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Join us for a discussion of what is in the new Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) reauthorizations and how we can help make the bills better. We are currently operating under the version named No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and it’s critical to all educators, students and parents that the new law makes the right changes and improvements.
All students deserve great public schools and Congress has a responsibility to ensure the appropriate support and policies so that all students are given an opportunity for an education that allows them to thrive. We have the responsibility and opportunity to help Congress do just that.
NEA will host a webinar (combination online presentation and conference call) in the evening of July 11th.
RSVP now in order to receive log-on instructions so you can join us and be up to speed on the law and how to be involved.
You are welcome to join either session on July 11th, just let us know which one you think you will be attending –
- 6pm Eastern / 5pm Central / 4pm Rocky Mountain / 3pm Pacific
- 9pm Eastern / 8pm Central / 7pm Rocky Mountain / 6pm Pacific
And if you haven’t already signed the ESEA petition to Congress, make sure to do that today.
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What We're Reading
- 03/13/2015 "For National Education Association leader, the answer is more funding, not testing" – The Statesman (Austin)
- 03/17/2015 "Tests Have Become a Substitute for Real Learning" – US News (by NEA Pres Lily Eskelsen Garcia)
- 03/18/2015 "‘Meckley resigns as recovery officer for York, PA schools" – York Daily Record
- 03/24/2015 "California charter schools vulnerable to fraud, report says" – Washington Post
- 04/13/2015 "NEA: No Child Left Behind rewrite doesn’t level the playing field" – Washington Post