“The attempt to cloak book bans and censorship as a parent issue is not working,” said American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten.
The National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers had previously said vaccines should be strictly voluntary.
AFT President Randi Weingarten explains why she now supports vaccine mandates -- and why her union has opposed them.
"Death rates are starting up again," NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins said of COVID-19 cases. "We ought to be thinking of every possible intervention.”
The appointee would take over during a time of unprecedented upheaval in schools.
The American Federation of Teachers announced it would support strikes as a last resort amid the push to reopen schools during the pandemic.
The president of the American Federation of Teachers slammed the Trump White House as it released its own blueprint for reopening schools.
They're conducting lessons online, but still being asked to do it from school.
AFT President Randi Weingarten is backing the Massachusetts senator in her personal capacity. Her union has backed Warren, Biden and Sanders.
Education and children's welfare groups are calling on presidential candidates to form more comprehensive platforms.