Teachers union knocks religious freedom

By Ingrid Jacques, The Detroit News

The National Education Association, which boasts 3 million members, says its mission is “advancing the cause of public education.” But in reality, the country’s largest teachers union—with 150,000 members in Michigan—has a strong political agenda that extends far beyond the realm of teachers and students.

National Teachers Union Boasts of Having ‘Conservative’ Members While Undermining Their Values

By Tom Gantert, Michigan Capitol Confidential

The agenda for the National Education Association’s recent annual conference may surprise those who thought the big school employee union’s mission was to represent teachers in the workplace. It was in fact a political agenda dominated by buzzwords of the left: “social justice,” “institutional racism,” “family planning clinics,” and “climate disruption.”


By RiShawn Biddle, dropoutnation.net

There are a few reasons why affiliates of the National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers continue to cling on to declining influence over education policymaking.