According to educators, the GLSEN survey has been one of the most valuable tools in capturing and quantifying the experiences of LGBTQ youth in our schools.
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Indications are that the Senate GOP leadership's health care plan will result in up to 16.5 million children losing their health care coverage.
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House lawmakers are advancing a bill that aims to expand career and technical education, which is targeted for a 15 percent cut in the Trump-DeVos budget.
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New law requires Indiana high schools to offer ethnic and racial studies as an elective course at least once a year.
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Political action yields a pro-public schools legislature committed to stopping private school vouchers.
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The Trump budget cuts special education, which is already critically underfunded. But a bipartisan group of lawmakers is looking to more than double IDEA funding over the next decade.
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“The deprivation of public education is not like the deprivation of some other governmental benefit. Public education has a pivotal role in maintaining the fabric of our society and in sustaining our political and cultural heritage; the deprivation of education takes an inestimable toll on the social, economic, intellectual, and psychological wellbeing of the individual, … Continued
By Amanda Litvinov Virginia is one of just two states with a gubernatorial election this year, and primary elections took place yesterday. Lt. Governor Ralph Northam emerged as the winner of the Democratic primary, defeating ex-Congressman Tom Perriello. Northam, a doctor and former state senator, has a long history of supporting public education and local … Continued
At national conference, DeVos touts her involvement with Michigan charters without mentioning the disastrous results.
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“As educators, we’re responsible for the children who are here with us now. How can I help them while they’re here with me? That’s our bottom line.”
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