teachers unions http://wamc.org en NEA President Discusses Challenges Facing Schools http://wamc.org/post/nea-president-discusses-challenges-facing-schools <p>National Education&nbsp; Association President Dennis Van Roekel was on a back-to-school tour last week.&nbsp; The head of the 3 million member teachers union visited schools in several cities across the country.&nbsp; During a swing through Massachusetts that included a visit to a school in the Boston area, Van Roekel spoke with WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill</p><p></p><p></p> Sun, 15 Sep 2013 16:50:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 73574 at http://wamc.org NEA President Discusses Challenges Facing Schools Listener Comment Line - Week of September 10, 2012 http://wamc.org/post/listener-comment-line-week-september-10-2012 <p>Teachers, jaguars and Car Talk were all topics of opinion on this week's WAMC Listener Comment line.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 16:48:05 +0000 47874 at http://wamc.org