NEA Press Releases http://nea.org <![CDATA[NEA president calls for open hearing into Kavanaugh sexual assault allegations]]> http://nea.org/home/74034.htm Mon, 17 Sep 2018 17:56:22 EST <![CDATA[NEA launches Hurricane Florence disaster fund]]> http://nea.org/home/74026.htm Mon, 17 Sep 2018 11:43:24 EST <![CDATA[NEA: With more than 550 educators on the ballot, a #RedForEd wave is poised to make a big splash in November]]> http://nea.org/home/73989.htm Tue, 11 Sep 2018 11:42:51 EST <![CDATA[New PDK poll shows far-reaching support for teacher strikes, higher pay]]> http://nea.org/home/73949.htm Tue, 28 Aug 2018 15:28:55 EST <![CDATA[Educators, students file lawsuit against Education Department, DeVos]]> http://nea.org/home/73914.htm Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:27:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA opposes guidelines being considered by the Department of Education]]> http://nea.org/home/73911.htm Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:45:35 EST <![CDATA[NEA and Federal Education Association joint statement on #RedForFeds day of action]]> http://nea.org/home/73825.htm Tue, 24 Jul 2018 16:29:53 EST <![CDATA[California special education teacher wins seat on NEA’s Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/73733.htm Thu, 05 Jul 2018 11:16:37 EST <![CDATA[Chicagoland biology teacher wins second term on NEA’s Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/73729.htm Thu, 05 Jul 2018 09:10:19 EST <![CDATA[NEA delegates re-elect Wisconsin teacher to its Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/73721.htm Thu, 05 Jul 2018 08:38:20 EST <![CDATA[Remarks as prepared for delivery by Dr. Loretta Ragsdell, 2018 NEA Higher Educator of the Year, to the 97th NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/73713.htm Wed, 04 Jul 2018 11:40:38 EST <![CDATA[Education Department reportedly to rescind affirmative action guidance]]> http://nea.org/home/73708.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:40:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors entrepreneur Ted Dintersmith with NEA Friend of Education]]> http://nea.org/home/73705.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2018 13:53:29 EST <![CDATA[Remarks as prepared for delivery by Mandy Manning, 2018 National Teacher of the Year, to the 97th Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/73701.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2018 10:19:59 EST <![CDATA[Remarks as prepared for delivery by Sherry Shaw, 2018 Education Support Professional of the Year, to the 97th NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/73685.htm Mon, 02 Jul 2018 17:44:07 EST <![CDATA[UK student chosen to lead 60,000 Aspiring Educators]]> http://nea.org/home/73658.htm Fri, 29 Jun 2018 16:01:08 EST <![CDATA[America needs unions now more than ever as Supreme Court sides with corporate billionaires, rigging economy against workers]]> http://nea.org/home/73638.htm Tue, 26 Jun 2018 10:08:21 EST <![CDATA[NEA statement reacting to Supreme Court ruling on Trump’s travel ban]]> http://nea.org/home/73641.htm Tue, 26 Jun 2018 10:55:50 EST <![CDATA[NEA president reacts to radical Trump plans to merge federal agencies]]> http://nea.org/home/73590.htm Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:53:51 EST <![CDATA[NEA president: Republican leaders’ immigration bills are inhumane]]> http://nea.org/home/73570.htm Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:01:18 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association Presidents reacts to yet another school shooting]]> http://nea.org/home/73497.htm Fri, 25 May 2018 12:10:23 EST <![CDATA[Texas State Teachers Association and National Education Association Presidents react to Santa Fe, TX school shooting]]> http://nea.org/home/73466.htm Fri, 18 May 2018 12:57:42 EST <![CDATA[Alaska Paraeducator Wins “Recognizing Inspiring School Employees” (RISE) Award, To Be Honored at Ceremony in Washington D.C.]]> http://nea.org/home/73438.htm Wed, 09 May 2018 15:29:19 EST <![CDATA[National Teacher Day honors America's educators]]> http://nea.org/home/73422.htm Mon, 07 May 2018 06:40:19 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association Releases Annual Rankings & Estimates Report]]> http://nea.org/home/73269.htm Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:03:12 EST <![CDATA[Federal Commission on School Safety excludes voices of students, educators]]> http://nea.org/home/73054.htm Wed, 28 Mar 2018 11:37:50 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Great Public Schools Fund Grants $2.8 Million for Innovative Ideas that Will Help Students Succeed]]> http://nea.org/home/73051.htm Wed, 28 Mar 2018 09:58:53 EST <![CDATA[Congress' Omnibus Spending Bill a Win for Students ]]> http://nea.org/home/73028.htm Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:45:55 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Enough is Enough]]> http://nea.org/home/73012.htm Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:21:44 EST <![CDATA[New NEA national survey: educators overwhelmingly reject proposals to arm teachers ]]> http://nea.org/home/72972.htm Tue, 13 Mar 2018 13:26:21 EST <![CDATA[NEA Praises West Virginia Agreement Between State And Educators]]> http://nea.org/home/72927.htm Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:24:52 EST <![CDATA[Joint statement on mobilizations, Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 oral arguments]]> http://nea.org/home/72881.htm Tue, 27 Feb 2018 12:28:50 EST <![CDATA[Marvel’s Who is the Black Panther? author Jesse Holland and New York Times bestselling authors Kwame Alexander and Gene Luen Yang will join NEA and RIF to Celebrate Read Across America and National Reading Month]]> http://nea.org/home/72878.htm Tue, 27 Feb 2018 11:45:41 EST <![CDATA[Response to Trump Smear of School Security Service Professionals]]> http://nea.org/home/72859.htm Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:59:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Senate GOP leaders, Trump again are playing politics with Dreamers]]> http://nea.org/home/72814.htm Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:39:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: stop playing politics with the lives of Dreamers]]> http://nea.org/home/72582.htm Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:37:09 EST <![CDATA[Rest in power, Paul Booth]]> http://nea.org/home/72555.htm Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:38:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA PAC votes to endorse Ben Cardin for re-election to the U.S. Senate]]> http://nea.org/archive/50002.htm Mon, 12 Dec 2011 16:10:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Legislative Report Card: most polarized Congress in 13 years]]> http://nea.org/home/72558.htm Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:48:32 EST <![CDATA[National, Louisiana Educators Stand in Solidarity with Educator Arrested for Questioning Superintendent’s Raise]]> http://nea.org/home/72525.htm Wed, 10 Jan 2018 14:31:03 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: America has moral obligation to protect TPS beneficiaries]]> http://nea.org/home/72512.htm Tue, 09 Jan 2018 11:04:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA “Great Public Schools Fund” Grants Continue to Contribute to Student Success]]> http://nea.org/home/72465.htm Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:17:24 EST <![CDATA[Senate votes to hand huge tax giveaways to the rich paid for by students and working families]]> http://nea.org/home/72390.htm Fri, 01 Dec 2017 15:28:10 EST <![CDATA[Bipartisan approach needed to find permanent solution for Dreamers]]> http://nea.org/home/72366.htm Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:33:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA slams Trump administration plan to shatter Haitian families]]> http://nea.org/home/72342.htm Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:31:06 EST <![CDATA[Great Educators Never Stop Learning]]> http://nea.org/home/72308.htm Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:14:37 EST <![CDATA[Senate tax plan gives big tax breaks for the rich paid for by students and working families]]> http://nea.org/home/72305.htm Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:10:29 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: tax cut is giveaway to wealthiest paid for by students and working families]]> http://nea.org/home/72301.htm Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:00:59 EST <![CDATA[NEA salutes public education’s unsung heroes on National Education Support Professionals Day]]> http://nea.org/home/72289.htm Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:12:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA Calls for Action in the Wake of Latest School Shooting]]> http://nea.org/home/72284.htm Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:39:23 EST <![CDATA[Funding for 370,000 education jobs at risk if Senate eliminates state and local tax deduction]]> http://nea.org/home/72269.htm Tue, 14 Nov 2017 09:15:18 EST <![CDATA[Funding for 370,000 education jobs at risk if Senate eliminates state and local tax deduction ]]> http://nea.org/home/72266.htm Tue, 14 Nov 2017 06:13:29 EST <![CDATA[American Education Week Focuses on Public Schools for All]]> http://nea.org/home/72257.htm Mon, 13 Nov 2017 06:43:14 EST <![CDATA[Nearly 250,000 education jobs at risk if Congress eliminates state and local tax deduction]]> http://nea.org/home/72245.htm Thu, 09 Nov 2017 07:51:57 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: America has moral obligation to protect TPS beneficiaries]]> http://nea.org/home/72232.htm Tue, 07 Nov 2017 14:30:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: tax cut is giveaway to wealthiest funded on backs of students and working families]]> http://nea.org/home/72161.htm Thu, 02 Nov 2017 13:41:04 EST <![CDATA[Americans need ‘A Better Deal,’ strong unions to get ahead in rigged economy]]> http://nea.org/home/72134.htm Wed, 01 Nov 2017 11:57:48 EST <![CDATA[Lily Eskelsen García: Arrest of 10-year-old with cerebral palsy is morally repulsive]]> http://nea.org/home/72117.htm Mon, 30 Oct 2017 10:54:10 EST <![CDATA[DACAmented educators and students to Congress: Pass the Dream Act now]]> http://nea.org/home/72062.htm Wed, 25 Oct 2017 10:18:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Congress should put children first and reauthorize CHIP]]> http://nea.org/home/71800.htm Fri, 29 Sep 2017 16:08:29 EST <![CDATA[Workers on Janus: A Political Effort to Further Rig the Rules Against Working People]]> http://nea.org/home/71771.htm Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:58:45 EST <![CDATA[NEA and Missouri NEA Presidents react to verdict of St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley]]> http://nea.org/home/71741.htm Mon, 25 Sep 2017 09:46:50 EST <![CDATA[Nevada Educators and National Education Association Join in Clark County Suit]]> http://nea.org/home/71736.htm Thu, 21 Sep 2017 14:05:41 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: our thoughts and prayers are with Freeman High School]]> http://nea.org/home/71685.htm Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:03:24 EST <![CDATA[NEA members help brothers and sisters affected by Hurricanes Irma and Harvey]]> http://nea.org/home/71666.htm Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:07:38 EST <![CDATA[Remarks As Prepared Of Lily Eskelsen Garcia, President For The National Press Club]]> http://nea.org/home/71649.htm Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:28:11 EST <![CDATA[NEA Decries Weakening Protections for Survivors of Sexual Assault]]> http://nea.org/home/71638.htm Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:21:23 EST <![CDATA[Lily Eskelsen García: Revoking DACA tramples on our core American values]]> http://nea.org/home/71607.htm Thu, 31 Aug 2017 14:41:56 EST <![CDATA[Educators decry Trump proposal to tear apart immigrant families]]> http://nea.org/home/Immigration-Press-Release.htm Fri, 25 Aug 2017 13:59:06 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[Our diversity is what makes America great]]> http://nea.org/home/71434.htm Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:15:33 EST <![CDATA[Lily Eskelsen García: Dream Act of 2017 lives up to our core American values]]> http://nea.org/home/71158.htm Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:58:00 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: educators remain alarmed by proposed education budget cuts]]> http://nea.org/home/71083.htm Thu, 13 Jul 2017 04:43:45 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds lawsuit against Education Department, DeVos]]> http://nea.org/home/71033.htm Thu, 06 Jul 2017 12:18:40 EST <![CDATA[Utah Elementary School Teacher, Pennsylvania Physical Science Teacher and Virginia Music Teacher Re-elected to top NEA Positions]]> http://nea.org/home/71012.htm Tue, 04 Jul 2017 07:58:21 EST <![CDATA[Oregon Educator Elected to NEA Executive Committee ]]> http://nea.org/home/71004.htm Mon, 03 Jul 2017 16:22:10 EST <![CDATA[California Educator Re-elected to NEA Executive Committee ]]> http://nea.org/home/71001.htm Mon, 03 Jul 2017 16:12:19 EST <![CDATA[Remarks as prepared for delivery by Sydney Chaffee, 2017 National Teacher of the Year, to the 96th Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/70998.htm Mon, 03 Jul 2017 15:34:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA Honors Reading Rainbow’s LeVar Burton with Friend of Education Award]]> http://nea.org/home/70995.htm Mon, 03 Jul 2017 13:47:49 EST <![CDATA[Remarks as prepared for delivery by Saul Ramos, 2017 Education Support Professional of the Year, to the 96th NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/70992.htm Mon, 03 Jul 2017 12:30:35 EST <![CDATA[Remarks as prepared for delivery by NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia to the 96th NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/70984.htm Sun, 02 Jul 2017 13:40:29 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors 12 outstanding human and civil rights heroes at annual gala]]> http://nea.org/home/70978.htm Sat, 01 Jul 2017 14:00:25 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Trinity ruling sidesteps questions regarding state constitutional protections for public education]]> http://nea.org/home/70944.htm Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:29:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Trump-DeVos budget is a wrecking ball aimed at public schools]]> http://nea.org/home/70780.htm Tue, 23 May 2017 15:08:42 EST <![CDATA[NEA President comments on Trump budget’s proposed public education slashes]]> http://nea.org/home/70747.htm Thu, 18 May 2017 10:41:49 EST <![CDATA[NEA: American Health Care Act plays Robin Hood in reverse]]> http://nea.org/home/70614.htm Thu, 04 May 2017 14:41:35 EST <![CDATA[Massachusetts Paraeducator, Braillist Wins “Recognizing Inspiring School Employees” (RISE) Award, To Be Honored at Ceremony in Washington D.C.]]