Washtenaw County Education Association http://wemu.org en EMU Faculty Protest EAA Association http://wemu.org/post/emu-faculty-protest-eaa-association <p>Eastern Michigan University faculty members held multiple protests today urging the school to end its involvement with Michigan's Education Achievement Authority.&nbsp;</p><p>The EAA is a state school system tasked with improving consistently under-performing schools.&nbsp;</p><p>Critics say the EAA removes too much control from local government.&nbsp;</p><p>Steve Camron is a professor at EMU and one of the protest's organizers. He says involvement with the EAA will negatively impact enrollment in EMU's teacher education program.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 19:25:13 +0000 Bob Eccles 38503 at http://wemu.org EMU College of Education Carries On Despite Boycott http://wemu.org/post/emu-college-education-carries-despite-boycott <p>The Washtenaw County Education Association has called for a boycott of Eastern Michigan University student teachers, citing EMU's affiliation with the state's Education Achievement Authority.&nbsp;</p><p>WEMU's Bob Eccles has more.</p><p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 00:33:50 +0000 Bob Eccles 36741 at http://wemu.org EMU College of Education Carries On Despite Boycott