To help local NEA affiliates support members who are being targeted by administrators, delegates to the 2012 NEA Annual Meeting and Representative Assembly passed a resolution to “Defend the Rights and Dignity of Educators.”
It calls for NEA to inform its members on ways to challenge administrator abuse of teachers and other education employees, and to support local NEA affiliate efforts to defend the rights and dignity of teachers and other education employees.
“There is no way children will ever be safe from bullying if adults in schools aren’t safe from the same. Until we assure safety for ALL–children and adults in schools– we will continue to lose the battle,” says Werner. “It’s treating others with respect and kindness and patience and love. That’s the real work.” Read More