> http://nea.org/home/70611.htm Wed, 03 May 2017 10:12:25 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Revised American Health Care Act amendment makes terrible bill even worse]]> http://nea.org/home/70597.htm Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:56:34 EST <![CDATA[Gorsuch can’t hide extreme record of ruling against students with disabilities]]> http://nea.org/home/70348.htm Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:26:17 EST <![CDATA[NEA calls for the immediate release of the leaders of Migrant Justice detained by ICE]]> http://nea.org/home/70299.htm Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:14:37 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Children and families among millions of Americans who will lose health coverage]]> http://nea.org/home/70287.htm Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:47:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Children and families among millions of Americans who will lose health coverage]]> http://nea.org/home/70284.htm Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:40:24 EST <![CDATA[Supreme Court ruling on IDEA standards directly debunks Gorsuch’s view]]> http://nea.org/home/70258.htm Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:03:05 EST <![CDATA[NEA president: Trump budget deprives students of opportunity]]> http://nea.org/home/70238.htm Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:23:48 EST <![CDATA[Reports reveal Gorsuch repeatedly ruled against students with disabilities]]> http://nea.org/home/70202.htm Thu, 09 Mar 2017 10:19:38 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Repealing the Affordable Care Act will harm millions of students and families]]> http://nea.org/home/70199.htm Wed, 08 Mar 2017 08:31:43 EST <![CDATA[NEA reacts to Supreme Court sending back case to protect rights of transgender student]]> http://nea.org/home/70190.htm Mon, 06 Mar 2017 12:36:11 EST <![CDATA[Voucher schemes have robbed children, taxpayers with no real positive results]]> http://nea.org/home/70179.htm Fri, 03 Mar 2017 13:37:49 EST <![CDATA[Literacy Advocate LeVar Burton and Marley Dias, founder of #1000BlackGirlBooks, join NEA to Celebrate Read Across America’s 20th anniversary]]> http://nea.org/home/70073.htm Thu, 02 Mar 2017 06:33:00 EST <![CDATA[Educators urge U.S. Supreme Court to protect rights of transgender students]]> http://nea.org/home/70070.htm Thu, 02 Mar 2017 06:21:46 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Lily Eskelsen García: Trump should stand up for students and families]]> http://nea.org/home/70065.htm Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:47:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA reacts to Trump’s plan to roll back protections of transgender students]]> http://nea.org/home/70023.htm Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:35:36 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: now is the time to nominate a candidate who respects American workers]]> http://nea.org/home/69994.htm Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:06:30 EST <![CDATA[Iowa educators: gutting collective negotiating will hurt students]]> http://nea.org/home/69988.htm Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:41:54 EST <![CDATA[Lily Eskelsen García: Children are fearful to go to school as a result of immigration raids]]> http://nea.org/home/69967.htm Sat, 11 Feb 2017 07:21:04 EST <![CDATA[Public outcry denies Betsy DeVos mandate despite Senate approval of her nomination]]> http://nea.org/home/69781.htm Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:51:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA calls on Senate to thoroughly vet President Trump’s nominee]]> http://nea.org/home/69644.htm Tue, 31 Jan 2017 20:20:05 EST <![CDATA[NEA president to Senate: reject Betsy DeVos and take a stand for students]]> http://nea.org/home/69641.htm Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:38:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA president: Trump’s hateful actions undermine our core values as a nation]]> http://nea.org/home/69635.htm Sun, 29 Jan 2017 13:40:36 EST <![CDATA[NEA: more than one million letters emailed to U.S. Senate in opposition to Betsy DeVos]]> http://nea.org/home/69617.htm Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:36:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA president: Trump anti-immigrant agenda undermines our core values as a nation]]> http://nea.org/home/69610.htm Thu, 26 Jan 2017 15:08:30 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Legislative Report Card confirms that bipartisanship can work for students]]> http://nea.org/home/69607.htm Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:35:10 EST <![CDATA[No matter who occupies White House, educators continue fight for students]]> http://nea.org/home/69588.htm Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:21:47 EST <![CDATA[California teacher joins growing chorus of opposition to Betsy DeVos’ agenda]]> http://nea.org/home/69585.htm Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:50:15 EST <![CDATA[NEA president: Betsy DeVos is dangerously unqualified to serve as education secretary]]> http://nea.org/home/69582.htm Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:55:06 EST <![CDATA[NEA president comments on bipartisan, bicameral BRIDGE Act]]> http://nea.org/home/69568.htm Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:30:13 EST <![CDATA[NEA president: Jeff Sessions' record makes him unfit to serve as U.S. Attorney General ]]> http://nea.org/home/69557.htm Wed, 11 Jan 2017 07:21:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA to new Congress: Now is time to renew commitment to public education]]> http://nea.org/home/69515.htm Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:37:23 EST <![CDATA[NEA President comments on bipartisan BRIDGE Act ]]> http://nea.org/home/69485.htm Mon, 12 Dec 2016 15:38:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA on the Anniversary of ESSA]]> http://nea.org/home/69477.htm Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:24:41 EST <![CDATA[NEA President comments on the nomination of Andrew F. Pudzer]]> http://nea.org/home/69455.htm Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:43:09 EST <![CDATA[NEA Great Public Schools Fund Grants Continue to Contribute to Student Success]]> http://nea.org/home/69434.htm Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:23:10 EST <![CDATA[NEA Great Public Schools Fund Grants Continue to Contribute to Success]]> http://nea.org/home/69431.htm Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:19:07 EST <![CDATA[NEA on PISA results]]> http://nea.org/home/69424.htm Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:54:50 EST <![CDATA[Mary E. Kusler named Senior Director of NEA’s Center for Advocacy]]> http://nea.org/home/69398.htm Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:21:28 EST <![CDATA[ NEA on ESSA Accountability Regulations]]> http://nea.org/home/69350.htm Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:00:23 EST <![CDATA[NEA President reacts to Betsy DeVos nomination for Education Secretary ]]> http://nea.org/home/69329.htm Wed, 23 Nov 2016 12:59:49 EST <![CDATA[NEA, labor, civil rights, and faith groups call on Trump to denounce hate-fueled acts]]> http://nea.org/home/69288.htm Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:41:43 EST <![CDATA[Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres goes back to school]]> http://nea.org/home/69285.htm Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:03:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA salutes public education’s unsung heroes on National Education Support Professionals Day]]> http://nea.org/home/69261.htm Wed, 16 Nov 2016 11:28:54 EST <![CDATA[American Education Week focuses on nation’s commitment to students and educators]]> http://nea.org/home/69228.htm Mon, 14 Nov 2016 09:33:26 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Election of Katie McGinty is a win for Pennsylvania students and families]]> http://nea.org/home/69149.htm Tue, 08 Nov 2016 17:04:13 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Sen.-elect Deborah Ross will put students ahead of partisan politics]]> http://nea.org/home/69146.htm Tue, 08 Nov 2016 16:52:47 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Sen.-elect Maggie Hassan is a win for New Hampshire ]]> http://nea.org/home/69143.htm Tue, 08 Nov 2016 16:44:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Educators help make history in Nevada]]> http://nea.org/home/69140.htm Tue, 08 Nov 2016 16:35:40 EST <![CDATA[NEA on Supplement not Supplant Regulations]]> http://nea.org/home/69126.htm Mon, 07 Nov 2016 13:42:48 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Read Across America Public School Library Grants Announced]]> http://nea.org/home/69043.htm Thu, 03 Nov 2016 11:16:34 EST <![CDATA[Educators stand with Hillary in declaring that we must be “Better than Bullying”]]> http://nea.org/home/68929.htm Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:09:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA launches GOTV blitz targeting most sought-out voter of 2016 election]]> http://nea.org/home/68919.htm Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:37:33 EST <![CDATA[Trump’s threats to reject election results undermine classroom teaching]]> http://nea.org/home/68884.htm Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:58:35 EST <![CDATA[Former Arizona teacher named Senior Director of NEA’s Center for Social Justice]]> http://nea.org/home/68862.htm Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:59:20 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump’s “Locker Room Talk” Excuse Sends a Terrible Message to America’s Students]]> http://nea.org/home/68856.htm Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:49:16 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump not paying his taxes = money from America’s schools into his own wallet]]> http://nea.org/home/68853.htm Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:44:09 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald wants to veto Obamacare. Tell that to the millions of American children who now have health insurance]]> http://nea.org/home/68850.htm Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:39:17 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Scary for our children: Donald Trump picking the next Supreme Court Justice]]> http://nea.org/home/68848.htm Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:13:35 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Community schools can help heal in wake of Hurricane Matthew]]> http://nea.org/home/68800.htm Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:33:53 EST <![CDATA[TOMORROW: NEA President to address hundreds of union members at major “get out the vote” event]]> http://nea.org/home/68786.htm Fri, 14 Oct 2016 10:18:06 EST <![CDATA[NEA on Department of Education’s Regulations on Teacher Preparation Programs]]> http://nea.org/home/68758.htm Wed, 12 Oct 2016 15:19:28 EST <![CDATA[America’s educators laud Clinton middle class tax proposal]]> http://nea.org/home/68749.htm Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:15:17 EST <![CDATA[NEA Appoints Karen White to Deputy Executive Director Position]]> http://nea.org/home/68743.htm Wed, 12 Oct 2016 10:41:49 EST <![CDATA[NEA president horrified by tape revealing Donald Trump bragged about sexual assault]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[NEA president horrified by tape revealing Donald Trump bragged about sexual assault]]> http://nea.org/home/68724.htm Fri, 07 Oct 2016 20:03:00 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump Won’t Help the Modern American Family With Policies Rooted in the 1950s ]]> http://nea.org/home/68718.htm Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:32:07 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump Loves To Gamble With Other People’s Money. Keep His Hands Off America’s Social Security]]> http://nea.org/home/68712.htm Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:24:41 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Demeaning Words Aside, Donald Trump Wants to Hurt Women Where it Matters the Most: Their Pocketbooks]]> http://nea.org/home/68700.htm Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:58:27 EST <![CDATA[Thousands “walk in” for public schools in largest coordinated education action in history]]> http://nea.org/home/68633.htm Thu, 06 Oct 2016 08:05:09 EST <![CDATA[Education International Report: Bridge International Academies endangers students]]> http://nea.org/home/68629.htm Thu, 06 Oct 2016 05:46:03 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump’s and Mike Pence’s Rejection of Refugees is Un-American]]> http://nea.org/home/68607.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:25:29 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Trump’s and Pence’s Voucher Plan Is Just Like The Trump University Scam – Using Taxpayer Money to Pad Pockets of Private Interests]]> http://nea.org/home/68604.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:07:56 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Trump’s and Pence’s Unchecked Support for Unregulated, Unaccountable Charter Schools Hurts Students]]> http://nea.org/home/68601.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 17:53:06 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Mike Pence’s Anti-Gay Record Shows a Disturbingly Anti-American View of Everyone Being Created Equal]]> http://nea.org/home/68598.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 17:26:04 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Hateful Rhetoric from Trump-Pence Campaign Impacting Immigrant Children]]> http://nea.org/home/68595.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 17:16:25 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump and Mike Pence Believe More Guns Equals More Safety]]> http://nea.org/home/68590.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 17:01:20 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump And Mike Pence Would Do Nothing to Help Americans with Disabilities as President]]> http://nea.org/home/68587.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:50:57 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump and Mike Pence’s Child-Care Plan is a Misogynistic Handout to the Rich]]> http://nea.org/home/68584.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:43:20 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump’s Bullying Has Already Trickled Down into Schools – and Mike Pence Stands Idly By]]> http://nea.org/home/68581.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:34:33 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Trump and Pence Would Make America Great…for Billionaires]]> http://nea.org/home/68578.