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AFT 12h
"The unions were OK with the changes made in the House as a compromise, but the Senate fast-tracked a bunch of changes that effectively undid a lot of the work."
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Bob Morgenstern 13h
.⁦⁩ - we will watch the legislative session knowing we have the authorization to walk out if ⁦⁩ plays games. Time to pass clean pay raise bill & make sure the $150 million for PEIA is in the budget ⁦⁩ ⁦
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AFT 13h
Summit Academy Management said that "students are revenue." What a horrible way to look at education. The teachers & school staff are striking for their kids, and we stand 100% behind them.
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AFT 13h
. and education leaders in West Virginia announce that educators will be returning to the classroom tomorrow.
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AFT 14h
. are part of a national movement of educators fighting back against anti-public ed extremists. ​Because teachers are willing to do whatever it takes to protect their students & public education. Plain & simple.
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AFT 15h
What’s happening in West Virginia is what we’ve seen across the country. We are fighting for our students and for the future of public education.
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AFT 16h
Research confirms what our members already know: An online charter school is no replacement for a neighborhood brick-and-mortar public school. Kids need to be in classrooms, and online charter schools fail their students.
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AFT 17h
Look closely at the mainland converting 30 neighborhood public schools to charters without listening to your community is exactly why educators across the country have risen up in defense of their kids. Transparency now!
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AMPR 17h
Si tú o un miembro de tu familia tiene deudas por préstamos estudiantiles, completa el siguiente cuestionario: Los resultados nos ayudarán a atender estas situaciones tan injustas junto con la Aqui la encuesta:
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First Book 20h
We love seeing young people helping kids & are so proud to partner with to make a distribution like this possible! ... High school students MA are proving they care about the littlest people on their big campus.
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ShareMyLesson 20h
It's open! Register for ’s Share My Lesson virtual conference, Mar. 12-14. Choose from 30+ free sessions with top-notch presenters like . Plus you can earn credit!
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United Teachers Los Angeles 18h
United Teachers Los Angeles stands in solidarity with the striking Summit Academies teachers in Ohio! Stay Strong! ✊✊✊
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AFT 18h
Scenes from the trauma bay haunt those of us who work to save the victims of gun violence.
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Cleveland ACTS 19h
UPDATE: we’ve got word that SAM has failed to get the school operational for tomorrow and Friday. Time to come back to the table ! Isn’t it obvious you need your teachers?
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AFT 18h
. members are at the America Votes summit in DC
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United We Dream 19h
Here are the things you need to know about the Higher Education Dream Act of 2019! We will keep you updated on what comes next for this bill.
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Economic Policy Institute Feb 19
Black women’s labor market history reveals deep-seated race and gender discrimination by
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AFT 19h
This is great news for working families.
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AFT 20h
. and are failing to protect students from predatory loan servicing and – especially our veteran students.
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ilyse hogue 21h
This is what the power of collective action looks like. WV teachers strike to make sure everyone has access to education and public dollars stay in public education! 2nd day of strike. RT to support teachers.
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