AFSA’s General Executive Board (GEB) met Friday, May 2 in Washington, DC for a day of lobbying on Capitol Hill for AFSA’s Day of Action. The GEB focused on critical federal education legislation, particularly the importance of federal support for principal professional development.
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The First Five Years Fund debuted the findings of a bipartisan poll on early childhood education at the National Polling Briefing, “America Speaks: Grow America stronger...
House Democrats Set Plan To Aid Middle Class, Further Education
Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), House Minority Leader and other House Democrats unveiled their new economic agenda to...July 18, 2014 at 10:25 am
Free Live Video Stream on Latest Children and Poverty Research
Half the children in American public schools are low income and one million are homeless. Yet today’s school...July 8, 2014 at 11:28 am
Attend our Free Webinar on Fostering a Culture of Diversity in Today’s Schools!
Online Ticketing for Webinar: Fostering a Culture of Diversity in Today’s Schools powered by Eventbrite ...July 2, 2014 at 3:12 pm
AFSA Board Members Attend White House Summit On Working Families
On June 23, Diann Woodard, AFSA President; Wendi Caporicci, AFSA Secretary (Local 83 in Oakland, CA); Sandra Inga...July 2, 2014 at 2:36 pm
PHOENIX–In an interesting demonstration of labor’s political clout, the Republican Speaker of the Arizona House is shelving two controversial anti-worker bills,...
Marlborough, Mass., Charter School Teachers Join Teamsters
MARLBOROUGH, Mass.–Some 80 teachers and staffers at the math and science charter school in Marlborough, Mass.,...August 19, 2014 at 1:24 pm
Newark residents make legal bid to stop controversial school reorganization plan
Originally appeared on NJ.com NEWARK – While about 350 students were attending their first day of charter...August 19, 2014 at 11:10 am
Second Indiana Judge Bounces State Right-To-Work Law
CROWN POINT, Ind.–As far as Indiana’s so-called “right-to-work” law, the legal question now becomes...August 18, 2014 at 2:16 pm
D.C. Administrative Law Judges Unionize with IFPTE
WASHINGTON–After a 2-year struggle, administrative law judges employed by the D.C. government voted 19-5...August 18, 2014 at 1:23 pm