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The Hill
Retirees group endorses Clintongovernment to cut prescription prices in Medicare. “No one has ever been more
Retirees group endorses Clinton
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
government to cut prescription prices in Medicare. “No one has ever been more ready to provide seniors with what they need on Day One,” Roach said. Other groups that have endorsed Clinton include the AFL-CIO and the National Education Associa... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning electionseducation spending in the 2013-2014 school year, at 48th in teacher pay and 49t
Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning elections
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 hours ago
education spending in the 2013-2014 school year, at 48th in teacher pay and 49th in spending per student, according to the National Education Association, a teachers' union. Despite the funding gaps, Republican leaders in Oklahoma continued to push... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning electionseducation spending in the 2013-2014 school year, at 48th in teacher pay and 49t
Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning elections
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 hours ago
education spending in the 2013-2014 school year, at 48th in teacher pay and 49th in spending per student, according to the National Education Association, a teachers' union. Despite the funding gaps, Republican leaders in Oklahoma continued to push... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning electionseducation spending in the 2013-2014 school year, at 48th in teacher pay and 49t
Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning elections
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
education spending in the 2013-2014 school year, at 48th in teacher pay and 49th in spending per student, according to the National Education Association, a teachers' union. Despite the funding gaps, Republican leaders in Oklahoma continued to push... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning electionseducation spending in the 2013-2014 school year, at 48th in teacher pay and 49t
Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning elections
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 hours ago
education spending in the 2013-2014 school year, at 48th in teacher pay and 49th in spending per student, according to the National Education Association, a teachers' union. Despite the funding gaps, Republican leaders in Oklahoma continued to push... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Packers analogy on teacher pay backfires for Gov. WalkerPope, of Mount Horeb, who said Walker's analogy comparing teacher salaries - wh
Packers analogy on teacher pay backfires for Gov. Walker
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
Pope, of Mount Horeb, who said Walker's analogy comparing teacher salaries - which average $54,766 in Wisconsin based on National Education Association figures - to NFL players who make millions was "simply ridiculous." "This callous disregard... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
For better or worse, California goes its own way on education, rejecting test- and results-driven moof local school districts and teachers has been a key objective for teacher uni
For better or worse, California goes its own way on education, rejecting test- and results-driven mo
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
of local school districts and teachers has been a key objective for teacher unions over the past two years, as voiced by National Education Association President Lilly Eskelsen Garcia in an interview with the Deseret News last year. "While New... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
June 29— but added that the area had a good potential for recovery. 50 years ago: 196
June 29
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
— but added that the area had a good potential for recovery. 50 years ago: 1966 MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — In a move to make the National Education Association the coast-to-coast voice of the American teacher, NEA President Richard D. Batchelder has... Read more
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Salon.com
Packers analogy on teacher pay backfires for Gov. WalkerPope, of Mount Horeb, who said Walker’s analogy comparing teacher salaries — wh
Packers analogy on teacher pay backfires for Gov. Walker
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Pope, of Mount Horeb, who said Walker’s analogy comparing teacher salaries — which average $54,766 in Wisconsin based on National Education Association figures — to NFL players who make millions was “simply ridiculous.” “This callous disregard... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive — Officer: Left-Wing Extremists Started Sacramento Riotthe group: A student-teacher alliance that operates as a joint caucus within t
Exclusive — Officer: Left-Wing Extremists Started Sacramento Riot
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
the group: A student-teacher alliance that operates as a joint caucus within the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) and National Education Association (NEA), BAMN uses litigation and direct action to combat racial inequality throughout the... Read more
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Deseret News
For better or worse, California goes its own way on education, rejecting test- and results-driven modelsof local school districts and teachers has been a key objective for teacher uni
For better or worse, California goes its own way on education, rejecting test- and results-driven models
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
of local school districts and teachers has been a key objective for teacher unions over the past two years, as voiced by National Education Association President Lilly Eskelsen Garcia in an interview with the Deseret News last year. "While New... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two districts score below Pa. averages in reading, mathor 7.8 percent, of students falling into this category, while Wilkes-Barre had
Two districts score below Pa. averages in reading, math
