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House Democrats praise SEL programs, Republicans criticize spending.
More than 90% of the nation’s 5,400 minor league baseball players signed National Labor Relations Board union election authorization cards to join the Major League Baseball Players Association.
"We are so excited to see the MLBPA join the AFL-CIO," said American Federation of School Administrators President Dr. Leonard P. Pugliese. "No matter if you work in a factory, hit a ball on a field or run a school, we are all workers united together wanting a collective voice on the jobs we do everyday. As I always say, union equals power."
Letter Asserts Principals Were Blindsided by CEO; Calls for Leadership
The very people who witnessed firsthand our democracy under assault now have the opportunity to strengthen our system of government, not weaken it.
The Department of Education makes clear that its overriding guidance to school districts is to use American Rescue Plan funds to make educational systems better for students, educators, staff, schools and their communities post-pandemic.
With apologies to FDR, we’re going to paraphrase his message announcing the attack on Pearl Harbor.
The PRO Act will involve civil fines for breaking labor law, including making CEOs pay.
The scholarship applies to any year of study, from the freshman year of college through the last year of graduate school, including law school and medical school.