teachers' union
U.S. Rep. Scott Fitzgerald proposes reform bill for nation’s largest teachers’ union

A U.S. congressman has proposed a bill to reform the National Education Association, which he accuses of being more “a political machine” than an advocate for education. “Student success is… Read More

July 27, 2023
Public Education
Florida teachers’ unions suffer financial blow thanks to new paycheck laws

Several teachers unions are seeing a decrease in their revenue due to a Florida law that prohibits automatic paycheck deductions, according to the Tampa Bay Times. Florida teachers unions of… Read More

July 25, 2023
Public Education
‘Armed with knowledge’: National conference empowers teachers to stand up to unions

Around 200 educators attended the Teacher Freedom Summit last week, a “first-of-its-kind” conference to help public school teachers understand and stand up to the unions that claim to support them. Read More

July 20, 2023
NEA head stresses ‘education justice’ rather than academic achievement in convention speech

The president of the National Education Association had a lot to say about social justice at its annual meeting this week, and virtually nothing to say… Read More

July 6, 2023
Public Education
Secretary Mayorkas appoints teachers’ union boss responsible for lockdowns to DHS safety committee

The secretary of the Department of Homeland Security appointed American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten to a DHS school safety committee, outraging critics. Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas appointed Weingarten to… Read More

June 23, 2023
Public Education
These California teachers have ‘a lot more joy’ after bucking union

A group of California charter school teachers say they will have “more joy” in the classroom now that they’ve left their teachers’ union after a four-year effort. Teachers at Gompers… Read More

June 14, 2023