Here are some of the highlights of American Education Week
Personal Experience Fuels Professional Calling
After months of fact-finding, discussion and collaboration, the K-12 task force convened by Governor Brad Little has released its final recommendations.
IEA Member Will Use Platform to Spotlight Student Mental Health Issues
In a significant first step toward increasing compensation for veteran teachers, the educator pipeline subcommittee has included a third rung of the Career Ladder with a $60,000 allocation in its final recommendations.
As a veteran public school teacher of 18 years, and as a mom of a 10-year old who attends my local public school, I find myself telling kids to stand up for what is right. To say something if they see injustice. Sometimes it is easy to tell others what they should do, yet harder…