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
or 7.8 percent, of students falling into this category, while Wilkes-Barre had 460, or 6.7 percent of its population. The National Education Association reports the average salary for a teacher in Pennsylvania at $63,701. Hazleton Area teachers... Read more
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The News & Observer
The facts about what Roy Cooper, Pat McCrory said in debate about educationStates of America,” he said. That’s true, at least in terms of percentages. Be
The facts about what Roy Cooper, Pat McCrory said in debate about education
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
States of America,” he said. That’s true, at least in terms of percentages. Between 2013-14 and 2014-15, according to the National Education Association, North Carolina teachers’ average salaries rose by 6.3 percent – which was more than any other... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Lawmakers return to Topeka to settle education funding conundrumand we have to solve this problem,” Wolfe Moore said. Mark Desetti, director o
Lawmakers return to Topeka to settle education funding conundrum
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 6 days ago
and we have to solve this problem,” Wolfe Moore said. Mark Desetti, director of legislative advocacy for the Kansas National Education Association, said they’re happy to see lawmakers moving so quickly. “Do we really care about our children... Read more
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CBS News
Are U.S. teachers underpaid? Depends who you askguessing here) 5-10 times higher than what a private sector employee can expect
Are U.S. teachers underpaid? Depends who you ask
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
guessing here) 5-10 times higher than what a private sector employee can expect to receive," he writes. According to the National Education Association (NEA), the largest teacher's union, the average starting salary for a teacher was $36,141 in... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
CNN's Reality Check Team vets Clinton's claimson child care for two children. But neither amount affords teacher-headed famil
CNN's Reality Check Team vets Clinton's claims
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 7 days ago
on child care for two children. But neither amount affords teacher-headed families a luxurious life: according to the National Education Association's latest data, in the 2015-16 school year, the average salary for classroom teachers in North... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Why too many vacation classes are harmfulquestion whether more time in school automatically translates into more time on
Why too many vacation classes are harmful
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
question whether more time in school automatically translates into more time on task. For example, the United States’ National Education Association (1987) questioned whether additional time in school might simply lead to additional fatigue... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan teachers unions explore possible mergerwould need to address." The MEA is the state's largest teachers union, with 14
Michigan teachers unions explore possible merger
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 days ago
would need to address." The MEA is the state's largest teachers union, with 140,000 members. It is affiliated with the National Education Association. AFT Michigan represents 35,000 educators in Michigan. The AFT is affiliated with the... Read more
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The Hill
Union dues case should be reheard by a full Supreme CourtFriedrichs opponents usually overlook this fact. For instance, according to the
Union dues case should be reheard by a full Supreme Court
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Friedrichs opponents usually overlook this fact. For instance, according to the Center for American Responsiveness, the National Education Association (NEA) spent $92 million, and the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) $69 million, on federal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas ranks near bottom once morespent $9,561 per student, kindergarten through 12th grade, according to an anal
Texas ranks near bottom once more
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
spent $9,561 per student, kindergarten through 12th grade, according to an analysis of average daily attendance data by the National Education Association. That is $2,690 below the national average and only $2 more per student than last... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Dr. William BrownWest Virginia 1979; and Physical science in general education curriculum reform
Dr. William Brown
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 13 days ago
West Virginia 1979; and Physical science in general education curriculum reform, 1985. William participated in life member National Education Association; member AAUP; Smithsonian Associate and Member National Science Teachers Association; and... Read more
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The Hill
AFL-CIO endorses Clintonvoted Thursday to endorse the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, foll
AFL-CIO endorses Clinton
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
voted Thursday to endorse the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, following the path of many top unions like the National Education Association and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU). ADVERTISEMENT “Hillary Clinton is a... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Obituaries | June 16, 2016of the United Teachers of Flint from 1975 until 1985, a lifetime member of the
Obituaries | June 16, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted 14 days ago
of the United Teachers of Flint from 1975 until 1985, a lifetime member of the Michigan Education Association (MEA), and National Education Association (NEA), a charter member of the Swartz Creek Recycling Coalition, the treasurer of the Genesee... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Shutdown could have far-reaching impact on teachersteachers behind instantly with the students, so we don't get started as soon,"