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:25:59 EST <![CDATA[REALITY CHECK: Donald Trump’s and Mike Pence’s Student Loan Plan Benefits Big Banks at the Expense of Students and their Families]]> http://nea.org/home/68575.htm Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:14:34 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association Launches Campaign to Highlight the “Trump Effect” as Bullying Increases in Classrooms]]> http://nea.org/home/68560.htm Mon, 03 Oct 2016 12:35:23 EST <![CDATA[UPDATE: Educators Appalled as Trump Continues Degrading, Offensive Attacks]]> http://nea.org/home/68539.htm Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:19:07 EST <![CDATA[Educators Appalled as Trump Doubles Down on Degrading, Offensive Attacks]]> http://nea.org/home/68502.htm Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:38:26 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: We support Standing Rock Sioux Nation]]> http://nea.org/home/68444.htm Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:59:39 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association receives ‘Best of Show’ at PRSA-NCC Thoth Awards]]> http://nea.org/home/68424.htm Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:31:31 EST <![CDATA[NEA welcomes Congressional update to career and technical education bill ]]> http://nea.org/home/68318.htm Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:15:17 EST <![CDATA[Donald Trump is ‘clueless about what works’ for students, public education]]> http://nea.org/home/68288.htm Thu, 08 Sep 2016 15:55:38 EST <![CDATA[NEA on ESSA Regulations]]> http://nea.org/home/68198.htm Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:30:21 EST <![CDATA[Victory for Students as California Supreme Court Rejects Review of Vergara Appeal]]> http://nea.org/home/68073.htm Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:15:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA offers comments on Proposed Regulations for New Federal Education Law]]> http://nea.org/home/67787.htm Mon, 01 Aug 2016 17:12:50 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Lily Eskelsen García addresses DNC convention]]> http://nea.org/home/67713.htm Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:55:30 EST <![CDATA[NEA and VEA presidents comment on Clinton’s selection of running mate]]> http://nea.org/home/67701.htm Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:56:56 EST <![CDATA[NEA president comments on Donald Trump’s choice for vice president]]> http://nea.org/home/67649.htm Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:48:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA President welcomes Sen. Bernie Sanders’ endorsement of Hillary Clinton]]> http://nea.org/home/67637.htm Tue, 12 Jul 2016 10:57:21 EST <![CDATA[NEA President reacts to fatal police shootings in Minnesota and Louisiana]]> http://nea.org/home/67626.htm Thu, 07 Jul 2016 14:26:20 EST <![CDATA[National Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes addresses fellow NEA members ]]> http://nea.org/home/67621.htm Thu, 07 Jul 2016 12:03:23 EST <![CDATA[U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray earn NEA’s highest honor]]> http://nea.org/home/67618.htm Thu, 07 Jul 2016 11:07:35 EST <![CDATA[Remarks As Prepared for Delivery by NEA Executive Director John Stocks to the 95th NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/67608.htm Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:59:34 EST <![CDATA[Michigan and Mississippi educators reelected to NEA executive committee ]]> http://nea.org/home/67605.htm Wed, 06 Jul 2016 10:24:05 EST <![CDATA[Education Support Professional of the Year Delivers Remarks to NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/67600.htm Tue, 05 Jul 2016 15:43:03 EST <![CDATA[Hillary to Educators: “I’m with you”]]> http://nea.org/home/67595.htm Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:41:11 EST <![CDATA[Educators double down on protecting rights of LGBTQ students and members]]> http://nea.org/home/67590.htm Mon, 04 Jul 2016 15:55:32 EST <![CDATA[Remarks As Prepared for Delivery by NEA President Lily Eskelsen García to the 95th NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/67584.htm Mon, 04 Jul 2016 12:11:22 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association honors 13 human and civil rights heroes]]> http://nea.org/home/67578.htm Sun, 03 Jul 2016 14:58:08 EST <![CDATA[Allegheny County Native Elected New NEA Student Chair]]> http://nea.org/home/67568.htm Fri, 01 Jul 2016 13:48:59 EST <![CDATA[The NEA Social Justice Activist of the Year: California’s Union City Educators]]> http://nea.org/home/67539.htm Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:12:23 EST <![CDATA[Hillary Clinton to Address NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/67524.htm Wed, 29 Jun 2016 10:36:54 EST <![CDATA[Supreme Court upholds much-needed diversity in Fisher decision]]> http://nea.org/home/67439.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2016 11:37:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Enough is enough!]]> http://nea.org/home/67432.htm Wed, 22 Jun 2016 17:10:11 EST <![CDATA[Educators Rising Standards Form Bedrock for Grow-Your -Own Teacher Pipeline]]> http://nea.org/home/67417.htm Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:31:06 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Court ruling will harm the health and education of millions of children]]> http://nea.org/home/67400.htm Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:33:12 EST <![CDATA[National Unions Coordinate Support for Orlando Community]]> http://nea.org/home/67318.htm Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:19:23 EST <![CDATA[NEA president to detained student: I wish I could say happy graduation day ]]> http://nea.org/home/67219.htm Wed, 08 Jun 2016 14:01:23 EST <![CDATA[Hillary Clinton clinches historic nomination]]> http://nea.org/home/67176.htm Tue, 07 Jun 2016 17:23:42 EST <![CDATA[Teachers go to Washington to demand vote on Supreme Court nominee]]> http://nea.org/home/66767.htm Wed, 18 May 2016 13:53:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: ESSA empowers educators and students to return their focus to teaching and learning in the classroom]]> http://nea.org/home/66755.htm Wed, 18 May 2016 07:12:04 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Every child has the right to feel safe, welcomed and valued]]> http://nea.org/home/66709.htm Fri, 13 May 2016 12:42:51 EST <![CDATA[NEA member Jahana Hayes named 2016 National Teacher of the Year]]> http://nea.org/home/66531.htm Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:55:49 EST <![CDATA[NEA members push Hillary Clinton to victory in key states]]> http://nea.org/home/66524.htm Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:48:52 EST <![CDATA[Civics, history and social studies teachers to U.S. Senate: do your job]]> http://nea.org/home/66505.htm Tue, 26 Apr 2016 07:04:14 EST <![CDATA[Clinton’s New York win cements her march towards Democratic nomination]]> http://nea.org/home/66486.htm Tue, 19 Apr 2016 20:12:01 EST <![CDATA[NEA on ESSA Negotiated Rulemaking Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/66483.htm Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:35:09 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Stakes are high for students and families in Supreme Court case]]> http://nea.org/home/66454.htm Mon, 18 Apr 2016 10:19:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA on NCEA vs STATE decision]]> http://nea.org/home/66446.htm Fri, 15 Apr 2016 15:57:53 EST <![CDATA[Vergara v. State of California Decision Reversed]]> http://nea.org/home/66434.htm Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:59:00 EST <![CDATA[NEA on Minnesota Lawsuit Challenging Due-Process Laws for Teachers]]> http://nea.org/home/66427.htm Thu, 14 Apr 2016 11:30:00 EST <![CDATA[Supreme Court reaffirms collective bargaining in landmark case]]> http://nea.org/home/66298.htm Tue, 29 Mar 2016 10:17:07 EST <![CDATA[NEA on ESSA Negotiated Rulemaking Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/66183.htm Fri, 18 Mar 2016 14:56:20 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: The American people are counting on the Senate to do its job]]> http://nea.org/home/66151.htm Wed, 16 Mar 2016 10:58:00 EST <![CDATA[California Paraeducator Named Education Support Professional of the Year]]> http://nea.org/home/66108.htm Mon, 14 Mar 2016 15:29:57 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Lower court’s ruling will harm the health and education of millions of children]]> http://nea.org/home/66067.htm Wed, 09 Mar 2016 08:42:11 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Voters are looking for a leader to unite, not divide, Americans]]> http://nea.org/home/65919.htm Tue, 01 Mar 2016 15:42:10 EST <![CDATA[Educators for Hillary gear up for Super Tuesday after decisive South Carolina Clinton win]]> http://nea.org/home/65896.htm Fri, 26 Feb 2016 14:28:41 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Annual Read Across America Reading Tour Takes Flight]]> http://nea.org/home/65889.htm Fri, 26 Feb 2016 06:53:14 EST <![CDATA[California Educators Appeal Decision in Meritless Vergara Lawsuit]]> http://nea.org/home/65884.htm Thu, 25 Feb 2016 14:59:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA seeks reversal of deeply-flawed Vergara decision]]> http://nea.org/home/65868.htm Wed, 24 Feb 2016 15:29:16 EST <![CDATA[NEA Vice President: Educators are committed to getting ESSA right for all students ]]> http://nea.org/home/65842.htm Tue, 23 Feb 2016 07:43:15 EST <![CDATA[Following key Nevada win, Educators for Hillary roll up sleeves and get back to work]]> http://nea.org/home/65830.htm Sat, 20 Feb 2016 14:12:30 EST <![CDATA[Across America, thousands stand up for public schools]]> http://nea.org/home/65803.htm Wed, 17 Feb 2016 09:26:13 EST <![CDATA[NEA President on passing of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia]]> http://nea.org/home/65781.htm Sat, 13 Feb 2016 17:53:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Budget rightly shines spotlight on education, students]]> http://nea.org/home/65717.htm Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:06:25 EST <![CDATA[NEA on Department of Education’s Guidance on Testing Action Plan]]> http://nea.org/home/65683.htm Wed, 03 Feb 2016 12:55:56 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Educators help Clinton to victory in Iowa caucuses]]> http://nea.org/home/65664.htm Tue, 02 Feb 2016 07:49:12 EST <![CDATA[Annual NEA Congressional report card shows bipartisanship can work for students]]> http://nea.org/home/65627.htm Wed, 27 Jan 2016 09:34:13 EST <![CDATA[Lily Eskelsen García: Dr. King’s words and legacy continue to inspire education activists]]> http://nea.org/home/65561.htm Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:08:33 EST <![CDATA[Lily Eskelsen García: Educators share President Obama’s vision for America]]> http://nea.org/home/65507.htm Tue, 12 Jan 2016 20:11:49 EST <![CDATA[Supreme Court Hears How Friedrichs v. CTA Threatens Fairness, Public Services, Middle Class]]> http://nea.org/home/65498.htm Tue, 12 Jan 2016 10:54:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA announces partnership with Educators Rising]]> http://nea.org/home/65492.htm Mon, 11 Jan 2016 10:53:10 EST <![CDATA[Educators welcome White House spotlight on gun violence epidemic in America]]> http://nea.org/home/65408.htm Tue, 05 Jan 2016 09:10:25 EST <![CDATA[Educators welcome education investments to create more opportunities for students]]> http://nea.org/home/65353.htm Fri, 18 Dec 2015 12:40:26 EST <![CDATA[Educators welcome new education law to create greater opportunity for every student ]]> http://nea.org/home/64798.htm Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:37:09 EST <![CDATA[U.S. Senate ushers in new era in public education with historic vote]]> http://nea.org/home/64772.htm Tue, 08 Dec 2015 10:59:01 EST <![CDATA[NEA congratulates Terry Holliday on NBPTS election]]> http://nea.org/home/64746.htm Mon, 07 Dec 2015 05:20:43 EST <![CDATA[NEA welcomes historic step to usher in new era in public education]]> http://nea.org/home/64735.htm Wed, 02 Dec 2015 13:58:12 EST <![CDATA[NEA president marks 40th anniversary of landmark IDEA legislation]]> http://nea.org/home/64709.htm Tue, 01 Dec 2015 10:36:33 EST <![CDATA[NEA president supports the Every Student Succeeds Act]]> http://nea.org/home/64705.htm Tue, 01 Dec 2015 05:08:36 EST <![CDATA[NEA president encouraged by bipartisan and bicameral approach to fix broken law]]> http://nea.org/home/64601.htm Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:20:28 EST <![CDATA[Hundreds of amici file 24 briefs with U.S. Supreme Court to support public services, and a strong middle class in Friedrichs v. CTA ]]> http://nea.org/home/64551.htm Tue, 17 Nov 2015 12:23:52 EST <![CDATA[Statement of support to the students of the University of Missouri ]]> http://nea.org/home/64463.htm Tue, 10 Nov 2015 14:10:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA president reacts to court ruling leaving aspiring New Americans and families in limbo ]]> http://nea.org/home/64460.htm Tue, 10 Nov 2015 13:32:25 EST <![CDATA[NEA gives the Department of Ed’s Guide to Supporting Undocumented Youth an A+]]> http://nea.org/home/64450.htm Tue, 10 Nov 2015 10:05:24 EST <![CDATA[BetterLesson, NEA ANNOUNCE NATIONAL PARTNERSHIP FOR EARLY CAREER TEACHER SUCCESS]]> http://nea.org/home/64445.htm Mon, 09 Nov 2015 11:49:47 EST <![CDATA[Unions file respondents’ brief in Supreme Court case that threatens working families]]> http://nea.org/home/64435.htm Fri, 06 Nov 2015 17:32:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA president on Higher Education Act at 50: let’s reclaim its promise as a public good]]> http://nea.org/home/64430.htm Fri, 06 Nov 2015 16:53:06 EST <![CDATA[School board races in two major metro areas steal national political spotlight]]> http://nea.org/home/64389.htm Wed, 04 Nov 2015 09:02:21 EST <![CDATA[NEA files friend of the court brief in Fisher II case before the U.S. Supreme Court ]]> http://nea.org/home/64347.htm Tue, 03 Nov 2015 11:00:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA, CTQ and National Board Host Event on Advancing the Profession]]> http://nea.org/home/64336.htm Mon, 02 Nov 2015 15:52:13 EST <![CDATA[NEA on NAEP Scores]]> http://nea.org/home/64300.htm Wed, 28 Oct 2015 13:19:25 EST <![CDATA[NEA and The SCEA comment on disturbing South Carolina high school video ]]> http://nea.org/home/64295.htm Wed, 28 Oct 2015 07:16:49 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association president reacts to Obama administration announcement on over testing]]> http://nea.org/home/64266.htm Sat, 24 Oct 2015 13:29:24 EST <![CDATA[NEA president comments on House passage of District of Columbia school voucher bill]]> http://nea.org/home/64235.htm Wed, 21 Oct 2015 15:37:13 EST <![CDATA[Educators eager to hear substance on issues affecting students]]> http://nea.org/home/64169.htm Tue, 13 Oct 2015 15:58:40 EST <![CDATA[NEA ramps up National Bullying Prevention Month: identify, intervene, advocate]]> http://nea.org/home/64119.htm Wed, 07 Oct 2015 13:49:51 EST <![CDATA[Federal court dismisses meritless lawsuit seeking to silence voices of educators ]]> http://nea.org/home/64051.htm Wed, 30 Sep 2015 20:12:28 EST <![CDATA[NEA President reacts to new proposal from Education Secretary Duncan]]> http://nea.org/home/64046.htm Wed, 30 Sep 2015 17:07:33 EST <![CDATA[NEA welcomes Clinton’s support to repeal excise tax on high-cost plans ]]> http://nea.org/home/64003.htm Wed, 30 Sep 2015 08:19:59 EST <![CDATA[Massachusetts Paraeducator Awarded National Honor]]> http://nea.org/home/63983.htm Mon, 28 Sep 2015 15:42:13 EST <![CDATA[Educators welcome tax relief as new school year gets underway across the U.S.]]