Last Monday was May Day, International Workers Day, and nationally, organizations that are part of the Fair Immigration Reform Movement network held marches and rallies to pressure the Biden administration […]
Teachers’ Union “Disappointed” In Next Budget’s Low Wage Inc...
The proposed budget was released by Superintendent Carlton Jenkins at Monday night’s school board meeting. The budget proposes a base wage increase of 2% for all school staff. Additionally, an […]
“It felt like a huge slap in the face:” Madison teachers protest c...
Yesterday, teachers rallied outside the Madison Metropolitan School District administration building downtown. The event was organized by Madison Teachers Inc, the union that represents MMSD teachers — and it came […]
Madison school board approves employee handbook changes
The Madison school board voted four to three last night to approve changes to the district’s employee handbook. The changes mean a switch to how the district reviews its teachers […]
New Report Identifies Barriers to Teacher Diversity in Wisconsin
The Wisconsin Policy Forum, a nonpartisan research organization, released a report on March 17th which identified that barriers at every step of becoming a teacher are stalling people of color […]
Teachers Respond to Reopening of Madison Public Schools
Over 500 combined Madison Metropolitan School District staff and Madison community members signed an open letter urging the district School Board and superintendent Dr. Carlton Jenkins to reconsider their plan […]