“You walk the streets at night and something might happen, but you’ll probably be ok. If you drink the water, you know that’ll mess you up forever.”
Category Educator Voices
“The stories they come to school with are heartbreaking.”
“One way we perpetuate institutional racism is by not telling the truth about our past.”– NEA Executive Committee Member Kevin Gilbert.
The 2016 Activist of the Year Nominations Kick-Off
Teacher says the nasty and divisive language coming out of the 2016 presidential election about Muslims, refugees, and immigrants is getting the attention of the kids in his school, 60 percent of whom are students of color.
Standing for students means fighting for education policies that support them and their families.
Schools must navigate the issue of transgender student rights in order to provide a safe learning environment for all.
Panel discussion leads to clear understanding of next steps to help end this national epidemic
Las Vegas school bus driver Aurora Vigil and her two school-age daughters live every day with the pain of separation from her husband, their father.
Fourth-grade teacher and mom Caroline Sweet says we must abandon policies that support a “haves and have nots” system. She’s even made her case to President Obama.