A contentious contract negotiation between teachers and a district in the Washington D.C. suburbs could foretell whether a transformative strategy for school improvement can dislodge entrenched leadership practices.
Parents in DeVos’s backyard tell right-wing radicals, “No thank you to divisive, partisan agendas in schools.”
Teachers ended a nearly three-week strike, citing advances in pay and working conditions for many members. But more work remains.
Rocked by vanishing industries and charter school expansions, Erie public schools are fighting back with a “transformative” education approach.
Educators use the community schools approach to tackle underlying causes of disparities that show up in classrooms.
Coronavirus and racism combined with online charters would create a plague of injustice that will never be wiped out.
After weeks of tense negotiations, the city agreed to reduce class sizes, increase salaries by 16% over the next five years and bring on hundreds more social workers, nurses and librarians.
"We don’t want to be out of our schools tomorrow but sometimes you have to take a hard step in order to get what’s right.”