Donald Trump’s education budget is a declaration of war on public education and our nation’s neediest children. Send a message to Congress today.
The message is simple. Tell Congress to keep their hands off Medicaid funds that help cover the cost of services to special education kids.
Last week Diane appeared on the Tavis Smiley show. Listen to this extraordinary interview.
For Immediate Release: February 7, 2017 Media Contact: Carol Burris 718-577-3276 email@example.com The Network for Public Education furious over the approval of Betsy DeVos. Begins campaign to thwart any attempts to privatize schools. The Network for Public Education (NPE) announced its campaign to oppose any attempts by the newly appointed Secretary of Education to privatize public […]
Betsy DeVos was confirmed by the Senate this morning. Are you furious? So are we. But don’t be disheartened.
Arizona public school advocate and School Board member, Linda Lyon, alerted us to the following: “Glenn Hamer, President of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce, said, “It’s amazing to me that the teachers unions are out there like a bunch of crybabies screaming about the difficult of getting additional pay to teachers.” His comment was in […]
The Network for Public Education calls upon Donald Trump to immediately revoke his executive order.
Do charter schools, school vouchers and online schools really hurt our neighborhood public schools? You bet they do. Charter schools, vouchers, and other “choice” options redirect public money to privately operated education enterprises, which often operate for profit. That harms public schools by siphoning off students, resources, and funding while reducing the ability of your […]
I am sure that you were as appalled as I was by yesterday’s HELP committee hearing on the appointment of Betsy DeVos. – DeVos had no understanding of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). –She would not promise to defend the rights of students with disabilities in all schools that receive federal funds. –She refused […]
Concerned Parents Ask Senators to Defeat Betsy DeVos’s Appointment to Secretary of Education FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2017 New York, NY For More Information: Penny Lewis 917-328-2456, firstname.lastname@example.org; Lizzie Scott 646-554-8918, email@example.com On Tuesday, January 10, a group of parents will visit Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand at 10 AM to deliver more […]