The American Federation of Teachers responds to Congressional debate on rewriting the Elementary and Secondary Education Act known as No Child Left Behind
Public education â€“ specifically funding equity for public schools â€“ is a key issue in this election
A look at an innovative program that gives parents the resources they need to instill strong reading skills in their children
Award winning documentary puts a human face on the devastating impacts of the most common form of violence experienced by young people in the nation
The vision of the American Federation of Teachers on advancing the promise of an America that ensures educational opportunity for everyone
New business models that harness technology and innovation are the key to reforming â€“ and transforming â€“ higher education in the United States.
Since its inception 20 years ago, more than 900,000 men and women have joined AmeriCorps, improving the lives of millions of Americans, but there is more critical work to be done.
Teachers need the time, tools and trust to do the best job they can.
A look at back-to-school devices, what your children need for the school year and how to get the best deals
With so many devices to choose from, what do your children really need to do their school assignments, how to protect those devices and monitor your childrenâ€™s digital social lives
Help connect the classroom and home
National, state policy changes have resulted in positive changes for children, but more are living in high-poverty neighborhoods and in single-parent families
States are struggling to break out of a troubling decade of public disinvestment sparked by the Great Recession
According to the National Summer Learning Association, children can lose as much as three months of math and reading skills over the summer
Tips from â€śThe Intern Queen,â€ť who completed 15 internships in her four years of college, on how graduates can get a dream job
Still Today, School Closings, Privatization, Zero-Tolerance Approaches to School Discipline, Austerity and High-Stakes Testing All Threaten to Undercut Communities of Color
As graduates begin the job hunt they need to be aware of the latest technology to help them create an impressive digital reputation
MATHCOUNTS, the â€śnational spelling bee for mathletesâ€ť - is answering the call
Program mobilizes youth in their local communities to tackle wellness issues such as nutrition, physical fitness and safety