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Public Education
Colorado teachers’ union allegedly tells schools to destroy gender identity records

A division of the Colorado Education Association (CEA) reportedly told the Jefferson County School District to destroy records regarding children’s gender identities to avoid legal scrutiny. “[I]f you do a… Read More

September 5, 2023
Public Education
Geography of school choice part IV: Power politics of teachers’ unions

The political opposition of teachers’ unions must be considered as a major factor in why school choice deserts exist in Western states, education reformers say. “[Teachers’ unions] have basically captured… Read More

September 5, 2023
Public Education
Washington state teachers’ unions strike as school starts, forcing closures

Two teachers’ unions in Washington are on strike, preventing nearly 30,000 students from starting school. Roughly 450 educators from the Camas School District began to strike on Monday over teacher pay… Read More

September 1, 2023
Public Education
Marxist teacher chose by select Democrat committee insiders for seat for Colorado General Assembly

Tim HernĂĄndez, the teachers’ union activist in Colorado who advocated for an anti-capitalist plank, was picked to fill a vacancy in the Colorado Legislature. HernĂĄndez, who is an avowed Marxist,… Read More

August 28, 2023
Public Education
Teachers’ unions trained educators to ‘inject gender ideology politics’ into classrooms, says report

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A Wednesday report claimed that the largest teachers unions in the United States worked to “inject gender ideology politics” into classrooms, according to the Defense… Read More

August 17, 2023
Legislation
State GOP devises plan to limit influence of ‘woke’ teachers unions

(The Daily Signal) – The Alabama Republican Party is on the verge of prohibiting some GOP candidates from accepting campaign donations from the Alabama Education Association, the predominant … Read More

August 4, 2023
Public Education
Extended school closures pushed by teachers unions created ‘generational learning loss,’ say house panel witnesses

(The Daily Signal) – A generation of American students have fallen behind academically in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and the forced school closures that took place… Read More

July 27, 2023
Culture
Unearthed video shows teachers union president ranting and raving on stage, calling students ‘our babies’

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A recently unearthed video shows the head of the largest teachers union wailing on stage during a keynote address, calling students “our babies.” During the National… Read More

July 17, 2023
Public Education
Chicago’s new mayor replaces Board of Education with social justice warriors

Mayor Brandon Johnson appointed six new members to the seven-member Chicago Board of Education last week, each of whom share a common progressive ideology focused on race and equity. “It’s… Read More

July 13, 2023
Public Education
Nation’s largest teachers’ union votes to officially promote child sex changes

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The nation’s largest teachers union approved a new measure this week that calls for the group and its members to promote sex-change procedures for LGBTQ… Read More

July 10, 2023
Opinion
America’s most unashamedly biased union endorses Biden-Harris for 2024

American Federation of Teachers, the second largest teachers’ union in the nation, officially endorsed Joe Biden and Kamala Harris for the 2024 presidential election. “President Joe Biden and Vice President… Read More

June 21, 2023
Public Education
America’s largest teachers’ union unveils LGBT toolkit detailing ‘ze/zim’ pronouns, how to address ‘bias’

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The country’s largest teachers union released an LGBTQ toolkit Wednesday for educators, explaining “ze/zim” pronouns and how to address bias around sexual orientation and gender… Read More

June 9, 2023
Public Education
California teachers’ union enters fifth day of strikes for ‘climate justice,’ reparations

(Daily Caller) – Nearly 3,000 California teachers are striking for a fifth day as they push for homeless shelters within the school and climate justice initiatives. The Oakland Education Association… Read More

May 10, 2023
Public Education
State teachers’ union admits Marxist platform points from assembly

The Colorado Education Association finally has provided The Lion with the language of the Marxist resolution its membership approved at a recent assembly. Previously, the CEA refused to… Read More

May 3, 2023
Public Education
Colorado teachers’ union may have taken anti-capitalist stance, won’t reveal votes on issue

The Lion has confirmed the Colorado Education Association (CEA) assembly considered and likely approved a resolution that is anti-capitalist, but the union refused to disclose the vote. The… Read More

April 26, 2023
Opinion, Public Education
Biden says government working with union allies against parents for control of children

In a partisan speech on the eve of announcing his reelection bid, President Joe Biden, joined by First Lady Jill Biden, sided with the teachers’ union and their progressive… Read More

April 25, 2023
Public Education
K-12 public schools in NYC cost nearly $40,000 per student. That’s more expensive than the average private university

Public school funding in New York City is going through the roof – of the Empire State Building. Despite decreasing enrollment, NYC public schools are primed to spend… Read More

April 20, 2023
Courts, Public Education
Nevada boy who choked, sexually assaulted teacher pleads guilty to reduced charges

A former student at a Las Vegas area school accepted a plea deal for reduced charges after being arrested for the strangulation and sexual assault of a teacher. Read More

April 20, 2023
Culture, Public Education
‘They should be worried’: Teachers union attempts to fight moms over parental rights advocacy

(The Daily Signal) – A Pennsylvania teachers union conference featured a session on fighting parental rights advocacy. The Pennsylvania State Education Association’s southern region conference last week featured a session… Read More

April 20, 2023
Culture
Teachers union president to testify on school closures at COVID-19 house hearing

(Daily Caller) – The president of the nation’s second largest teachers union will testify at a U.S. House Select Subcommittee’s hearing on school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Select… Read More

April 12, 2023