Mike Antonucci went through the National Education Association's financial disclosure report so you don't have to. The NEA is the nation's largest teachers union, the Huffington Post reports. He found that the union spent $15 million on advocacy -- $3.8 less than the previous year. Some interesting (but mostly predictable) grantees include Center for American Progress, American Bridge, Committee for Education Funding, Economic Policy Institute, Education Writers Association, Marylanders for Marriage Equality, and the Republican Main Street Partnership. Also, the NEA gave $25,000 to something called the Hip Hop Caucus Education Fund. One standout...

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our
news and resources and get
eSchool News Today email newsletter

About the Author:

staff and wire services reports