Shutdown could have far-reaching impact on teachers
The Newton Kansan / Posted 14 days ago
teachers behind instantly with the students, so we don't get started as soon," said Debra Helberg, president of the Newton National Education Association, "and then there's the prospect of what happens with teacher pay as we go into August. Our... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
LCPS School Board to discuss superintendent's possible resignationan acting superintendent pending selection of an interim superintendent. Patri
LCPS School Board to discuss superintendent's possible resignation
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 days ago
an acting superintendent pending selection of an interim superintendent. Patrick Sanchez, the Las Cruces president of the National Education Association, told ABC-7 two-thirds of his members are not happy with the direction the district is going.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas State Board of Education allows KCK to hire 15 unlicensed teacherstraining in classroom management, learning styles, student exceptionalities, cu
Kansas State Board of Education allows KCK to hire 15 unlicensed teachers
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
training in classroom management, learning styles, student exceptionalities, curriculum development and assessment," Kansas National Education Association spokesman Marcus Baltzell said in an email. "In other words, professional educators have... Read more
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FOX News
Tap the Rockies: 10 things you didn’t know about Coorswith the return of the stubby bottle. The shortened spelling of “thoroughly” wa
Tap the Rockies: 10 things you didn’t know about Coors
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
with the return of the stubby bottle. The shortened spelling of “thoroughly” was one of 12 spelling changes adopted by the National Education Association in 1898 (the group’s goal was to make English easier to learn and understand). Those spelling... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
SJSD Teachers React to Colgan's Pleacome to an end, but that fallout from the investigation could have an effect fo
SJSD Teachers React to Colgan's Plea
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 days ago
come to an end, but that fallout from the investigation could have an effect for years to come. Todd Brockett with the National Education Association says that there are still some efforts that need to be made before the mistrust for the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
USD 500 seeks to tap into controversial new hiring processfor the state’s main teachers union, warned against lowering standards in the f
USD 500 seeks to tap into controversial new hiring process
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
for the state’s main teachers union, warned against lowering standards in the face of teacher shortages. The Kansas National Education Association has been a key critic of circumventing licensure requirements. “If we really want to address... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Sub Nation: Use of substitute teachers on the riseno specific educational requirement.

Pay fluctuates from state to state a

Sub Nation: Use of substitute teachers on the rise
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
no specific educational requirement.

Pay fluctuates from state to state and district to district, as well.

The National Education Association released a report in May 2012 calling for districts to hire qualified individuals to serve as... Read more

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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma ScissorTales: GOP-controlled Legislature earns OEA's praisewere largely protected from spending cuts in a year of a $1.3 billion shortfall
Oklahoma ScissorTales: GOP-controlled Legislature earns OEA's praise
The Oklahoman / Posted 19 days ago
were largely protected from spending cuts in a year of a $1.3 billion shortfall). The OEA is the state affiliate of the National Education Association, which has already endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton for president, and for decades has... Read more
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The Hill
Hillary Clinton closing in on AFL-CIO endorsementhas already secured the endorsements of dozens of top unions like the Service E
Hillary Clinton closing in on AFL-CIO endorsement
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
has already secured the endorsements of dozens of top unions like the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) and the National Education Association (NEA) — but the AFL-CIO, which is a labor federation made up of dozens of other unions, had... Read more
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NBC News
Soledad O'Brien's #IAmLatinoInAmerica Seeks to Amplify Latino Voicesa Latino be VP, but that candidate has to speak to our issues. #iamlatinoinamer
Soledad O'Brien's #IAmLatinoInAmerica Seeks to Amplify Latino Voices
NBC News / Posted 23 days ago
a Latino be VP, but that candidate has to speak to our issues. #iamlatinoinamerica Lily Eskelsen García, president of the National Education Association, and Carmen Fariña, chancellor of the New York City Department of Education, answered... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Autumn P. FinlanShakespeare Festival and of the Rochester Arts and Lectures Series, a supporter
Autumn P. Finlan
The Post-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Shakespeare Festival and of the Rochester Arts and Lectures Series, a supporter of Metro Justice and a member of the National Education Association and New York State Retired Teachers Association. She is survived by two sisters: Betty... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Could Fall To Bottom In Average Teacher Salariesin average teacher salary among states and the District of Columbia, above Miss
Oklahoma Could Fall To Bottom In Average Teacher Salaries
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 27 days ago
