Teacher Union Reform Network

Teacher Union Reform Network is a union-led effort to strengthen the nation’s teachers unions by promoting progressive reforms that will ultimately lead to better learning for all students. Because teachers are closest to students, to the learning process, and because of their link to parents and the larger communities, we are in a unique position to stimulate the necessary changes that will lead to sustaining more equitable and effective schools for all students.

Featured Postings

Great Lakes TURN Conference May 2017

Dear Great Lakes TURN Colleague, Our next Great Lakes TURN event is scheduled for May 11-12, 2017 at the Mayerson Academy, 2650 Highland Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45219. Our conference focus will be Advancing Labor Management and Community Partnerships to Address Opportunity Gaps. We will continue to collaboratively examine ways to plan and integrate the implementation of rigorous and challenging student learning and teaching standards, practices and programs. We will also explore new approaches in developing conditions for effective teaching and learning. Read More

Northwest TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference April 2017

Our next Northwest TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference is set for April 28-29, 2017 in Federal Way, WA. We are excited to be able to provide this opportunity to bring together collaborative teams of union and management from across the NW region states. NW TURN has been working to bring together labor-management teams to examine programs, policies and practices that impact teaching effectiveness and student learning. We have been working to develop collaborative partnerships to improve teacher effectiveness and student learning. Read More

Southwest TURN Conference April 2017

Southwest TURN Spring ConferenceResults for StudentsOur next Southwest TURN Spring Conference is set for April 21-22, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV. Southwest TURN works to bring together educators and education supporters to examine programs, policies and practices that impact teaching effectiveness and student learning, and to develop collaborative partnerships to improve teacher effectiveness and student learning through effective strategies to meet all student’s needs.WHEN: April 21, 2017, 1:00am-5:00pm. Read More