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For those who claim teacher unions don’t have any power in Texas…Publish Date: August 12, 2020 9:36 am
Austin union preserves support employee pay, while Dallas superintendent tells the nation he respects the power of the local union Our local union for Austin ISD—Education Austin—rallied its members to...Read More
Aug. 7, 2020: Tell the Gov. to Do His Job!; DeVos nabs grant $ for private schools; Town Halls on #ReopeningSafely; And today starts a Sales Tax HolidayPublish Date: August 9, 2020 11:41 am
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