Day of Action Media Highlights

Check out the media highlights from our December 9, 2013 National Day of Action.

The Blade: Human assets elevate Toledo 12/15/13

Los Alamos Daily Post: Local Solidarity Greets 'Keep the Promise' Statewide Bus Tour Initiative  12/13/13

People's World: Teachers' leader: Schools reflect society's polarization and anger12/13/13

In These Times: Teachers Seek to 'Reclaim' Education 12/12/13

Los Alamos Daily Post: Reclaim the Promise Bus Tour Comes to Los Alamos  12/11/13

Washington Post: D.C. teachers event turns raucous, with mayoral candidates drowned out  12/10/13 Educators call on Gov. Kasich to make public schools a priority again12/10/13

Univision: Chicago Sindicato de maestros de Chicago exigió mejoras en la educación pública 12/10/13

Education Opportunity Network: Day Of Action Reveals Widespread Anger With Current Education Policies 12/10/13

WNYC: Teachers Hopeful About Contract Deal with De Blasio 12/10/13

Colorlines: Grinch Delivers Coal to Chicago Aldermen in National Protest to Reclaim Public Education 12/10/13

The State Journal: American Federation of Teachers-West Virginia wants to reclaim the promise of public education 12/10/13

In These Times: On National Day of Action to Reclaim Public Education, Some Chicago Politicians Get Lumps of Coal 12/10/13

Baltimore Sun: City youth protest school closure process in national day of action12/10/13

The Day: Round-table discussion in New London poses health care quality question12/10/13 Teachers wore blue today for National Day of Action to Reclaim the Promise of Public Education 12/10/13

Mid Hudson News: Rockland rallies on National Day of Action 12/10/13

Radio Iowa: ISEA collects winter clothing for students 12/10/13

The Star-Ledger: Hundreds blast Christie and Superintendent Anderson during rally for Newark schools 12/10/13

WRVO: Advocates rally in support of public education 12/10/13

National Women's Law Center: Reclaim Public Ed  12/9/2013

West Virginia Gazette: Teachers union leader, House speaker question school testing  12/9/13

DNAinfo Chicago: CPS Protesters Deliver Candy Canes, Coal to Nice, Naughty Aldermen, Mayor  12/09/13

CBS: Chicago Teachers Union Delivers Lumps Of Coal As Mayor Touts Computer Curriculum 12/9/13

KARE 11: New push for anti-bullying law in Minnesota 12/9/13

WESA: Movement Seeks to Reclaim the 'Promise of Public Education 12/9/13

Orlando Sentinel: Education reform "day of action" event this evening in Orlando12/9/13 Day of Action Press Conference 12/9/13

YNN: Push for more funding in public schools during Day of Action 12/9/13

Quad-City Times: Iowa teachers union seeks funding increases 12/9/13

Albany Times Union: NYSUT, others gather for 'Day of Action' at Capitol 12/9/13

WXXI News: A "Day of Action" for Some ROC Parents, Students & Teachers 12/9/13

Popular Resistance Reclaim Public Education: Day Of National Actions 12/9/13

WDSU: Many fight to reclaim public education at Sarah T. Reed 12/9/13

Fox 40: Day of Action: Protest Against Common Core 12/9/13

San Francisco Appeal: Stop The Corporate Greed" Reads Sign Carried By SF Supervisor At Market Street Rally 12/9/13

Idaho Education News: Rally focuses on education funding 12/9/13

CBS Philly: Protesters Rally For Philadelphia Education On National Day of Action In Center City 12/9/13

The Advocate: Protesters call for keeping Sarah Reed High School open 12/9/13

WMAC Northeast Public Radio: "Blue Monday" for NY Public Education 12/9/13

ABC 7 Chicago: Chicago teachers rally for education issues 12/9/13 A 'Day of Action' to protest school closings 12/9/13

Washington Informer: National Day of Action for Education Celebrated 12/9/13

Albany Times: Union Testing, funding top protest issues 12/9/13

The Observer: Jamestown has 'Day of Action' to reclaim public education 12/9/13

Florida Today: Public calls for changes in education system 12/9/13

WBNG: Educators take a stand to reclaim public education 12/9/13

The Journal News Editorial: Voicing concerns on Common Core 12/9/13

The Times of Northwest Indiana:  Gary teachers union forum part of AFT Day of Action12/9/13

