NEA Today/ Express Edition

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Voucher Doublespeak: Don’t Be Fooled

The Trump-DeVos privatization agenda pushes vouchers by every other name than what they are: a wrecking ball to public schools.

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When Should a Student Be Held Back?

Too many districts are getting this wrong. Find out why.

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The Thanksgiving Email that Turned our Stomachs

When district officials told these education support professionals they were losing their health benefits, our members took action.

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How To Become the Safest District in America

When it comes to deterring school violence, one school district has the answers.

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The Arcane Laws that Cost Retired Educators Millions

Nearly 9 million public employees – teachers, ESPs, nurses, firefighters and others – aren’t getting their fair share of Social Security. Tell Congress to step up!

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Aspiring Educators Tackle the School-to-Prison Pipeline Before They Get To the Classroom

Many of preservice teachers haven’t heard of the pipeline, but almost all of them will have students who could be touched by it.

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Honoring the Stars and Stripes

People across the United States celebrate Flag Day on June 14 each year to honor the United States flag and to commemorate the flag’s adoption. On the same day, the United States Army celebrates its birthday. During both events, Americans also remember their loyalty to the nation, reaffirm their belief in liberty and justice, and observe the nation’s unity. Use these lessons, crafts, and other resources to teach your K-12 students about this important national holiday.