teachers

Protesters rally for high wages, support for Madison teachers

MADISON, Wis. -- Protesters gathered in front of Madison schools Friday to rally for higher wages and more support for the teachers inside. Organizers for the "Rally to Defend Our Schools" said the Madison Metropolitan School District is failing its…

Colectivo giving free coffee to nurses and teachers this week

In honor of national appreciation days, teachers will get a free cup of Colectivo coffee on May 3, and nurses will get a free coffee on May 6.

In honor of national appreciation days, teachers will get a free cup of Colectivo coffee on May 3, and nurses will get a free coffee on May 6.

Teachers asked to step up during sub shortage

Schools across the country are in crisis.  Buildings are on the brink of closing again. This time, it's because they're short on teachers.  Substitutes are in high demand, but in short supply. 

Dems look to restore collective bargaining for educators

The legislation is backed by the Wisconsin Educators Association Council

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin Democrats are introducing legislation that would bring collective bargaining back to educators. The "Collective Bargaining for Public Educators Act" will give employees…

Teachers care for others' kids but struggle to look after their own

Emily James, a high school teacher in Brooklyn, New York, tries to never miss a day of work. She's taught with two infected wisdom teeth. She's taught with strep throat. One time, she had no voice and just wrote things down and used signs to communicate with her students.