K-12 News Network: December 9, 2013: It's Time to Reclaim the Promise of Public Schools12/9/13

Albuquerque Journal: Teachers' petition on the move 12/9/13

Newsworks: At Corbett's Philly office, 100 press for 'fair' funding formula for schools12/9/13

Philadelphia Inquirer: Public-school rally targets Corbett 12/9/13

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Demonstrators seek more education funds from state 12/9/13

KTVU: Rally for affordable housing, education begins outside Twitter HQ 12/9/13

CBS San Francisco: SF Protest At Twitter HQ To Focus On Corporate Benefits Vs. Public Needs 12/9/13

Washington Post: D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray faces hostile crowd in debate on education12/9/13

NBC Washington: Mayor Gray Enters Contentious Forum on Education 12/9/13

Connecticut Post: New board, and Vallas countdown begin 12/9/13

The Plan Dealer: Cleveland's hospitals are ducking millions in taxes and should pay 'their fair share,' three groups say 12/9/13

The Eagle-Tribune: School official visits Lawrence 12/9/13

KSHB: Kansas City teachers rally in support of public education 12/9/13

Fox 4: Group demands top educator to step down after alleged 'misuse of power'12/9/13

St. Louis Public Radio: Nicastro Faces Growing Criticism But Earns Vote Of Confidence12/9/13

St. Louis Post Dispatch: Missouri's chief educator is a lightning rod in reform efforts12/9/13

KCTV: Secret negotiations create big problems for Chris Nicastro 12/9/13

KSHB: Calls mount for Nicastro resignation after e-mails released 12/9/13

The Times-Picayune: Groups petition for return of New Orleans school from Recovery School District 12/9/13

The Times-Picayune: Community rallies to keep Sarah T. Reed High School open -- but with a twist 12/9/13

NJ Spotlight: New Era of Cooperation in Newark Schools Gives Way to Animosity 12/9/13

ABC 5: KSTP Minnesotans Rally for Stronger Anti-Bullying Laws 12/9/13

Star Tribune: Backers push anti-bullying bill in 2014 Minnesota legislative session 12/9/13

WDIO: Supporters of Stronger State Bullying Law Rally in Duluth 12/9/13

CBS Minnesota: Anti-Bullying Rallies In Duluth, St. Paul Push For New Law

KARE 11: New push for anti-bullying law in Minnesota 12/9/13

Iowa Press-Citizen: Iowa teachers: More must be done for families in poverty 12/9/13

WABI: Orono Schools Hold Food Drive 12/9/13

Associated Press: 2 Vt. teacher unions offer separate forward-looking proposals for upcoming legislative session 12/9/13

Fox 23: Statewide rally for improved public education 12/9/13

Nyack-Piermont Patch: Rocklanders Rally in Nyack to 'Reclaim Public Education 12/9/13

WKBW: Day of Action Targets Common Core & Budget Cuts 12/9/13

Des Moines Register: Iowa teachers say more must be done for families in poverty 12/9/13

News 12 Westchester: Educators rally against standardized testing 12/9/13

WIOD: Miami Joins Day Of Action For Education 12/9/13 Teachers wore blue today for National Day of Action to Reclaim the Promise of Public Education 12/9/13

WAMC: "Blue Monday" for NY Public Education 12/9/13

PBS NewsHour: Day of Action' rally demands more funding, new reform agenda priorities 12/9/13

Common Dreams: Movement Rises to Kick 'Corporate Reform' Out of Public Schools12/9/13

Choosing Democracy: Day of Action for Public Education 12/9/13

Washington Post: Education activists protest, rally in scores of cities (despite the weather)12/9/13

MSNBC: Andrea Mitchell Reports' Interview with AFT President Randi Weingarten12/9/13

Philadelphia Public School Notebook: Rallies set for Philly and 60 other cities in 'National Day of Action' 12/9/13

The Nation: Teachers, Parents Complain Overcrowding, Lack of Support Plague 'Welcoming Schools' 12/9/13