> http://nea.org/home/63836.htm Thu, 17 Sep 2015 11:53:51 EST <![CDATA[Statement from NEA President on Washington Educators’ Strike]]> http://nea.org/home/63696.htm Wed, 09 Sep 2015 13:19:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Goes Back to School]]> http://nea.org/home/63674.htm Mon, 07 Sep 2015 14:48:07 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Lily Eskelsen García stands in solidarity with #FightForDyett]]> http://nea.org/home/63652.htm Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:39:15 EST <![CDATA[New PDK/Gallup poll shows continued skepticism over value of standardized tests]]> http://nea.org/home/63554.htm Mon, 24 Aug 2015 07:47:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA president Lily Eskelsen García welcomes steps to finalize education bill]]> http://nea.org/home/63418.htm Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:45:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s García Elected Vice President, North America and Caribbean of Education International]]> http://nea.org/home/63333.htm Thu, 23 Jul 2015 13:18:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA urges independent investigation of missing teacher trainees from teachers’ college in Mexico]]> http://nea.org/home/63319.htm Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:19:35 EST <![CDATA[NEA President reacts to historic ESEA vote ]]> http://nea.org/home/63312.htm Thu, 16 Jul 2015 13:09:47 EST <![CDATA[First Day Organization and Confidence]]> http://nea.org/tools/tips/first-day-organization-and-confidence.html Thu, 13 Nov 2008 15:06:34 EST <![CDATA[2015 National Teacher of the Year addresses colleagues at NEA convention]]> http://nea.org/home/63221.htm Mon, 06 Jul 2015 11:28:17 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors leaders of PBS, CPB with Friend of Education Award]]> http://nea.org/home/63216.htm Sun, 05 Jul 2015 10:12:49 EST <![CDATA[Ellsworth educator elected to NEA Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/63205.htm Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:09:11 EST <![CDATA[Chicagoland educator elected to NEA Executive Committee ]]> http://nea.org/home/63202.htm Sat, 04 Jul 2015 15:59:45 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Education Support Professional of the Year: “We must be a united front for our students and public schools”]]> http://nea.org/home/63198.htm Sat, 04 Jul 2015 13:22:25 EST <![CDATA[Remarks As Prepared for Delivery by NEA President Lily Eskelsen García to the 94th NEA Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/home/63186.htm Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:12:25 EST <![CDATA[Kids pack libraries to Read Across Orlando]]> http://nea.org/home/63164.htm Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:24:27 EST <![CDATA[Remarks of NEA Executive Director John Stocks]]> http://nea.org/home/63194.htm Sat, 04 Jul 2015 11:53:06 EST <![CDATA[Educators honor union activist and immigration reform champion Eliseo Medina]]> http://nea.org/home/63189.htm Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:28:11 EST <![CDATA[Kids Pack Libraries to Read Across Orlando (en Español)]]> http://nea.org/home/63183.htm Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:35:57 EST <![CDATA[Statement from NEA President on the death of Ronald Thorpe]]> http://nea.org/home/63175.htm Thu, 02 Jul 2015 07:17:56 EST <![CDATA[Lawsuit Seeks to Curtail Freedom of Firefighters, Teachers, Nurses, First-Responders to Stick Together and Advocate for Better Public Services, Better Communities]]> http://nea.org/home/63151.htm Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:57:37 EST <![CDATA[Supreme Court takes ‘monumental step’ by making marriage equality the law]]> http://nea.org/home/63142.htm Fri, 26 Jun 2015 10:27:33 EST <![CDATA[More than 7,000 educators will gather to discuss, vote on key education issues]]> http://nea.org/home/63136.htm Thu, 25 Jun 2015 11:23:11 EST <![CDATA[Supreme Court rejects attempt to dismantle Affordable Care Act]]> http://nea.org/home/63133.htm Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:33:37 EST <![CDATA[Ten national education advocacy groups call on Senate to put kids first]]> http://nea.org/home/63095.htm Tue, 23 Jun 2015 11:04:35 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Lily Eskelsen García meets with Senator Bernie Sanders]]> http://nea.org/home/63070.htm Thu, 18 Jun 2015 18:56:03 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Lily Eskelsen García meets with Gov. Martin O’Malley]]> http://nea.org/home/63067.htm Thu, 18 Jun 2015 18:45:11 EST <![CDATA[Decision in Ohio v. Clark avoids putting educators in law enforcement role]]> http://nea.org/home/63062.htm Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:57:37 EST <![CDATA[NEA celebrates School Nutrition Employee Week and School Lunch Hero Day]]> http://nea.org/home/62737.htm Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:53:36 EST <![CDATA[Educators welcome legislation to repeal excise tax on high-cost health plans]]> http://nea.org/home/62714.htm Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:45:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA member Shanna Peeples named 2015 National Teacher of the Year]]> http://nea.org/home/62708.htm Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:29:27 EST <![CDATA[Educators: students need opportunity, not just tests]]> http://nea.org/home/62688.htm Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:41:09 EST <![CDATA[NEA president on Senate HELP ESEA bill]]> http://nea.org/home/62677.htm Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:19:34 EST <![CDATA[Educators mark 50th anniversary of ESEA]]> http://nea.org/home/62607.htm Fri, 10 Apr 2015 05:47:19 EST <![CDATA[NEA president comments on Senate action on rewrite of ESEA]]> http://nea.org/home/62549.htm Tue, 07 Apr 2015 15:58:20 EST <![CDATA[Educators to spring into Wave of Action on eve of 50th anniversary of ESEA]]> http://nea.org/home/62520.htm Mon, 06 Apr 2015 09:47:59 EST <![CDATA[NEA releases report finding flaws with Affordable Care Act]]> http://nea.org/home/62495.htm Thu, 02 Apr 2015 07:51:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA President to Gov. Cuomo: students need more time to learn and foster creativity]]> http://nea.org/home/62489.htm Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:05:57 EST <![CDATA[U.S. House Republican leaders set to repeat budget mistakes of the past]]> http://nea.org/home/62346.htm Tue, 17 Mar 2015 18:13:48 EST <![CDATA[U.S. House Republican leaders set to repeat budget mistakes of the past]]> http://nea.org/home/62343.htm Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:25:16 EST <![CDATA[NEA names new political director]]> http://nea.org/home/62213.htm Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:57:33 EST <![CDATA[Millions to celebrate annual NEA’s Read Across America Day on March 2]]> http://nea.org/home/62194.htm Sun, 01 Mar 2015 19:07:25 EST <![CDATA[Educators urge U.S. House to continue to work on federal education law rewrite]]> http://nea.org/home/62164.htm Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:14:14 EST <![CDATA[Educators ramp up nationwide campaign and launch “Get it Right” ad blitz]]> http://nea.org/home/61988.htm Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:59:06 EST <![CDATA[NEA supports teachers challenging constitutionality of evaluations]]> http://nea.org/home/61903.htm Thu, 05 Feb 2015 12:58:46 EST <![CDATA[Science teacher Mr. Towne: all students can achieve at high levels with appropriate support]]> http://nea.org/home/61898.htm Thu, 05 Feb 2015 09:36:28 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Pres. Barack Obama sets right budget priorities for America]]> http://nea.org/home/61861.htm Mon, 02 Feb 2015 10:49:17 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association issues legislative report card for Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/61850.htm Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:54:00 EST <![CDATA[1st grade teacher Rachelle Moore: All students need equal educational opportunities]]> http://nea.org/home/61759.htm Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:39:13 EST <![CDATA[Tenure safeguards good teachers from being fired for bad reasons]]> http://nea.org/home/61567.htm Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:44:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA calls for more equal opportunity in No Child Left Behind reauthorization]]> http://nea.org/home/61521.htm Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:46:59 EST <![CDATA[NEA on the Administration’s Community Colleges Proposal]]> http://nea.org/home/61512.htm Fri, 09 Jan 2015 12:10:50 EST <![CDATA[NEA on the Department’s College Ratings Framework]]> http://nea.org/home/61443.htm Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:13:49 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Historic new investment in E-Rate is a critical win for students]]> http://nea.org/home/61358.htm Thu, 11 Dec 2014 09:08:26 EST <![CDATA[Teacher/Educator leadership key to improving student learning, advancing profession]]> http://nea.org/home/61250.htm Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:10:10 EST <![CDATA[New report estimates $54 million in charter school fraud in New York state in 2014]]> http://nea.org/home/61224.htm Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:50:43 EST <![CDATA[NEA and NEA-New Mexico file suit, ask Court to end illegal teacher evaluation process]]> http://nea.org/home/60545.htm Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:12:43 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Educators welcome White House’s administrative action to keep families together]]> http://nea.org/home/61186.htm Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:35:57 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association Health Information Network ensures more students are learning-ready with Breakfast in the Classroom]]> http://nea.org/home/61155.htm Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:45:01 EST <![CDATA[American Education Week focuses on nation’s commitment to students and educators]]> http://nea.org/home/61100.htm Sun, 16 Nov 2014 18:44:14 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Increasing E-Rate funding is good for students and smart public policy]]> http://nea.org/home/61108.htm Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:29:19 EST <![CDATA[NEA salutes public education’s unsung heroes ]]> http://nea.org/home/61105.htm Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:33:07 EST <![CDATA[NEA on the Department’s Guidance on Waiver Renewals]]> http://nea.org/home/61090.htm Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:01:13 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association kicks off NEA’s Degrees Not Debt Week of Action]]> http://nea.org/home/61005.htm Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:22:14 EST <![CDATA[NEA on Dept. of Education’s ‘Excellent Educators for All’ state guidance]]> http://nea.org/home/61000.htm Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:03:07 EST <![CDATA[Michigan educators: trust us when we say Gov. Snyder cut $1 billion in education]]> http://nea.org/home/60888.htm Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:15:15 EST <![CDATA[NEA President to pound pavement with educators and candidates during six-state GOTV blitz]]> http://nea.org/home/60881.htm Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:01:02 EST <![CDATA[Iowa educators: Don’t trust GOP Senate candidate Joni Ernst on education]]> http://nea.org/home/60862.htm Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:28:18 EST <![CDATA[New Social Compact for American Education Provides a New Framework for Strong Accountability Systems]]> http://nea.org/home/60853.htm Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:36:29 EST <![CDATA[NEA on the Department’s Guidance to Protect Students with Disabilities]]> http://nea.org/home/60825.htm Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:44:10 EST <![CDATA[NEA Leader to HBCU Faculty: 'We must raise our voices and fight for resources needed for minority student institutions to survive and thrive']]> http://nea.org/home/60763.htm Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:45:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA Leader to Provide Keynote Address at HBCU Faculty Conference in Raleigh ]]> http://nea.org/home/60711.htm Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:34:45 EST <![CDATA[NEA Statement on the Life of Dr. Paul Hubbert]]> http://nea.org/home/60708.htm Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:06:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Hawaii can’t afford to go back to the bad Lingle-Aiona days]]> http://nea.org/home/60652.htm Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:51:20 EST <![CDATA[Teacher Ashley Pledger: Tom Cotton is hurting Arkansas students]]> http://nea.org/home/60649.htm Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:21:17 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Kansas Chemistry teacher calls out Gov. Brownback on his “real life” experiment]]> http://nea.org/home/60641.htm Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:06:52 EST <![CDATA[Teacher Vivian Connell: Ask your local teachers about Thom Tillis’ education budget cuts]]> http://nea.org/home/60618.htm Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:55:10 EST <![CDATA[New report exposes over $30 million in proven or suspected fraud in Pennsylvania charter industry]]> http://nea.org/home/60569.htm Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:36:57 EST <![CDATA[NEA on the Department’s Promise to Fight Inequity in Education]]> http://nea.org/home/60566.htm Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:09:07 EST <![CDATA[Report: Educators Play Key Role in Shaping, Guiding Girls into Leadership Roles]]> http://nea.org/home/60549.htm Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:12:51 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Lily Eskelsen García kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration]]> http://nea.org/home/60542.htm Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:01:06 EST <![CDATA[Virtual Panel to Discuss New Research on Girls’ Leadership, Tips to Foster Girls’ Leadership in Schools]]> http://nea.org/home/60528.htm Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:15:47 EST <![CDATA[NEA expanding teacher leadership initiative]]> http://nea.org/home/60512.htm Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:37:52 EST <![CDATA[Senate Republicans Continue to Block Student Loan Refinance Bill]]> http://nea.org/home/60415.htm Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:29:39 EST <![CDATA[Attempt to Overturn Supreme Court’s Citizens United Decision Fails in Senate]]> http://nea.org/home/60380.htm Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:52:34 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds Justice Department’s civil rights investigation into Ferguson]]> http://nea.org/home/60342.htm Fri, 05 Sep 2014 12:34:07 EST <![CDATA[Teacher Vivian Connell: Thom Tillis hurts North Carolina students]]> http://nea.org/home/60334.htm Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:49:43 EST <![CDATA[Education unions appeal decision gutting teacher due process rights]]> http://nea.org/home/60319.htm Thu, 04 Sep 2014 12:07:46 EST <![CDATA[Labor Day message from NEA President Lily Eskelsen García]]> http://nea.org/home/60289.htm Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:36:37 EST <![CDATA[Pennsylvania educators recommend Rep. Glenn Thompson’s reelection to Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/60280.htm Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:29:00 EST <![CDATA[NEA President-elect García: Duncan’s temporary moratorium on high-stakes testing consequences ‘common sense’ ]]> http://nea.org/home/60170.htm Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:09:07 EST <![CDATA[New PDK/Gallup poll shows increased skepticism over value of standardized tests]]> http://nea.org/home/60111.htm Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:52:29 EST <![CDATA[Educators recommend South Carolina’s Brad Hutto for