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More Than 1,000 Educators Won Elections On Tuesday, Teachers Union Says
"We saw wins up and down the ballot, and we are on fire," the head of the National Education Association said of the midterms.
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Some Students Got To Watch Their Teachers Win Big On Tuesday
Education leaders were watching races where teachers ran for office this year. Students were watching, too.
Meet The AP Biology Teacher Who Could Flip The New York Senate
After a series of historic strikes, could teachers shake up statehouses in the 2018 elections? Mr. Mannion thinks so.
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Nearly 1,500 Teachers Are Running For Office In November's Elections
Teacher protests inspired far more educators to seek office than previously believed, the National Education Association said.
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Thanks To Instagram, Classrooms Look Like Chic Barn Houses Now
A coffee shop is a farmhouse is a hotel lobby is a classroom. In 2018, there’s non-place like home.
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Teacher's Simple Chart Breaks Down The Idea Of Consent For Kids
It covers what consent is and what it does ― and doesn't ― sound like.
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STYLE & BEAUTY
Teacher Helps Students Make 'Skin Color' Paints Beyond Brown And Tan
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It’s all to say that acknowledging skin color earlier, especially with younger children of color, can have a huge impact.
I Crowdfunded My Classroom’s School Supplies. Here’s Why I Shouldn’t Have To.
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Why should children enjoy the comforts of a beautiful, clean, airy and bright classroom only in affluent areas?
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Seattle Teachers Vote To Strike If Deal Not Reached Over Salaries
The strike would take effect on the first day of school.
Betsy Devos Wants To Buy Teachers Guns
The education secretary is considering using funds meant to improve underprivileged schools to arm educators in the name of safety.
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33 Vintage First-Day-Of-School Photos
The back-to-school outfits, bags and haircuts have certainly changed.
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Here's Where To Do All Of Your Back-To-School Recycling
Recycling backpacks, old gym shoes, glasses and art supplies just got easier.
9 Things Every Teacher Wishes Parents Knew
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1. Parents are their child's primary role models.
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New Mexico Schools Are Failing And It's The State's Fault, Judge Says
Advocates involved with the lawsuit hope the court ruling has repercussions across the country.
Teacher Says He Was Forced To Quit Over School's Transgender Student Policy
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Former Indiana orchestra teacher John Kluge says addressing trans students by their preferred names is a "dangerous" violation of his religious beliefs.
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Teacher Who Stopped Indiana School Shooter: There Was No Other Choice
Jason Seaman said his brave acts were “the only acceptable actions I could have done."
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Retired English Teacher Corrects Trump-Signed Letter, Gives It Near-Failing Grade
“If it had been written in high school, I’d give it a D.”
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High School Teacher Defeats Kentucky House Majority Leader In GOP Primary
The upset comes after widespread teacher protests over pension and education budget cuts.
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Teachers Shouldn't Have To Hoard Sick Days To Invent Maternity Leave
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We dedicate our lives to taking care of other people’s children, but when it’s time to have our own, we have to fend for ourselves.
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North Carolina Teachers Just Closed Schools With A Massive Protest
About a million public school students were out of the classroom.
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School Got Complaints About Teacher Even Before HuffPost Revealed Her Racial Bias
Dayanna Volitich allegedly told students the Ku Klux Klan is a "good thing," according to the latest investigation.
Teacher Resigns After Video Shows Her Pulling Black Student's Locs
The video shows Lisa Houston tapping a student on the face, turning his head, pulling his hair and pushing him in the chest with the bottom of her foot.
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Arizona Passes Education Budget To End Teacher Walkout
But some educators feel it doesn't steer enough money to classrooms and want to press on.
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Nation's Top Teachers Tell Trump About The Importance Of Empathy
“I said ... I want you to know what I teach my students is about respect and empathy, and that’s how we as adults need to model those behaviors.”
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Why The Teacher Walkouts Sweeping The Country Are A Feminist Issue
“I think women are just tired of feeling like we're second class. We’re tired of white men in power telling all of us what to do."
Teacher Explains How Arming Educators Could Specifically Harm Students Of Color
Kimberly Worthy, a Washington D.C. teacher, fears arming teachers with guns could negatively impact students of color.
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