Tag: protests

Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

Student Protests, Past and Present

January 25, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

From Harvard’s Butter rebellion of 1766 to today’s demands to increase the diversity of professors and the student body, require classes in ethnic studies, expand mental health resources, rename buildings, remove statues, expand financial aid, and refund tuition in response […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

As teacher protests escalate, non-union educators express mixed feelings

May 9, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Images of red-clad educators filling city streets and crowding into state capitals over the past year have displayed a unified effort among affiliates of the nation’s two teachers unions to demand higher salaries and more funding for schools. But members […]


LA teacher strike over

January 23, 2019

Via: Education Dive

With one major strike apparently coming to an end, other districts are still facing the possibility that their teachers will walk out. The Denver Classroom Teachers Association, which turned down the Denver Public Schools’ latest contract offer on Friday, voted […]


What’s on the horizon for teacher protests in 2019?

January 3, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The past year was a notable one for teacher activism, with six wide-scale protests and strikes in Arizona, Colorado, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oklahoma and West Virginia. These movements started over long-standing issues like a lack of education funding and a […]


More teacher protests are on the horizon

September 13, 2018

Via: Education Dive

During the past academic year, six wide-scale protests and strikes in Arizona, Colorado, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oklahoma, and West Virginia took place across the nation. Factors that led to the protests include disputes over teacher pay gaps with other professions, […]