Public News Serivce - WA: Day of Action: "Reclaiming the Promise" of Public Education12/9/13

NBC DFW: Advocacy Group Issue 'F' Grade to Cruz, Cornyn 12/9/13

Public News Service - NY: A Blue Monday for NY Public Education 12/9/13

The Star-Ledger: Newark education advocates to protest state policies and cuts in aid12/9/13

Sun Sentinel: Sharon Glickman: Public schools need more public support 12/9/13

WBFO 88.7: Day of Action spurs calls for state education reform 12/9/13

Idaho Press-Tribune: State teachers' group plans rally at Capitol today 12/9/13

Florida Today: Education meetings aim to bring community together  12/9/13

YNN: A push for more funding in public schools during Day of Action 12/9/13

Associated Press: Day of Action' planned by NY teachers, union 12/9/13

Boise Weekly: Educators, Lawmakers Take to Idaho Capitol Steps Monday for 'Day of Action' 12/9/13

The Buffalo News: BTF to protest Common Core outside regent's home 12/9/13

Associated Press: Education rallies planned in dozens of cities 12/8/13 New York teachers to dress in blue for 'Day of Action' 12/8/13

Newark Patch: President of National Teachers Union to Take Part in Newark Schools Rally Monday 12/8/13

YNN: West Seneca, Jamestown schools taking part in "Day of Action"  12/8/13

The Root: Day of Action Unites Students, Teachers in Protest 12/8/13

Nyack-Piermont Patch: Day of Action Gives Voice to Education Concerns 12/8/13

The Star-Ledger: The Auditor: Christie, education leader go from friendly to foes again12/8/13

Eagle-Tribune: Lawrence plans to observe 'Day of Action' for educators on Monday12/7/13

The Journal News: Teachers and students in Nyack, Yonkers to rally against education overhaul 12/7/13

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Groups plan protest at MMAC for education 'Day of Action'  12/7/13

NH Labor News: AFT-NH Takes Pledge To Reclaim The Promise Of Public Education12/7/13 West Genesee goes blue on Monday to support public education 12/7/13

Texas Public Radio: National Day Of Action Draws Hundreds To State Capitol 12/6/13

KEYE TV: Downtown Austin protests focus on education, health care, immigration12/6/13

KVUE TV: Teachers rally at Capitol calling for more education funding 12/6/13

Associated Press: Texas education advocacy groups rally to give Cruz, Cornyn failing grades 12/6/13

Associated Press: Demonstrators give Cornyn, Cruz F's in education, health care, more12/6/13

Bill Press Show: Interview with AFT President Randi Weingarten 12/6/13

Politico: Unions flex muscle 12/6/13

Standard-Examiner: Time to reclaim the promise of public education 12/6/13

GFBRANDENBURG'S Blog: News from The Washington Teachers' Union: National Day of Action to Reclaim the Promise of Public Education in DC  12/6/13 Reclaiming the Promise of Public Education 12/6/13

 MSNBC's Politics Nation with Al Sharpton: Interview with AFT President Randi Weingarten 12/6/13

 Washington Post: Education ‘Day of Action’ set Monday in 60-plus cities 12/6/13

 Huffington Post: Teachers Union Launching Massive Campaign Against Education Reform Movement 12/5/13

 Westside Gazette: National Day of Action targets Broward literacy 12/5/13

 The Nation: Reclaim School Reform 12/4/13

 Sun Sentinel: Let's see public schools at their best 12/4/13

 Wall Street Journal: Teachers' Union Vows Appeal of Detroit Bankruptcy Ruling  12/4/13

 Blue Jersey: Fight Back Against The Assault On Public Education: Dec. 9 Day Of Action11/22/13

 Education Opportunity Network: Dec. 9 Declared Day Of Action To Reclaim The Promise Of Public Education 11/26/13

 Education Week: AFT, Partners Push National Day of Action to Oppose 'Privatization' of Schooling 11/26/13

 NH Labor News: Reclaim The Promise To Public Education; Stop Starving Our Schools11/23/13

 AFL-CIO blog: On Dec. 9, Join The Movement To Reclaim Public Education 11/21/13