By Tim Walker Originally published in neaToday 2016 National Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes addresses the 95th NEA Representative Assembly (Scott Iskowitz/NEA) In a stirring and emotional speech to [...]
By Brenda Álvarez Originally published in neaToday Doreen McGuire-Grigg, 2016 Education Support Professional of the Year, speaks at the NEA Representative Assembly, July 5, 2016. (Scott Iskowitz/NEA) NEA Education Support [...]
By Brenda Álvarez Originally published in neaToday For years, in many school districts across the country, it wasn’t uncommon to hear stories about special education students lacking adequate resources. They [...]
"In schools working to reduce suspension rates, teachers could take a cue from Aretha Franklin: Considering how young people view respect can greatly improve classroom management, new studies show. A one-time [...]
Whether it’s in a crowded urban classroom or a remote community in rural Alaska with only one school, we all aim to accomplish the same task: provide an excellent public education for every child in Alaska. Please join us in our journey.
With the price of oil plunging and a projected state budget deficit of $3.6 billion, Alaska’s students need real leadership in Juneau now more than ever. With public education funding already stripped to the bone, Alaska’s students cannot afford even further cuts… Read more at akstudentsfirst.org.