Help stop a federal voucher bill that has NPE and other national allied organizations very concerned.
Hi NPE Social Media Team, Are you fired up and ready to spread the word? Use your Twitter or Facebook accounts to amplify Diane’s message in this first of 8 short films from Network for Public Education. (If you don’t have Facebook or Twitter, please email all your friends and include this link to the […]
Tell Congress to defend public education from Trump and DeVos’s hostile budget, and reject efforts to create federal incentives for school choice policies.
The message is simple. Tell Congress to keep their hands off Medicaid funds that help cover the cost of services to special education kids.
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 […]
We urge you to take a stand against the proposed regulations drafted by U.S. Secretary of Education John King for implementing the accountability provisions of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Although the intent of ESSA was to put an end to the “test and punish” regime of NCLB and give more flexibility to the […]
During the past few days, extreme violence has been used against teachers in Oaxaca, Mexico who were protesting governmental education “reforms.”
We, the below undersigned organizations, oppose high-stakes testing because we believe these tests are causing harm to students, to public schools, and to the cause of educational equity. High-stakes standardized tests, rather than reducing the opportunity gap, have been used to rank, sort, label, and punish Black and Latino students, and recent immigrants to this […]