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NEA FundArming educators: Where elected leaders stand

04/20/2018

In the time since the Columbine Massacre, 19 years ago today, 187,000 students have been exposed to gun violence at their school during the school day.

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AZ Gov. Ducey’s response to #RedforEd movement hurts students, educators, public education

04/19/2018

Statewide movement empowers educators and adds momentum to the fight for students and public education.

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Silence is never neutral, Hawaii teacher trains educators to raise their voice for LGBTQIA students

04/18/2018

"Sexual orientation and gender diversity provide the world with a variety that is special and should be acknowledged.”

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Former special ed teacher faces off against voucher supporter for next NV governor

04/18/2018

Former educator Chris Giunchigliani places education funding as a central campaign issue, while her opponent, Adam Laxalt, wants to cut funding and expand vouchers.

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Three candidates for governor speak truth on taxes, school funding

04/17/2018

Gubernatorial candidates in Pennsylvania, Illinois, and Arizona have solid plans for improving tax fairness in order to invest in public schools.

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Gov. Wolf slashes testing, easing pressure on Pennsylvania educators, students

04/15/2018

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf reduced the PSSA by 20% on average in grades 3 through 8, preserving critical learning time.

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FL Gov. Scott’s public education, economic failures highlight danger of his U.S. Senate bid

04/13/2018

Education voters this fall won’t forget how Gov. Scott, who's now running for the U.S. Senate, tried to dismantle public education.

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