We have lost over 8500 TAs since 2009! What is so important about a TA? For teachers, everything. They help with classroom management. They assists struggling students. They help in every aspect of learning. When class sizes are busting at the seams, it is the TA that holds it all together.
In addition, our TAs aren’t being paid a living wage. Many of our TAs make less than $11 an hour. These professionals along with other staff members
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