Texas AFT :’I knew I needed an education’: Member’s daughter earns free degree with union benefit

Full-body photo of Christine, who is wearing a white wrap dress and standing on a wooden deck in front of a gazebo.

Publish Date: May 28, 2021 8:31 amAuthor: Texas AFT Christine Jones Christine Jones found the traditional college experience to be difficult with the lack of financial aid, the need to take on student loans, and the struggle of balancing a commute while working full-time. Then Hurricane Harvey came and halted her educational pursuits altogether. But … Read more

The petition requires awakened members of the Randolph Board of Education, New Jersey to resign after canceling their vacation.

The petition requires awakened members of the Randolph Board of Education, New Jersey to resign after canceling their vacation.

Parents want members of the New Jersey school board to resign after voting to remove the holiday name from the school calendar for fear of causing crime. The petition requires members of the Randolph Township Board of Education and director Jenfano to “resign immediately.” Earlier this week, Randolph Board of Education members unanimously removed all … Read more

District 6 board of education members Mathews and Talley declare re-election bids

Two Greeley-Evans School District 6 Board of Education members have declared their plans to run for re-election this fall. Board president Michael Mathews and board member Ray Talley are in the process of completing required paperwork and the process to get their names on the November ballot. Mathews, 46, was elected to his first term … Read more

Lenawee Intermediate School District Board of Education Incumbent Members Reelected

Lenawee Intermediate School District Board of Education Incumbent Members Reelected

Adrian, MI – Three incumbents were reelected to the LISD Board of Education at the biennial election meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Monday. Carrie Dillon, James Hartley, and Kathryn Mohr, all current board members, ran unopposed and were unanimously reelected. Intermediate school district boards of education are elected by votes from local constituent school district … Read more

Forest Hills Board of Education accepts member’s resignation

Patty Taylor, former member of the Forest Hills Board of Education, submitted her letter of resignation on June 1, 2021.

The Forest Hills Board of Education accepted the resignation of one of its members during a special meeting on Thursday afternoon.  School board member Patty Taylor submitted her letter of resignation on Tuesday, said board president Forest Heis. Now, the search has begun to find a replacement for Taylor, who served less than two years of her … Read more