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Where workers have been able to act collectively and bargain through their union, they have been able to secure enhanced safety measures, additional premium pay, and paid sick time, during the pandemic.

AFSA joined other education,  labor and social justice organizations asking Congress to help communities around the country.

Go to incoming Democratic President Joe Biden’s “Building Back Better” agenda on his website and read through it.

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Despite pressure from the administration, only 26% of principals surveyed support full reopening.
A Generation of Students in Jeopardy of Falling Behind Academically, Socially and Emotionally

This list is here to provide resources to help you think through your school reopening plan. It is a daily work in progress.

As we look for ways to get schools reopened around the nation, we are seeing there are no easy answers.

In less than five months, we’ll be at Election Day.

The amount spent per pupil for public elementary and secondary education (pre-K through 12th grade) for all 50 states and the District of Columbia increased.
June 19, 1865 was the day when the last slaves in the land became free.