Teachers continue to hit the streets! This week, Denver teachers walked out for 3 days before winning a new contract; Oakland teachers are threatening to strike as soon as next week. CEJ continues to demand Culturally Responsive Education in New York City, and the U.S. House Education Committee holds hearings on the chronic under-funding of public schools and school buildings. All that and more in this week's NewsBlast!!
This week's NewsBlast includes a round-up of actions around the country during the week! Find out about the "Betsy Gets an "F" Report Card, and our attempt to deliver petitions to the Department of Education! The DeVos Report Card also made appearances in Dallas, Chicago, and elsewhere! Resistance is Rising! Join the fight for investment in our schools, to end privatization and win sustainable community schools!