U.S. Senate]]> http://nea.org/home/60030.htm Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:20:31 EST <![CDATA[NEA Appoints National Board COO Andy Coons to Lead Policy and Teacher Quality Division as Senior Director]]> http://nea.org/home/59965.htm Wed, 06 Aug 2014 08:14:57 EST <![CDATA[NEA family mourns passing of KNEA president Karen Godfrey]]> http://nea.org/home/59825.htm Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:37:23 EST <![CDATA[Education Support Professional of the Year Paula Monroe speaks at NEA Representative Assembly, emphasizes key role education support professionals play in student success]]> http://nea.org/home/59647.htm Sat, 05 Jul 2014 12:26:36 EST <![CDATA[Va. music teacher elected secretary-treasurer of nation’s largest union]]> http://nea.org/home/59676.htm Sun, 06 Jul 2014 18:46:31 EST <![CDATA[Pa. physical science teacher elected vice president of nation’s largest union]]> http://nea.org/home/59673.htm Sun, 06 Jul 2014 18:36:39 EST <![CDATA[California Educator Elected to NEA Executive Committee ]]> http://nea.org/home/59666.htm Sun, 06 Jul 2014 13:27:18 EST <![CDATA[Tennessee educator re-elected to NEA Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/59663.htm Sun, 06 Jul 2014 13:17:49 EST <![CDATA[Teacher of the Year addresses fellow educators at NEA convention ]]> http://nea.org/home/59654.htm Sat, 05 Jul 2014 17:44:03 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s educators honor Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick]]> http://nea.org/home/59601.htm Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:41:09 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors America’s human and civil rights activists]]> http://nea.org/home/59440.htm Mon, 23 Jun 2014 11:10:29 EST <![CDATA[Coeur d’Alene Tribe to be honored for activism, investments in public education programs]]> http://nea.org/home/59437.htm Mon, 23 Jun 2014 10:57:52 EST <![CDATA[NEA Congratulates 2014 National Teachers Hall of Fame Inductees]]> http://nea.org/home/59376.htm Fri, 13 Jun 2014 08:59:24 EST <![CDATA[NEA Commemorates Dedication of National Memorial to Fallen Educators]]> http://nea.org/home/59368.htm Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:27:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA welcomes Gates Foundation moratorium on Common Core high-stakes tests]]> http://nea.org/home/59364.htm Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:08:41 EST <![CDATA[Key Student Loan Affordability Bill Fails in Senate]]> http://nea.org/home/59360.htm Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:29:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: California ruling allows corporate interests to trump students’ needs]]> http://nea.org/home/59351.htm Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:47:29 EST <![CDATA[NEA Student Program member to Senate Budget Committee: ‘Take action to make college more affordable’ ]]> http://nea.org/home/59288.htm Wed, 04 Jun 2014 08:52:54 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds board’s selection of new President/CEO of NAACP]]> http://nea.org/home/59173.htm Mon, 19 May 2014 09:21:03 EST <![CDATA[Educators plan public actions to mark 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board]]> http://nea.org/home/59114.htm Mon, 12 May 2014 13:45:37 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Mark DeSaulnier for Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/59069.htm Wed, 07 May 2014 09:41:57 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Pete Aguilar for Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/59065.htm Wed, 07 May 2014 09:04:42 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Rep. Ami Bera’s reelection to Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/59062.htm Wed, 07 May 2014 09:00:29 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse U.S. Rep. John Garamendi’s reelection to Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/59059.htm Wed, 07 May 2014 08:57:23 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse U.S. Rep. Lois Capps’ reelection to Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/59043.htm Tue, 06 May 2014 11:36:57 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Rep. Mark Takano’s reelection to Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/59040.htm Tue, 06 May 2014 11:28:21 EST <![CDATA[NEA President on Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action]]> http://nea.org/home/58883.htm Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:00:35 EST <![CDATA[Does your child attend a great public school?]]> http://nea.org/home/57087.htm Tue, 22 Oct 2013 10:41:20 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: The Ryan Republican budget jeopardizes American dream]]> http://nea.org/home/58610.htm Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:03:04 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on Grade Span Testing Bill HR-4171]]> http://nea.org/home/58339.htm Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:06:34 EST <![CDATA[NEA President comments on new report on school disciplinary policies]]> http://nea.org/home/58395.htm Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:14:23 EST <![CDATA[Former NEA Executive Committee Member Paula Monroe Named 2014 NEA ESP of the Year]]> http://nea.org/home/58325.htm Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:14:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: budget sets commonsense priorities for American families]]> http://nea.org/home/58275.htm Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:26:50 EST <![CDATA[Education Leaders Collaborate at National Labor-Management Conference]]> http://nea.org/home/58253.htm Fri, 28 Feb 2014 15:08:30 EST <![CDATA[New FEA video shows state’s inflexibility on testing]]> http://nea.org/home/58242.htm Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:43:45 EST <![CDATA[Educators highlight economic struggles facing families and students]]> http://nea.org/home/58218.htm Tue, 25 Feb 2014 08:06:51 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Bruce Braley for election to U.S. Senate]]> http://nea.org/home/58116.htm Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:24:10 EST <![CDATA[Cat-a-Van Reading Tour Hits the Road to Get Kids Reading, Brushing]]> http://nea.org/home/58096.htm Thu, 20 Feb 2014 10:10:33 EST <![CDATA[CANCELLED: Malik K. Yoba—educator, actor, humanitarian—to headline NEA’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observance]]> http://nea.org/home/58010.htm Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:56:13 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Read Across America Grants to boost local reading initiatives]]> http://nea.org/home/58013.htm Tue, 11 Feb 2014 22:44:19 EST <![CDATA[NEA supports commonsense action to detect and prevent abuse in schools]]> http://nea.org/home/57861.htm Fri, 31 Jan 2014 11:53:27 EST <![CDATA[Malik K. Yoba—educator, actor, humanitarian—to headline NEA’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observance]]> http://nea.org/home/57717.htm Thu, 16 Jan 2014 15:03:22 EST <![CDATA[Roswell school shooting incident]]> http://nea.org/home/57686.htm Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:54:15 EST <![CDATA[NEA and BetterLesson launch new site with over 3,000 Common Core lessons]]> http://nea.org/home/57683.htm Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:23:23 EST <![CDATA[NEA president’s statement on announced retirement of U.S. Rep. George Miller]]> http://nea.org/home/57681.htm Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:13:39 EST <![CDATA[Helmsley Charitable Trust Makes $1.6 Million in Grants to PARCC and Smarter Balanced Consortia to Engage Leading U.S. Teachers’ Unions in the Development of Next-Generation Student Assessments]]> http://nea.org/home/57603.htm Mon, 06 Jan 2014 16:43:21 EST <![CDATA[NEA celebrates life, mourns death of education champion Mandela]]> http://nea.org/home/57499.htm Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:55:42 EST <![CDATA[Educators from across U.S. to Join December 9 National Day of Action]]> http://nea.org/home/57444.htm Tue, 26 Nov 2013 08:15:34 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s Largest Education and Counseling Organizations Partner with HRC in Supporting LGBTQ Youth]]> http://nea.org/home/57369.htm Mon, 18 Nov 2013 14:55:39 EST <![CDATA[Teach Plus and the National Education Association select 53 top teachers for new national fellowship]]> http://nea.org/home/56989.htm Fri, 11 Oct 2013 08:05:27 EST <![CDATA[Teacher, parent organizations collaborate on Common Core effort]]> http://nea.org/home/56960.htm Tue, 08 Oct 2013 15:04:26 EST <![CDATA[School Climate is Key Factor in Bullying Prevention]]> http://nea.org/home/56880.htm Tue, 01 Oct 2013 12:03:37 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Goes Back to School]]> http://nea.org/home/56665.htm Mon, 09 Sep 2013 09:27:20 EST <![CDATA[Educators to commemorate 50th Anniversary of March on Washington]]> http://nea.org/home/56435.htm Tue, 20 Aug 2013 11:58:16 EST <![CDATA[Head of nation's largest teachers union comments on narrow passage of H.R. 5]]> http://nea.org/home/56166.htm Fri, 19 Jul 2013 11:26:18 EST <![CDATA[CAEP Commission releases agreement on recommendations to transform educator preparation]]> http://nea.org/home/56093.htm Wed, 10 Jul 2013 09:50:02 EST <![CDATA[Delegates approve new NEA policy on digital learning]]> http://nea.org/home/56041.htm Fri, 05 Jul 2013 11:53:26 EST <![CDATA[Teacher of the Year addresses fellow educators at NEA convention]]> http://nea.org/home/56036.htm Fri, 05 Jul 2013 11:31:01 EST <![CDATA[Educators agree to provide $6 million in new funds to improve student success]]> http://nea.org/home/56033.htm Fri, 05 Jul 2013 11:28:25 EST <![CDATA[Gov. Jerry Brown named America’s Greatest Education Governor]]> http://nea.org/home/56030.htm Fri, 05 Jul 2013 11:18:40 EST <![CDATA[Delegates elect Mississippi educator to NEA Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/56021.htm Fri, 05 Jul 2013 09:03:42 EST <![CDATA[Michigan educator elected to NEA Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/home/56018.htm Fri, 05 Jul 2013 09:02:12 EST <![CDATA[ESP of the Year Donna Schulze tells NEA delegates to ‘Get in the Game!’]]> http://nea.org/home/56002.htm Thu, 04 Jul 2013 17:32:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA executive director urges members to demand education equity, excellence]]> http://nea.org/home/55989.htm Thu, 04 Jul 2013 11:41:42 EST <![CDATA[NEA recognizes Senator Patty Murray with Friend of Education award]]> http://nea.org/home/55953.htm Wed, 03 Jul 2013 11:32:47 EST <![CDATA[NEA president comments on Supreme Court decisions on same-sex marriage]]> http://nea.org/home/55870.htm Wed, 26 Jun 2013 11:21:35 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Educators ‘dismayed’ by today’s Supreme Court decision, Shelby County v. Holder]]> http://nea.org/home/55855.htm Tue, 25 Jun 2013 11:51:37 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Long-term benefits of affirmative action have ‘profound impact on the way society functions.’]]> http://nea.org/home/55843.htm Mon, 24 Jun 2013 15:56:29 EST <![CDATA[Hundreds of NEA members from across the country spend the day refurbishing an Atlanta elementary school]]> http://nea.org/home/55821.htm Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:06:14 EST <![CDATA[NEA on the Department’s Student-centered Flexibility: A step in the right direction]]> http://nea.org/home/55771.htm Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:57:01 EST <![CDATA[Nearly 9,000 educators will gather to discuss and vote on key education issues]]> http://nea.org/home/55769.htm Tue, 18 Jun 2013 14:50:45 EST <![CDATA[Leading Classroom Technology Firm Joins NEA, Center for Teaching & Learning, to Improve Math and Science Education]]> http://nea.org/home/55727.htm Tue, 11 Jun 2013 09:03:49 EST <![CDATA[NEA Student members to Congress: Don’t double my rate!]]> http://nea.org/home/55716.htm Thu, 06 Jun 2013 19:45:27 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[NEA Mourns for Oklahoma families in wake of tragedy]]> http://nea.org/home/55570.htm Tue, 21 May 2013 10:53:29 EST <![CDATA[NEA celebrates Seattle educators' win against mismatched tests]]> http://nea.org/home/55519.htm Thu, 16 May 2013 11:08:49 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[The Department of Education and the National Education Association welcomes 2013 National Teacher Hall of Fame inductees]]> http://nea.org/home/55451.htm Fri, 03 May 2013 17:36:01 EST <![CDATA[Education leaders recommend shift in NEA policy on digital learning]]> http://nea.org/home/55441.htm Fri, 03 May 2013 12:18:29 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[Education Department’s Blueprint for RESPECT offers a positive agenda for change]]> http://nea.org/home/55367.htm Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:15:55 EST <![CDATA[NEA congratulates member Jeff Charbonneau as 2013 National Teacher of the Year]]> http://nea.org/home/55324.htm Tue, 23 Apr 2013 14:28:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Educators welcome progress on commonsense immigration reform]]> http://nea.org/home/55266.htm Wed, 17 Apr 2013 14:30:56 EST <![CDATA[NEA Encourages Teachers to Use Assessment Rating Web Site]]> http://nea.org/home/55228.htm Thu, 11 Apr 2013 15:14:48 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Cuts to Social Security and healthcare programs in Obama budget plan ‘a disappointment’]]> http://nea.org/home/55222.htm Wed, 10 Apr 2013 11:54:06 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: NRA plan ignores most sensible solutions]]> http://nea.org/home/55122.htm Tue, 02 Apr 2013 14:56:13 EST <![CDATA[NEA Vice President Discusses Common Core at AEI Panel]]> http://nea.org/home/55040.htm Wed, 27 Mar 2013 11:47:46 EST <![CDATA[NEA statement on SCOTUS consideration of same-sex marriage]]> http://nea.org/home/55038.htm Wed, 27 Mar 2013 10:34:56 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Van Roekel: Perez the right choice for next Secretary of Labor]]> http://nea.org/home/54985.htm Mon, 18 Mar 2013 13:04:50 EST <![CDATA[NEA commends Senate Judiciary Committee for standing against gun violence]]> http://nea.org/home/54961.htm Fri, 15 Mar 2013 16:06:22 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: Senate budget proposal is responsible and balanced]]> http://nea.org/home/54944.htm Wed, 13 Mar 2013 14:24:28 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[Maryland Paraeducator Named NEA 2013 ESP of Year]]> http://nea.org/home/54915.htm Mon, 11 Mar 2013 15:29:53 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[The right man, in the right place, at the right time]]> http://nea.org/home/54855.htm Fri, 08 Mar 2013 16:37:45 EST <![CDATA[Celebrities Join Cat in the Hat, Read to Kids at New York Public Library]]> http://nea.org/home/54752.htm Fri, 01 Mar 2013 12:03:00 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: Congress is playing politics with students]]> http://nea.org/home/54732.htm Fri, 01 Mar 2013 08:41:36 EST <![CDATA[AFSCME, AFT, SEIU and NEA Launch New Ad Campaign]]> http://nea.org/home/54724.htm Thu, 28 Feb 2013 13:13:26 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: students will pay the price for political inaction]]> http://nea.org/home/54694.htm Wed, 27 Feb 2013 14:00:40 EST <![CDATA[Celebrities to Join Cat in the Hat, Read to Kids at New York Public Library]]> http://nea.org/home/54692.htm