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Teachers Union Hit with Labor Strife — Obama’s Commencement Shift — Caring about School Counselors — Rethinking Remediation Reporting

July 2, 2014

By Caitlin Emma at Politico

TEACHERS UNION HIT WITH LABOR STRIFE: The demonstrators marching outside the National Education Association’s annual convention in Denver on Tuesday held up signs demanding “No union busting!” and “Bargain a fair contract!” The target of their wrath: The NEA itself. The protesters were field organizers for the NEA — the men and women who hit the road as many as 200 days a year to rally educators to the union cause. They have their own union, the Association of Field Service Employees. And they’ve been working without a contract since their last three-year deal expired June 3...

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