NEA Tele-Town Hall Looks at Ensuring Equity and Racial Justice in School Reopening

Thousands of educators around the country last week joined a tele-town hall on education equity and safe school reopening. Organized by the National Education Association and moderated by award-winning reporter and C-SPAN host Jesse Holland, the event featured a live Q&A with NEA Vice President Becky Pringle and NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson. “Despite…

Health, Safety, Well-Being, and Inequities Among Teachers’ Top Concerns for Students

The top concerns of teachers regarding any return to school are the health and well-being of their students, ensuring they have access to computers and online resources, and keeping them safe when schools reopen. Teachers say specific actions must be taken before schools reopen, including Establishing statewide protocols and protections for all schools. The protections…