in average teacher salary among states and the District of Columbia, above Mississippi and South Dakota, according to National Education Association data. The figure represents total compensation, including paid health and retirement... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Wisconsin joins federal lawsuit against Obama's transgender policiesfor the most vulnerable students. "Many of our country's leading education gro
Wisconsin joins federal lawsuit against Obama's transgender policies
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
for the most vulnerable students. "Many of our country's leading education groups, including the National PTA and the National Education Association, have embraced these federal guidelines, signaling they would provide students with safe and... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Program promotes early readinglong-term academic advantage, and also teaches them to develop an appreciation
Program promotes early reading
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
long-term academic advantage, and also teaches them to develop an appreciation for reading, and education, according to the National Education Association. However, many children and their families do not have the time or resources to obtain a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka upcoming meetings and events, June 1, 2016 update9, TGS Library, 2712 S.E. Indiana. Public welcome. Capital Area Retired Educat
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka upcoming meetings and events, June 1, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
9, TGS Library, 2712 S.E. Indiana. Public welcome. Capital Area Retired Educators, 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, June 9, Kansas National Education Association, 715 S.W. 10th. Information: Larry: 224-6437. 22nd annual Flint Hills Prairie Wildflower and... Read more
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Bennington Banner
SVSU and ESP to pursue one-year contractalmost at June 1 for a contract that's supposed to expire on June 30," said Nor
SVSU and ESP to pursue one-year contract
Bennington Banner / Posted 29 days ago
almost at June 1 for a contract that's supposed to expire on June 30," said Norm Bartlett, a representative of the National Education Association who is serving as the ESP's legal counsel for the negotiations, at the contract negotiations... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, RONALD P. ANTONELLI, Youngstown, Ohiowhere he was revered as a teacher and made a difference in the lives of his stu
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, RONALD P. ANTONELLI, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 29 days ago
where he was revered as a teacher and made a difference in the lives of his students. Ron was a proud member of the National Education Association, Ohio Education Association and the Austintown Education Association. He was a member of Theta... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Shawnee Mission teachers hopeful Kan. lawmakers come up with plan to fund schoolsgoing to happen in light of the recent Supreme Court decision, so we're not abl
Shawnee Mission teachers hopeful Kan. lawmakers come up with plan to fund schools
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 29 days ago
going to happen in light of the recent Supreme Court decision, so we're not able to talk money at all," Linda Siek with the National Education Association said. The state Supreme Court rejected the formula Kansas lawmakers came up with to fund... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Proposal would let states set rules to identify failing schoolsto overturn the regulation if the final version "does not implement the law the
Proposal would let states set rules to identify failing schools
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
to overturn the regulation if the final version "does not implement the law the way Congress wrote it." The head of the National Education Association also planned a close review of the proposed rule. "We want to ensure that the Department of... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Longtime science teacher Christine Whitcome retiringI like to hear that).” She has dedicated her entire life to teaching, not just
Longtime science teacher Christine Whitcome retiring
Nevada Appeal / Posted 1 months ago
I like to hear that).” She has dedicated her entire life to teaching, not just in the schools, but also was a part of the National Education Association, Ormsby County Education Association, and sat on a variety of national education boards. In... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Students push for later start times in Huron Valley Districtthe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Sleep Foundation,
Students push for later start times in Huron Valley District
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 1 months ago
the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Sleep Foundation, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the National Education Association. “We as a group are all concerned about hour high school times which start absurdly early,”... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Administration lays out draft rule for school accountabilityto overturn the regulation if the final version "does not implement the law the
Administration lays out draft rule for school accountability
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
to overturn the regulation if the final version "does not implement the law the way Congress wrote it." The head of the National Education Association also planned a close review of the proposed rule. "We want to ensure that the Department of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Rules proposed for school accountabilityto overturn the regulation if the final version "does not implement the law the
Rules proposed for school accountability
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
to overturn the regulation if the final version "does not implement the law the way Congress wrote it." The head of the National Education Association also planned a close review of the proposed rule. "We want to ensure that the Department of... Read more
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