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NEA Joins Rally to Close Achievement Gaps

The National Education Association joined thousands at the White House Ellipse to formally kick off a national campaign to close achievement gaps.  The rally was held on the 55th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, the landmark decision that integrated schools.

NEA President Dennis Van Roekel, National Action Network President Rev. Al Sharpton and Education Secretary Arne Duncan

The National Action Network, National Council of La Raza and the Education Equality Project organized the event. 


Courtesy for both photos: Pat Ryan for NEA


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