Wed, 27 Feb 2013 13:39:11 EST <![CDATA[Fifth grade teacher shines spotlight on impact of looming budget cuts on students]]> http://nea.org/home/54609.htm Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:27:44 EST <![CDATA[Cat-a-Van Tours Hit the Road to Get Kids Reading, Brushing]]> http://nea.org/home/54586.htm Thu, 21 Feb 2013 11:55:01 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[NEA president says MetLife Survey of the American Teacher results should be a wake-up call]]> http://nea.org/home/54576.htm Thu, 21 Feb 2013 09:22:08 EST <![CDATA[Commission to Duncan: Close achievement gaps through equitable funding, early childhood education ]]> http://nea.org/home/54563.htm Wed, 20 Feb 2013 10:07:38 EST <![CDATA[MTA and NEA Recommend Markey for U.S. Senate]]> http://nea.org/home/54558.htm Thu, 14 Feb 2013 11:34:06 EST <![CDATA[Educators welcome President Obama’s focus on education and opportunity]]> http://nea.org/home/54544.htm Tue, 12 Feb 2013 22:08:53 EST <![CDATA[Educators to Congress: What happens in Washington affects our students]]> http://nea.org/home/54514.htm Fri, 08 Feb 2013 16:57:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel sends letter to President Obama on State of the Union]]> http://nea.org/home/54460.htm Fri, 08 Feb 2013 09:32:26 EST <![CDATA[NEA on ESEA Reauthorization: The time for change is now]]> http://nea.org/home/54438.htm Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:03:16 EST <![CDATA[Renaissance Dental Teams up with NEA’s Read Across America to Encourage Children to Pick up a Book and a Toothbrush]]> http://nea.org/home/54327.htm Thu, 31 Jan 2013 15:13:17 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s educators encourage lawmakers to help ensure safe and secure learning environments for all students]]> http://nea.org/home/54204.htm Wed, 30 Jan 2013 09:32:30 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s educators encourage lawmakers to help ensure safe and secure learning environments for all students]]> http://nea.org/home/54202.htm Wed, 30 Jan 2013 09:30:38 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Aspiring Americans deserve a common sense immigration process]]> http://nea.org/home/54198.htm Tue, 29 Jan 2013 16:22:48 EST <![CDATA[NEA President supports Seattle educators who refuse to give flawed standardized test]]> http://nea.org/home/54149.htm Wed, 23 Jan 2013 16:24:52 EST <![CDATA[NEA president: economy and politicians impact students and schools]]> http://nea.org/home/54147.htm Wed, 23 Jan 2013 16:14:48 EST <![CDATA[MLK Day and Presidential Inauguration a Historic Occasion to Stand Up for Social and Economic Justice, Says NEA President]]> http://nea.org/home/54118.htm Fri, 18 Jan 2013 23:59:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: common sense gun laws are essential to keep children and schools safe]]> http://nea.org/home/54074.htm Wed, 16 Jan 2013 14:39:26 EST <![CDATA[New report demonstrates that socioeconomic inequality skews student test scores]]> http://nea.org/home/54066.htm Tue, 15 Jan 2013 16:24:37 EST <![CDATA[NEA awards first STEM challenge grant to Colorado initiative]]> http://nea.org/home/54062.htm Tue, 15 Jan 2013 11:23:01 EST <![CDATA[Educators support stronger laws to prevent gun violence says NEA poll]]> http://nea.org/home/54056.htm Tue, 15 Jan 2013 08:32:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Taft Shooting Underscores Urgent Need to Prevent Future Tragedies]]> http://nea.org/home/54054.htm Fri, 11 Jan 2013 16:24:36 EST <![CDATA[Van Roekel: Fiscal Package A Source of Hope and Concern for America’s Students]]> http://nea.org/home/53959.htm Tue, 01 Jan 2013 23:43:05 EST <![CDATA[2013 News Releases]]> http://nea.org/home/53957.htm Tue, 01 Jan 2013 23:41:36 EST <![CDATA[House GOP Leadership's driving country closer to fiscal cliff]]> http://nea.org/archive/53947.htm Fri, 21 Dec 2012 07:30:51 EST <![CDATA[AFT, NEA: Arming Educators Won’t Keep Schools Safe]]> http://nea.org/archive/53943.htm Thu, 20 Dec 2012 11:14:05 EST <![CDATA[Letter of condolence to Inouye family]]> http://nea.org/archive/53940.htm Thu, 20 Dec 2012 09:31:47 EST <![CDATA[NEA: Speaker Boehner’s ‘millionaires’ plan is wrong and misguided]]> http://nea.org/archive/53930.htm Wed, 19 Dec 2012 13:00:21 EST <![CDATA[AFSCME, NEA, SEIU Launch Third Round of TV Ads Calling on Congress to Protect Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security and Education]]> http://nea.org/archive/53927.htm Tue, 18 Dec 2012 16:42:28 EST <![CDATA[Helmsley Charitable Trust Makes $11 Million Grant to Engage Teachers Across the Country in Meeting New College and Career Ready Standards]]> http://nea.org/archive/53899.htm Mon, 17 Dec 2012 13:43:28 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Education community shares Newtown’s grief and loss]]> http://nea.org/archive/53893.htm Fri, 14 Dec 2012 14:57:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Gov. Snyder’s so-called ‘right to work’ for less law is wrong for Michigan]]> http://nea.org/archive/53881.htm Wed, 12 Dec 2012 15:33:47 EST <![CDATA[AFSCME, SEIU y la NEA continúan su Gran Campaña para proteger Medicare, Medicaid y la educación]]> http://nea.org/archive/53864.htm Fri, 07 Dec 2012 09:32:59 EST <![CDATA[AFSCME, SEIU and NEA Continue Major Campaign to Protect Medicare, Medicaid and Education]]> http://nea.org/archive/53862.htm Fri, 07 Dec 2012 08:43:28 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Speaker Boehner’s counter plan is misguided and unbalanced]]> http://nea.org/archive/53836.htm Tue, 04 Dec 2012 09:30:29 EST <![CDATA[AFSCME, SEIU and NEA Launch Ad Campaign to Protect Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and Education]]> http://nea.org/archive/53763.htm Mon, 19 Nov 2012 20:18:34 EST <![CDATA[NEA President urges Congress to stand up for students and middle class families]]> http://nea.org/archive/53649.htm Tue, 13 Nov 2012 16:52:05 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds President Barack Obama for leading to get the nation’s fiscal house in order]]> http://nea.org/archive/53640.htm Fri, 09 Nov 2012 15:49:22 EST <![CDATA[Obama reelection is a victory for public education and students]]> http://nea.org/archive/53556.htm Tue, 06 Nov 2012 15:13:23 EST <![CDATA[NEA president’s statement on President Obama’s victory]]> http://nea.org/archive/53554.htm Tue, 06 Nov 2012 15:04:49 EST <![CDATA[VOTING RIGHTS GROUPS COMMEND NORTON OUTDOOR FOR PROTECTING VOTING RIGHTS, REMOVING INTIMIDATING VOTER FRAUD BILLBOARDS]]> http://nea.org/archive/53492.htm Fri, 26 Oct 2012 14:39:44 EST <![CDATA[Educators Not Fond of The Romney Lovefest]]> http://nea.org/archive/53476.htm Wed, 24 Oct 2012 15:23:05 EST <![CDATA[VOTING RIGHTS ADVOCATES COMMEND CLEAR CHANNEL FOR REMOVING INTIMIDATING VOTER FRAUD BILLBOARDS]]> http://nea.org/archive/53441.htm Tue, 23 Oct 2012 10:33:04 EST <![CDATA[Voter Rights Advocates Launch Billboard Campaign]]> http://nea.org/archive/53439.htm Tue, 23 Oct 2012 10:20:01 EST <![CDATA[Debate reaffirms educators’ support for Obama-Biden ticket]]> http://nea.org/archive/53435.htm Tue, 23 Oct 2012 10:09:56 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s educators continue push for safe, bully-free environments]]> http://nea.org/archive/53298.htm Tue, 09 Oct 2012 10:47:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA steps up to expand program to train STEM teachers]]> http://nea.org/archive/53215.htm Tue, 02 Oct 2012 10:07:51 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Statement on Mitt Romney’s remarks at Education Nation]]> http://nea.org/archive/53165.htm Tue, 25 Sep 2012 16:28:18 EST <![CDATA[President Obama shows support in Labor Day appearance]]> http://nea.org/archive/52982.htm Mon, 03 Sep 2012 15:40:10 EST <![CDATA[NEA President praises federal court’s decision to block key provision of Alabama’s anti-immigrant law]]> http://nea.org/archive/52920.htm Wed, 22 Aug 2012 11:48:31 EST <![CDATA[NEA president congratulates Dayton Education Association president and White House “Champion of Change” honoree]]> http://nea.org/archive/52912.htm Tue, 21 Aug 2012 14:50:40 EST <![CDATA[Romney Doubles Down on Right Wing Agenda for the Mega-Rich]]> http://nea.org/archive/52822.htm Sat, 11 Aug 2012 08:14:49 EST <![CDATA[House Republican leadership protects tax cuts for rich and corporations ]]> http://nea.org/archive/52760.htm Thu, 02 Aug 2012 07:14:43 EST <![CDATA[U.S. Senate puts middle class before richest 2 percent]]> http://nea.org/archive/52690.htm Thu, 26 Jul 2012 09:18:45 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Robert Dold for re-election to U.S. House of Representatives]]> http://nea.org/archive/52669.htm Tue, 24 Jul 2012 16:29:48 EST <![CDATA[New NEA analysis shows sequestration shortchanges students]]> http://nea.org/archive/52527.htm Tue, 10 Jul 2012 14:47:02 EST <![CDATA[President Obama to educators: Thank you for all the great work you are doing]]> http://nea.org/archive/52494.htm Thu, 05 Jul 2012 16:11:28 EST <![CDATA[National Teacher of the Year: “Great teachers lead with both their heads and their hearts”]]> http://nea.org/archive/52486.htm Thu, 05 Jul 2012 12:19:09 EST <![CDATA[Education Support Professional of the Year energizes, inspires fellow educators]]> http://nea.org/archive/52476.htm Thu, 05 Jul 2012 09:57:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA executive director calls members ‘social justice patriots’]]> http://nea.org/archive/52468.htm Wed, 04 Jul 2012 13:52:12 EST <![CDATA[Statement of NEA President Dennis Van Roekel Regarding Vanity Fair’s Reporting on Mitt Romney’s Personal Finance Practices]]> http://nea.org/archive/52459.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2012 19:00:05 EST <![CDATA[Pennsylvania teacher re-elected as NEA secretary-treasurer]]> http://nea.org/archive/52455.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2012 18:35:51 EST <![CDATA[Oklahoma educator re-elected to NEA Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/archive/52452.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2012 18:23:18 EST <![CDATA[New Jersey Educator Re-Elected to NEA Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/archive/52446.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2012 17:51:35 EST <![CDATA[Vice President Biden to educators: America needs you]]> http://nea.org/archive/52436.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2012 14:41:42 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors Mark Dayton with America's Greatest Education Governor Award]]> http://nea.org/archive/52430.htm Tue, 03 Jul 2012 13:09:21 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel addresses the 91st Representative Assembly]]> http://nea.org/archive/52399.htm Mon, 02 Jul 2012 11:35:28 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[NEA honors America’s human and civil rights heroes]]> http://nea.org/archive/52368.htm Fri, 29 Jun 2012 15:41:00 EST <![CDATA[Congress puts students and rural educators ahead of partisan politics]]> http://nea.org/archive/52361.htm Fri, 29 Jun 2012 14:45:07 EST <![CDATA[Hundreds of NEA Volunteers Revitalize Maryland Middle School in Annual ‘Outreach to Teach’]]> http://nea.org/archive/52305.htm Wed, 27 Jun 2012 08:32:36 EST <![CDATA[Court Denies Most of Arizona’s Dangerous Immigration Law]]> http://nea.org/archive/52293.htm Mon, 25 Jun 2012 12:53:31 EST <![CDATA[NEA: “Romney Economics” would take country in wrong direction]]> http://nea.org/archive/52291.htm Mon, 25 Jun 2012 10:11:12 EST <![CDATA[NEA president congratulates newly elected AFSCME President Lee A. Saunders]]> http://nea.org/archive/52289.htm Mon, 25 Jun 2012 09:53:11 EST <![CDATA[Educator’s victory restores balance of power in Wisconsin state Senate]]> http://nea.org/archive/52138.htm Wed, 06 Jun 2012 10:01:54 EST <![CDATA[NEA urges Congress to pass Paycheck Fairness Act and calls on Romney to clarify his position ]]> http://nea.org/archive/52136.htm Tue, 05 Jun 2012 11:27:42 EST <![CDATA[Romney takes page out of education playbook of President George W. Bush]]> http://nea.org/archive/51994.htm Wed, 23 May 2012 15:22:01 EST <![CDATA[Transforming schools is top priority for union leaders and school administrators]]> http://nea.org/archive/51954.htm Tue, 22 May 2012 09:05:35 EST <![CDATA[Connecticut passes comprehensive education legislation]]> http://nea.org/archive/51878.htm Wed, 09 May 2012 10:12:28 EST <![CDATA[National Teacher Day honors America’s teachers]]> http://nea.org/archive/51861.htm Mon, 07 May 2012 10:14:09 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[Survey finds parent-teacher relationships strong--Teachers given grade of "A"]]> http://nea.org/archive/51796.htm Mon, 30 Apr 2012 11:07:40 EST <![CDATA[Ramona Oliver named senior director of NEA’s Center for Communications]]> http://nea.org/archive/51793.htm Mon, 30 Apr 2012 10:17:16 EST <![CDATA[NEA to Congress: Act now to keep American dream within reach for millions]]> http://nea.org/archive/51718.htm Wed, 25 Apr 2012 10:37:24 EST <![CDATA[NEA supports resolution to roll back high-stakes testing]]> http://nea.org/archive/51693.htm Tue, 24 Apr 2012 09:31:25 EST <![CDATA[Labor organizer named one of TIME’s 100 Most Influential People]]> http://nea.org/archive/51689.htm Tue, 24 Apr 2012 09:12:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA member named 2012 National Teacher of the Year]]> http://nea.org/archive/51684.htm Mon, 23 Apr 2012 15:04:20 EST <![CDATA[You’ve seen the movie “Bully,” now what?]]> http://nea.org/archive/51659.htm Thu, 19 Apr 2012 10:57:32 EST <![CDATA[NEA commissioner tapped for senior staff post for accreditation organization]]> http://nea.org/archive/51609.htm Tue, 17 Apr 2012 15:05:34 EST <![CDATA[Etch A Sketch moment for Gov. Romney: campaign about ‘jobs and kids’ now]]> http://nea.org/archive/51596.htm Mon, 16 Apr 2012 15:14:30 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s educators commit to bully-free schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/51562.htm Thu, 12 Apr 2012 12:11:52 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Ruling illustrates the political motive of the law]]> http://nea.org/archive/51407.htm Sat, 31 Mar 2012 22:49:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA PAC votes to endorse Maryland state senator Rob Garagiola for Congress]]> http://nea.org/archive/49992.htm Fri, 09 Dec 2011 10:50:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: The Ryan Republican budget slashes investments in America’s future]]> http://nea.org/archive/51324.htm Wed, 28 Mar 2012 12:46:09 EST <![CDATA[Statement of American Federation of Teachers, Florida Education Association and National Education Association on Trayvon Martin]]> http://nea.org/archive/51302.htm Tue, 27 Mar 2012 12:02:17 EST <![CDATA[Statement by NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on the passing of John Payton]]> http://nea.org/archive/51286.htm Mon, 26 Mar 2012 16:46:57 EST <![CDATA[NEA says changing student test scores is unethical and unacceptable]]> http://nea.org/archive/51282.htm Sat, 24 Mar 2012 08:11:52 EST <![CDATA[Statement by NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on the International Summit on the Teaching Profession]]> http://nea.org/archive/51193.htm Wed, 14 Mar 2012 11:10:54 EST <![CDATA[Statement by NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on the passing of Rep. Donald Payne (D-N.J.)]]