It’s Women’s History Month, and all sorts of classroom-ready resources are available to help educators bring the richness of women’s experience into their lessons. This year’s theme is "Working to Form a More Perfect Union: Honoring Women in Public Service and Government,” but activities do not have to be limited to the theme.
Dr. Camilla McComb wanted to create art promoting the beauty, joy, hope, and promise of public education in a conceptual form – and she succeeded. The work she produced was awarded this year’s Best in Show at the 52nd annual MEA/MAEA Juried Art Purchase Show.
State lawmakers should take a page from Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan’s playbook and analyze the needs of Detroit Public Schools to develop a plan of correction that addresses the real issues, according to MEA testimony submitted to the House Appropriations Committee today.