TeachStrong Policy Proposal: Residency and Induction

This is one of nine TeachStrong policy proposals designed to modernize and elevate the teaching profession. The fifth principle focuses on the need to provide support for new teachers through residency and induction programs.

Avoiding Cuts to Pell Grant Funding

It is time for Congress to be sensible rather than pit college students against sick patients, workers looking for retraining, and others who need federal assistance.


Fully Funding Our National Security

In their refusal to negotiate a budget deal that would lift the sequester-level spending caps, Congress is unnecessarily risking critical defense and foreign policy priorities.


Addressing the Global Refugee Crisis

There are many convenient excuses for inaction or doing too little, but this is no time to shirk the responsibility of our common humanity.