> http://nea.org/archive/51142.htm Wed, 07 Mar 2012 16:47:11 EST <![CDATA[Statement by NEA President Dennis Van Roekel Regarding Release of MetLife Survey of The American Teacher]]> http://nea.org/archive/51120.htm Wed, 07 Mar 2012 12:32:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Pringle helps lead new commission on teacher prep]]> http://nea.org/archive/51117.htm Wed, 07 Mar 2012 11:05:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Disturbing data should serve as call to action]]> http://nea.org/archive/51112.htm Wed, 07 Mar 2012 10:02:59 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax Stars Danny DeVito and Zac Efron kick off NEA’s 15th annual Read Across America Day at The New York Public Library]]> http://nea.org/archive/51021.htm Fri, 02 Mar 2012 11:56:49 EST <![CDATA[Statement by NEA President Dennis Van Roekel On the Tragic Shootings at Chardon High School]]> http://nea.org/archive/50993.htm Tue, 28 Feb 2012 15:38:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA gives Kline ESEA Bills a failing grade]]> http://nea.org/archive/50986.htm Tue, 28 Feb 2012 14:00:05 EST <![CDATA[Mazda test drive program pledges $1 million for nation’s public school libraries]]> http://nea.org/archive/50838.htm Tue, 21 Feb 2012 15:59:52 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s ‘Read Across America tour – driven by Mazda' to raise $1 million for public school libraries]]> http://nea.org/archive/50834.htm Fri, 17 Feb 2012 14:45:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA to help set the record straight and hold politicians accountable for false attacks]]> http://nea.org/archive/50807.htm Wed, 15 Feb 2012 15:01:44 EST <![CDATA[Education Department plan reflects spirit of NEA’s 3-Point Plan to improve the profession]]> http://nea.org/archive/50805.htm Wed, 15 Feb 2012 14:19:40 EST <![CDATA[NEA president praises Obama’s proposed budget]]> http://nea.org/archive/50765.htm Mon, 13 Feb 2012 12:43:40 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Cheri Bustos for election to U.S. House of Representatives]]> http://nea.org/archive/50748.htm Thu, 09 Feb 2012 10:13:50 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Judy Biggert for Re-election to U.S. House of Representatives]]> http://nea.org/archive/50745.htm Thu, 09 Feb 2012 10:03:26 EST <![CDATA[States to receive long-awaited NCLB relief]]> http://nea.org/archive/50743.htm Thu, 09 Feb 2012 09:42:13 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Jesse Jackson, Jr. for re-election to U.S. House of Representatives]]> http://nea.org/archive/50741.htm Thu, 09 Feb 2012 09:33:36 EST <![CDATA[Educators endorse Elizabeth Warren for the U.S. Senate]]> http://nea.org/archive/50739.htm Thu, 09 Feb 2012 09:24:36 EST <![CDATA[Millions will join NEA’s Read Across America Day celebration on March 2]]> http://nea.org/archive/50724.htm Wed, 08 Feb 2012 09:18:25 EST <![CDATA[Union vote averts closing schoolhouse doors due to funding crisis]]> http://nea.org/archive/50708.htm Mon, 06 Feb 2012 10:39:03 EST <![CDATA[NEA Legislative Report Card Shows a Congress Divided]]> http://nea.org/archive/50699.htm Mon, 06 Feb 2012 09:36:18 EST <![CDATA[President invites Pennsylvania teacher to attend State of the Union Address]]> http://nea.org/archive/50536.htm Tue, 24 Jan 2012 10:37:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA urges PA governor not to rob Chester Upland students of their future]]> http://nea.org/archive/50442.htm Wed, 18 Jan 2012 14:41:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds appointment of Cecilia Muñoz as Domestic Policy Council Director]]> http://nea.org/archive/50355.htm Tue, 10 Jan 2012 16:45:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: NCLB’s 10th anniversary no cause for celebration]]> http://nea.org/home/50301.htm Fri, 06 Jan 2012 14:11:38 EST <![CDATA[Payroll tax holiday extension stalls in Congress]]> http://nea.org/home/50299.htm Fri, 06 Jan 2012 13:55:38 EST <![CDATA[NEA President says misuse of standardized tests must stop]]> http://nea.org/archive/50296.htm Fri, 06 Jan 2012 13:00:58 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: NCLB’s 10th anniversary no cause for celebration]]> http://nea.org/archive/50291.htm Fri, 06 Jan 2012 10:06:42 EST <![CDATA[Crumbling schools don’t provide strong foundations for America’s students]]> http://nea.org/archive/49988.htm Fri, 09 Dec 2011 09:09:19 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Announces New Three-Part Action Agenda to Strengthen Teaching Profession and Improve Student Learning]]> http://nea.org/archive/49969.htm Wed, 07 Dec 2011 16:58:10 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds Obama administration for efforts to increase diversity in schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/49956.htm Wed, 07 Dec 2011 10:50:55 EST <![CDATA[NEA challenges harshest immigration law in the nation]]> http://nea.org/archive/49801.htm Mon, 21 Nov 2011 16:40:57 EST <![CDATA[Super Committee throws in towel on debt-reduction goals]]> http://nea.org/archive/49797.htm Mon, 21 Nov 2011 15:54:52 EST <![CDATA[Actor Matt Damon is top choice for substitute educator for a day]]> http://nea.org/archive/49789.htm Mon, 21 Nov 2011 10:40:14 EST <![CDATA[Education support professionals essential for student success]]> http://nea.org/archive/49712.htm Wed, 16 Nov 2011 11:32:32 EST <![CDATA[NEA shares strategies for developing family-school-community partnerships]]> http://nea.org/archive/49666.htm Tue, 15 Nov 2011 12:34:24 EST <![CDATA[American Education Week focuses on nation’s commitment to students and educators]]> http://nea.org/archive/49627.htm Mon, 14 Nov 2011 09:00:01 EST <![CDATA[NEA conference focuses on improving student success in low-income communities]]> http://nea.org/archive/49590.htm Wed, 09 Nov 2011 12:52:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: Tonight, we are all Ohio Buckeye message to educators, nurses, firefighters: we got your back]]> http://nea.org/archive/49575.htm Tue, 08 Nov 2011 21:51:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA President discusses role of unions, budget cuts in higher education]]> http://nea.org/archive/49288.htm Mon, 24 Oct 2011 09:12:16 EST <![CDATA[Senate fails to pass education jobs bill again]]> http://nea.org/archive/49215.htm Fri, 21 Oct 2011 13:25:23 EST <![CDATA[NEA to support The National Teachers Hall of Fame]]> http://nea.org/archive/49162.htm Thu, 20 Oct 2011 09:25:36 EST <![CDATA[NEA launches second television ad campaign to support education jobs bill]]> http://nea.org/archive/49159.htm Thu, 20 Oct 2011 09:08:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA calls on states and school districts to step up anti-bullying efforts]]> http://nea.org/archive/49019.htm Tue, 18 Oct 2011 12:20:47 EST <![CDATA[No Child Left Behind bill is showing improvement]]> http://nea.org/archive/48990.htm Mon, 17 Oct 2011 14:48:04 EST <![CDATA[NEA and Alexandria Public Schools Team Up on Compensation Reform]]> http://nea.org/archive/48916.htm Thu, 13 Oct 2011 15:28:40 EST <![CDATA[New report shows state budget cuts devastating public schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/48907.htm Thu, 13 Oct 2011 11:03:39 EST <![CDATA[NEA President urges U.S. Senate to put partisan politics aside]]> http://nea.org/archive/48859.htm Tue, 11 Oct 2011 19:30:04 EST <![CDATA[NEA mourns the loss of Rev. Fred L. Shuttlesworth]]> http://nea.org/archive/48789.htm Mon, 10 Oct 2011 21:08:43 EST <![CDATA[NEA Vice President Eskelsen joins President’s advisory commission]]> http://nea.org/archive/48692.htm Fri, 07 Oct 2011 09:26:30 EST <![CDATA[NEA President calls on Rep. Cantor to put partisan politics aside]]> http://nea.org/archive/48599.htm Wed, 05 Oct 2011 09:36:11 EST <![CDATA[Alabama law drives children out of public schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/48597.htm Wed, 05 Oct 2011 09:27:23 EST <![CDATA[NEA TV ad urges Congress to pass American Jobs Act]]> http://nea.org/archive/48415.htm Wed, 28 Sep 2011 12:28:19 EST <![CDATA[Obama, Duncan to provide relief from many NCLB restrictions]]> http://nea.org/archive/48374.htm Thu, 22 Sep 2011 21:03:57 EST <![CDATA[Standing Strong for Students Back-to-School Tour showcases collaborative efforts to help students succeed]]> http://nea.org/archive/48324.htm Wed, 21 Sep 2011 15:42:55 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: shared sacrifice is the right call]]> http://nea.org/archive/48223.htm Mon, 19 Sep 2011 16:19:26 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association makes Working Mother’s 100 Best Companies List]]> http://nea.org/archive/48167.htm Fri, 16 Sep 2011 14:32:20 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: failing children is unconscionable]]> http://nea.org/archive/48151.htm Fri, 16 Sep 2011 12:17:25 EST <![CDATA[NEA president calls on Florida lawmakers to invest in children and stop attacks]]> http://nea.org/archive/48120.htm Fri, 16 Sep 2011 09:53:07 EST <![CDATA[NEA president stops in Orlando during back-to-school tour]]> http://nea.org/archive/48039.htm Wed, 14 Sep 2011 17:11:05 EST <![CDATA[NEA Secretary-Treasurer points to common features of successful schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/48034.htm Wed, 14 Sep 2011 15:11:57 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[NEA president praises Romulus community collaboration]]> http://nea.org/archive/47946.htm Tue, 13 Sep 2011 09:37:24 EST <![CDATA[NEA leader goes back to school]]> http://nea.org/archive/47931.htm Tue, 13 Sep 2011 09:00:14 EST <![CDATA[Stand Strong for Students tour highlights NEA members helping students succeed]]> http://nea.org/archive/47893.htm Mon, 12 Sep 2011 10:22:15 EST <![CDATA[President’s jobs plan to repair schools and keep educators in classrooms]]> http://nea.org/archive/47823.htm Thu, 08 Sep 2011 21:49:17 EST <![CDATA[John Stocks names director of NEA’s Center for Great Public Schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/47811.htm Thu, 08 Sep 2011 09:25:31 EST <![CDATA[John C. Stocks named NEA Executive Director]]> http://nea.org/archive/47685.htm Thu, 01 Sep 2011 08:37:55 EST <![CDATA[Progress for Wisconsin: One election at a time]]> http://nea.org/archive/47194.htm Wed, 10 Aug 2011 11:19:51 EST <![CDATA[Van Roekel urges Administration to focus on student-centered reform]]> http://nea.org/archive/47093.htm Mon, 08 Aug 2011 14:49:41 EST <![CDATA[Debt Ceiling Deal Is Flawed, But US Default Worse]]> http://nea.org/archive/46878.htm Tue, 02 Aug 2011 12:21:58 EST <![CDATA[Educators outline critical components of appropriate evaluation system]]> http://nea.org/archive/46742.htm Thu, 28 Jul 2011 08:20:46 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Don’t forget our children, the most vulnerable in debt deal]]> http://nea.org/archive/46528.htm Sat, 23 Jul 2011 10:18:14 EST <![CDATA[NEA urges Congress to reject flawed ESEA-flexibility measure]]> http://nea.org/archive/46304.htm Tue, 12 Jul 2011 11:49:22 EST <![CDATA[A week of standing strong for students, for members and for public schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/46205.htm Tue, 05 Jul 2011 18:22:43 EST <![CDATA[National Teacher of the Year: “Open the doors to your classrooms”]]> http://nea.org/archive/46186.htm Tue, 05 Jul 2011 13:59:05 EST <![CDATA[ESP of the Year delivers awe-inspiring speech to more than 9,000 colleagues]]> http://nea.org/archive/46141.htm Tue, 05 Jul 2011 11:27:31 EST <![CDATA[Tennessee educator elected to stand strong for students and public education]]> http://nea.org/archive/46131.htm Tue, 05 Jul 2011 10:43:48 EST <![CDATA[Va. music teacher re-elected to stand strong for nation’s students and public education]]> http://nea.org/archive/46127.htm Tue, 05 Jul 2011 10:11:54 EST <![CDATA[NEA delegates vote to support President Obama for second term and on policy on teacher evaluation and accountability]]> http://nea.org/archive/46106.htm Mon, 04 Jul 2011 19:10:41 EST <![CDATA[Educators Approve Teacher Evaluation and Accountability Policy Statement]]> http://nea.org/archive/46102.htm Mon, 04 Jul 2011 18:49:31 EST <![CDATA[NEA delegates vote to support President Barack Obama in re-election bid]]> http://nea.org/archive/46078.htm Mon, 04 Jul 2011 15:06:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA delegates re-elect leaders to stand strong for nation’s students and public education]]> http://nea.org/archive/46069.htm Mon, 04 Jul 2011 12:20:31 EST <![CDATA[Politicians give big ‘shout outs’ to educators]]> http://nea.org/archive/46054.htm Sun, 03 Jul 2011 19:35:25 EST <![CDATA[Vice President Biden “stands with NEA” to restore the American dream]]> http://nea.org/archive/46041.htm Sun, 03 Jul 2011 16:18:05 EST <![CDATA[NEA 2011 Representative Assembly opens with president’s keynote and recognition of ‘Wisconsin 14’]]> http://nea.org/archive/45923.htm Sat, 02 Jul 2011 18:53:15 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors ‘Wisconsin 14’ with Friend of Education Award]]> http://nea.org/archive/45889.htm Sat, 02 Jul 2011 13:44:43 EST <![CDATA[Educators fired up to stand up for their students and profession]]> http://nea.org/archive/45867.htm Sat, 02 Jul 2011 12:51:27 EST <![CDATA[NEA president urges educators to stand strong for students]]> http://nea.org/archive/45856.htm Sat, 02 Jul 2011 12:10:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s annual Day of Learning provides educators with tools to help students and improve public schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/45764.htm Fri, 01 Jul 2011 13:59:09 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors Steve Beshear with America's Greatest Education Governor Award]]> http://nea.org/archive/45673.htm Thu, 30 Jun 2011 16:32:16 EST <![CDATA[Hundreds of educators help make over Dawes Elementary ]]> http://nea.org/archive/45494.htm Tue, 28 Jun 2011 11:38:14 EST <![CDATA[Vice President Biden to address 9,000 educators at NEA annual meeting]]> http://nea.org/archive/45421.htm Mon, 27 Jun 2011 10:58:14 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors woman who thwarted Nazis during World War II]]> http://nea.org/archive/45337.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 16:21:40 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors Sen. Garcia, a champion for children]]> http://nea.org/archive/45291.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 11:55:44 EST <![CDATA[Omaha teacher to receive NEA Human and Civil Rights award]]> http://nea.org/archive/45288.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 11:44:01 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors basketball trailblazer who continues to win off the court]]> http://nea.org/archive/45286.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 11:29:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors Bay area high school teacher Jeffrey Steinberg for bringing history to life]]> http://nea.org/archive/45284.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 11:16:10 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors Arizona public interest lawyer Tim Hogan for advancing quality public education]]> http://nea.org/archive/45281.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 10:56:14 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors UNL professor Joe Starita for his work to improve the quality of education for American Indians]]> http://nea.org/archive/45279.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 10:39:09 EST <![CDATA[NEA salutes Virginia civil rights and education trailblazer]]> http://nea.org/archive/45276.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 10:24:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors Kerry Kennedy with Human and Civil Rights award]]> http://nea.org/archive/45269.