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Educators take bold steps to challenge schools and communities to have a conversation about race

April 17, 2017

“There isn’t an educator that I know that says the work we do is easy."

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The educators at EdCamp Revolution want you to know the revolution will not be standardized

April 16, 2017

“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.”

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Despite Trump-DeVos claims, vouchers offer false promise to rural students

April 14, 2017

"For rural students and their families, their public school is the only real option and claims to the contrary only amount to 'false choice.' "

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After listening to educators’ expertise, CT decides against using state test scores to evaluate teachers

April 14, 2017

CT educator: “I am hoping we now look at the whole child and all our children’s needs on an ongoing basis.”

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Tell Congress: Don’t abandon rural schools

April 13, 2017

Lawmakers are running out of time to provide critical funding for under-resourced schools in rural districts.

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LGBTQ students and allies organize April 21 Day of Silence to “make America gay again”

April 11, 2017

“Once you empower students you can start a movement.”

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Join tonight’s Facebook Live event: Find out how to push back on destructive Trump-DeVos agenda

April 10, 2017

Educators have impact when they share their stories with elected leaders who can make a difference in students’ lives.

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Dismissing concerns by educators and everyday Americans, Senate GOP confirms Gorsuch

April 8, 2017

Educators are deeply concerned about Gorsuch's rulings on students with disabilities.

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Student-led campaign inspires school board to pass strong ‘Safe Zone’ resolution

April 7, 2017

“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.”

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Despite what DeVos wants you to believe, research shows public schools outperform private schools

April 6, 2017

Researchers detail the “public school advantage” and why switching kids from a public to a private school may be harmful

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