B. POLICY STATEMENT ON PRIVATIZATION AND SUBCONTRACTING PROGRAMS
Amend by addition in Section 7 of Definitions, page 7, line 39:
…. with the same or substantially equivalent compensation, benefits, and working conditions.
Amend by addition in Section B.4 of Principles, page 9, line 26:
…. and any other program that simply replaces public education employees with private-sector employees. NEA opposes the use of private-sector companies that are hostile to labor unions or that interfere with employees in the exercise of their right to organize and bargain collectively.
C. POLICY STATEMENT ON CHARTER SCHOOLS
Amend by addition in Section 2.b of Design and Operation, page 12, line 35:
…. to make adequate arrangements for his or her transportation. At no time shall charter schools create a disparate impact on students and their communities.
E. POLICY STATEMENT ON TEACHER EVALUATION AND ACCOUNTABILITY
Adopted as Amended
Amend by addition in Section I.b.iii under Indicators of Contribution to Student Learning and Growth, page 18, line 49:
…. Such indicators must be authentic, reflect that there are multiple factors that impact a student’s learning beyond a teacher’s control (which must include, but is not limited to, learning challenges and poor attendance),