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Legislative Action Center

In Support of Common Issues and Public Education

Reach out while Congress is back home

summer recessCongress is heading for the exits for a five-week recess (until September 8)—the House has already adjourned and the Senate is likely not far behind. Reach out to your Members of Congress while take actionthey’re back home and schedule an in-person meeting to discusswhat’s happening in your schools. Continue to weigh in on ESEA, education funding, and other critical issues via the Legislative Action Center. Note: The Education Insider will also take an August recess unless key developments warrant updates.

Read the full July 31, 2015 Education Insider edition.

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Call Congress via NEA’s “Opportunity for All” hotline at 1-866-331-7233.

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Washington Post:  'No Child Left Behind' has failed

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Issues for the 114th Congress:

  NEA Letters to Congress






Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA):
Back to School Guide for Educators  (PDF, 410 KB, 2 pgs.)

En Espanol (PDF, 152 KB, 2 pgs.)