders rallied in state capitols, marched in the streets and took action in their communities to call out the danger of divesting from our communities to build walls and perpetuate fear.
“There was fear and hysteria even among documented students because many of them have loved ones they’re fearful for.”
Thousands of people are planning to take action on May 1st to show communities united against hate and bias and ready to stand up to ensure there are resources and opportunities for all students.
In his first 100 days in office, Donald Trump has managed to dismantle civil rights protections courageous Americans spent decades building.
“There isn’t an educator that I know that says the work we do is easy.”
“There was fire and a little edge in the room that made the discussion come alive. If we don’t understand our students, we’re derelict in our duties.”
“Once you empower students you can start a movement.”
“Our fight for a sanctuary district is about children not being afraid to come to school as I.C.E. deportation squads roam our community, spreading fear.”