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 10:04:50 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors legendary civil rights warrior Joseph Lowery]]> http://nea.org/archive/45266.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 09:46:12 EST <![CDATA[NEA honors Antioch teacher Kerri Elliott for promoting peace and international understanding]]> http://nea.org/archive/45259.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 09:30:51 EST <![CDATA[Rapid City student program to receive NEA Human and Civil Rights Award]]> http://nea.org/archive/45257.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 09:19:07 EST <![CDATA[Advocate for social justice in rural America receives NEA award]]> http://nea.org/archive/45253.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 09:08:54 EST <![CDATA[St. Louis champion for inner city children honored by NEA]]> http://nea.org/archive/45251.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2011 08:48:55 EST <![CDATA[Broad coalition of Wisconsin unions files federal lawsuit to block anti-worker bill]]> http://nea.org/archive/44811.htm Wed, 15 Jun 2011 14:50:21 EST <![CDATA[Van Roekel urges regulatory relief without strings attached]]> http://nea.org/archive/44740.htm Tue, 14 Jun 2011 08:59:15 EST <![CDATA[Ten years later nation still reeling from Bush-era tax cuts]]> http://nea.org/archive/44714.htm Fri, 10 Jun 2011 11:05:49 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[U.S. Dept. of Education issues long-awaited rule defining gainful employment]]> http://nea.org/archive/44603.htm Thu, 02 Jun 2011 14:38:49 EST <![CDATA[Wall Street Journal Letter to the Editor from Dennis Van Roekel]]> http://nea.org/archive/44451.htm Wed, 18 May 2011 11:49:44 EST <![CDATA[NEA President applauds reintroduction of DREAM Act in Senate, House]]> http://nea.org/archive/44118.htm Wed, 11 May 2011 10:56:11 EST <![CDATA[Teacher leaders recommend overhaul of evaluation and accountability]]> http://nea.org/archive/44111.htm Wed, 11 May 2011 10:40:24 EST <![CDATA[NAMM Honors NEA’s John Wilson with Support Music Award]]> http://nea.org/archive/44042.htm Tue, 10 May 2011 12:17:40 EST <![CDATA[GW Named Official Home of National Education Association Archives and Records]]> http://nea.org/archive/43989.htm Mon, 09 May 2011 10:04:41 EST <![CDATA[]]> http://nea.org/home/nea-press-releases.rss <![CDATA[NEA member named 2011 National Teacher of the Year]]> http://nea.org/archive/43774.htm Tue, 03 May 2011 11:04:44 EST <![CDATA[Leading Education Organizations Join Together to Promote High Quality Pre-Kindergarten Education]]> http://nea.org/archive/43762.htm Tue, 03 May 2011 09:29:07 EST <![CDATA[National Teacher Day spotlights key issues facing profession]]> http://nea.org/archive/43744.htm Mon, 02 May 2011 09:42:22 EST <![CDATA[Public pension funds are recovering from Wall Street crisis]]> http://nea.org/archive/43682.htm Wed, 27 Apr 2011 09:17:57 EST <![CDATA[Collaboration between lawmakers and broad-based education coalition leads to historic legislation in Illinois]]> http://nea.org/archive/43475.htm Fri, 15 Apr 2011 10:25:17 EST <![CDATA[Van Roekel applauds Obama’s leadership on fiscal responsibility]]> http://nea.org/archive/43473.htm Fri, 15 Apr 2011 09:39:39 EST <![CDATA[Statement of the National Education Association: A Fair Approach to Balancing State Budgets]]> http://nea.org/archive/43453.htm Thu, 14 Apr 2011 11:18:46 EST <![CDATA[NEA opposes federal budget deal]]> http://nea.org/archive/43419.htm Wed, 13 Apr 2011 11:38:25 EST <![CDATA[NEA president emphasizes collaboration is key to transforming schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/43343.htm Fri, 08 Apr 2011 12:57:36 EST <![CDATA[Statement by NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on the Department of Labor’s investigation of Prince George’s County Public Schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/43324.htm Thu, 07 Apr 2011 10:23:08 EST <![CDATA[Giving taxpayer money to private schools is not education reform]]> http://nea.org/archive/43295.htm Tue, 05 Apr 2011 16:33:37 EST <![CDATA[NEA president condemns efforts to stifle academic freedom]]> http://nea.org/archive/43253.htm Mon, 04 Apr 2011 12:38:16 EST <![CDATA[ETS, NEA Study Identifies Pathways to Increasing Teacher Diversity]]> http://nea.org/archive/43031.htm Wed, 23 Mar 2011 09:33:29 EST <![CDATA[Delaware teachers union and school district work together to transform school]]> http://nea.org/archive/43012.htm Mon, 21 Mar 2011 15:53:10 EST <![CDATA[Statement from NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on the International Summit on the Teaching Profession]]> http://nea.org/archive/42923.htm Wed, 16 Mar 2011 11:29:00 EST <![CDATA[NEA President says it is time to fix the Elementary and Secondary Education Act]]> http://nea.org/archive/42893.htm Tue, 15 Mar 2011 12:28:48 EST <![CDATA[N.C. bus driver and teacher assistant named ‘ESP of the Year’]]> http://nea.org/archive/42882.htm Mon, 14 Mar 2011 11:19:49 EST <![CDATA[NEA survey: school staffs need more help to prevent bullying]]> http://nea.org/archive/42869.htm Fri, 11 Mar 2011 09:29:50 EST <![CDATA[House Committee ignore facts and votes for failed voucher program]]> http://nea.org/archive/42863.htm Fri, 11 Mar 2011 08:41:32 EST <![CDATA[MetLife Survey show teachers’ commitment to quality education and success]]> http://nea.org/archive/42806.htm Wed, 09 Mar 2011 09:29:16 EST <![CDATA[HRC & NEA Applaud Senate Reintroduction of Safe Schools Improvement Act]]> http://nea.org/archive/42753.htm Mon, 07 Mar 2011 16:23:56 EST <![CDATA[NEA launches national bullying prevention campaign ]]> http://nea.org/archive/42707.htm Thu, 03 Mar 2011 14:31:07 EST <![CDATA[Millions will join NEA’s Read Across America Day celebration on March 2]]> http://nea.org/archive/42623.htm Sat, 26 Feb 2011 09:49:32 EST <![CDATA[Eskelsen travels to Indianapolis to kick off fight against Gov. Daniels’ anti-public education agenda]]> http://nea.org/archive/42562.htm Mon, 21 Feb 2011 09:06:10 EST <![CDATA[WEAC President talks about next steps]]> http://nea.org/archive/42560.htm Sun, 20 Feb 2011 18:14:31 EST <![CDATA[NEA president demands that educator voices be heard]]> http://nea.org/archive/42508.htm Thu, 17 Feb 2011 16:15:14 EST <![CDATA[NEA and local affiliates are leading the way to student success]]> http://nea.org/archive/42466.htm Wed, 16 Feb 2011 13:03:01 EST <![CDATA[Race to the Top Proposed Changes Applauded]]> http://nea.org/archive/42442.htm Tue, 15 Feb 2011 08:51:40 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: Obama’s budget keeps America moving forward]]> http://nea.org/archive/42440.htm Tue, 15 Feb 2011 08:38:49 EST <![CDATA[Denver’s first teacher-led school takes center stage at national conference]]> http://nea.org/archive/42437.htm Mon, 14 Feb 2011 15:41:36 EST <![CDATA[Wisconsin teacher urges Washington to put students first]]> http://nea.org/archive/42407.htm Fri, 11 Feb 2011 11:23:34 EST <![CDATA[Helena students reap the benefits of union-district collaboration]]> http://nea.org/archive/42374.htm Tue, 08 Feb 2011 11:50:10 EST <![CDATA[Florida ruling voids federal health reform]]> http://nea.org/archive/42269.htm Tue, 01 Feb 2011 08:48:28 EST <![CDATA[NEA commemorates 25th anniversary of Challenger explosion]]> http://nea.org/archive/42251.htm Fri, 28 Jan 2011 09:22:34 EST <![CDATA[NEA members to participate in historic education conference]]> http://nea.org/archive/42197.htm Mon, 24 Jan 2011 16:40:30 EST <![CDATA[NEA responds to Rhee group's policy agenda release]]> http://nea.org/archive/42102.htm Tue, 11 Jan 2011 10:51:42 EST <![CDATA[Arbitration can be key to ensuring fair, timely dismissals]]> http://nea.org/archive/42164.htm Thu, 20 Jan 2011 16:06:40 EST <![CDATA[Education is key to fulfilling Dr. King’s dream, says NEA president]]> http://nea.org/archive/42145.htm Sat, 15 Jan 2011 21:23:51 EST <![CDATA[DOE Can Release Flawed Data Reports, Judge Rules]]> http://nea.org/archive/42096.htm Mon, 10 Jan 2011 20:40:28 EST <![CDATA[DOE Can Release Flawed Data Report, Judge Rules]]> http://nea.org/home/42094.htm Mon, 10 Jan 2011 20:16:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA President statement on Tucson shooting involving Congresswoman Giffords]]> http://nea.org/archive/42073.htm Sat, 08 Jan 2011 17:51:54 EST <![CDATA[MALDEF & NEA: Joint Report Aims to Improve Minority Parental Engagement in Children's Schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/41978.htm Fri, 17 Dec 2010 09:46:09 EST <![CDATA[President Obama signs bill that increases health, wellness and learning for our students]]> http://nea.org/archive/41921.htm Mon, 13 Dec 2010 12:07:41 EST <![CDATA[NEA taps 21 educators for independent panel to study teaching profession]]> http://nea.org/archive/41874.htm Thu, 09 Dec 2010 12:37:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds the House of Representatives for passing the DREAM Act]]> http://nea.org/archive/41872.htm Thu, 09 Dec 2010 11:14:38 EST <![CDATA[NEA President urges Congress to pass the DREAM Act]]> http://nea.org/archive/41861.htm Wed, 08 Dec 2010 11:01:12 EST <![CDATA[NEA: education debate is about ideas and moving America forward]]> http://nea.org/archive/41854.htm Tue, 07 Dec 2010 16:16:26 EST <![CDATA[Two international studies support NEA’s vision for school improvement]]> http://nea.org/archive/41820.htm Tue, 07 Dec 2010 10:31:06 EST <![CDATA[Debt reduction proposal would cut Social Security, Medicare and important education programs]]> http://nea.org/archive/41799.htm Fri, 03 Dec 2010 09:53:23 EST <![CDATA[Duncan, NEA’s Van Roekel hear from students, parents at local school]]> http://nea.org/archive/41784.htm Wed, 01 Dec 2010 15:46:15 EST <![CDATA[New report spotlights improved graduation rates, suggests solutions to the dropout crisis]]> http://nea.org/archive/41754.htm Tue, 30 Nov 2010 09:23:04 EST <![CDATA[NEA commemorates 35th anniversary of IDEA]]> http://nea.org/archive/41683.htm Wed, 24 Nov 2010 09:39:15 EST <![CDATA[State of Latinos in Education summit focuses on transformational change]]> http://nea.org/archive/41662.htm Mon, 22 Nov 2010 13:12:55 EST <![CDATA[Anderson Cooper selected as favorite celebrity substitute educator]]> http://nea.org/archive/41647.htm Fri, 19 Nov 2010 09:48:42 EST <![CDATA[Ed Secretary Duncan, Gov. O’Malley, NEA President visit Maryland school]]> http://nea.org/archive/41632.htm Thu, 18 Nov 2010 09:54:36 EST <![CDATA[NEA salutes public education’s unsung heroes on Education Support Professionals Day]]> http://nea.org/archive/41612.htm Wed, 17 Nov 2010 08:57:09 EST <![CDATA[Experts and educators recommend overhaul of teacher prep process]]> http://nea.org/archive/41597.htm Tue, 16 Nov 2010 11:13:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA responds to report on achievement gaps between Black and White male students]]> http://nea.org/archive/41579.htm Mon, 15 Nov 2010 12:59:10 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s public schools celebrate American Education Week]]> http://nea.org/archive/41576.htm Mon, 15 Nov 2010 09:23:22 EST <![CDATA[NEA challenges new Congress to put students first]]> http://nea.org/archive/41546.htm Wed, 03 Nov 2010 11:25:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA Statement on Midland, Arkansas School Board Vice President Clint McCance Remarks]]> http://nea.org/archive/41492.htm Fri, 29 Oct 2010 17:25:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA closes strong to aid education champions in mid-term elections]]> http://nea.org/archive/41479.htm Tue, 26 Oct 2010 16:11:55 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds the Administration’s efforts to address bullying]]> http://nea.org/archive/41472.htm Tue, 26 Oct 2010 15:55:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA urges New York City not to evaluate teachers in the public square]]> http://nea.org/archive/41436.htm Fri, 22 Oct 2010 16:40:23 EST <![CDATA[Front-End Standards Can Assure Teachers are Ready to Teach on Day One]]> http://nea.org/archive/41431.htm Thu, 21 Oct 2010 09:15:20 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds winner of 2010 Broad Prize for Urban Education]]> http://nea.org/archive/41428.htm Wed, 20 Oct 2010 11:52:38 EST <![CDATA[La NEA aplaude los esfuerzos de la Casa Blanca en favor de la educación de los hispanos]]> http://nea.org/archive/41424.htm Tue, 19 Oct 2010 16:46:36 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s Eskelsen welcomes renewed White House focus on meeting educational needs of Hispanic community]]> http://nea.org/archive/41422.htm Tue, 19 Oct 2010 16:35:20 EST <![CDATA[Progress in environmental literacy is focus of national summit]]> http://nea.org/archive/41408.htm Fri, 15 Oct 2010 13:36:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA calls for national summit on labor-management collaboration]]> http://nea.org/archive/41400.htm Thu, 14 Oct 2010 10:07:16 EST <![CDATA[NEA ads hit hard in Colorado and North Carolina races]]> http://nea.org/archive/41398.htm Wed, 13 Oct 2010 12:27:12 EST <![CDATA[Labor Department’s September employment report confirms education job losses]]> http://nea.org/archive/41378.htm Tue, 12 Oct 2010 09:16:05 EST <![CDATA[No single solution can transform America’s public education system]]> http://nea.org/archive/41375.htm Thu, 07 Oct 2010 14:02:15 EST <![CDATA[NEA spends $15 million on public campaign to elect education champions]]> http://nea.org/archive/41364.htm Wed, 06 Oct 2010 11:27:07 EST <![CDATA[Researchers say merit pay does not improve student test scores]]> http://nea.org/archive/41234.htm Wed, 22 Sep 2010 12:19:25 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds Senate sponsorship of Education for All Act]]> http://nea.org/archive/41232.htm Wed, 22 Sep 2010 11:23:41 EST <![CDATA[NEA President urges Senate to support the DREAM Act]]> http://nea.org/archive/41226.htm Tue, 21 Sep 2010 14:25:51 EST <![CDATA[Obama announces new initiatives to advance STEM education]]> http://nea.org/archive/41165.htm Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:39:12 EST <![CDATA[NEA President comments on back-to-school speech by President Obama]]> http://nea.org/archive/41109.htm Wed, 15 Sep 2010 14:34:54 EST <![CDATA[NEA president draws attention to family, community involvement in schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/41093.htm Wed, 15 Sep 2010 09:25:53 EST <![CDATA[National Education Association named 2010 Working Mother 100 Best Company]]> http://nea.org/archive/41084.htm Tue, 14 Sep 2010 11:41:30 EST <![CDATA[NEA President addresses Hispanic elected officials, policy experts and community leaders]]> http://nea.org/archive/41077.htm Tue, 14 Sep 2010 10:04:06 EST <![CDATA[Arts education takes center stage]]> http://nea.org/archive/41060.htm Fri, 10 Sep 2010 16:35:02 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s week-long school innovation tour wraps up in Austin]]> http://nea.org/archive/40873.htm Fri, 27 Aug 2010 17:53:19 EST <![CDATA[NEA President stops in San Antonio on back-to-school tour]]> http://nea.org/archive/40871.htm Fri, 27 Aug 2010 16:38:47 EST <![CDATA[Day 4 of NEA’s back-to-school tour: visits to the Sunshine State]]> http://nea.org/archive/40869.htm Fri, 27 Aug 2010 10:03:00 EST <![CDATA[Day 2 of NEA’s back-to-school tour: Columbia gets cash grant]]> http://nea.org/archive/40843.htm Wed, 25 Aug 2010 15:26:03 EST <![CDATA[NEA President stops in Columbus during back-to-school tour]]> http://nea.org/archive/40841.htm Wed, 25 Aug 2010 14:08:18 EST <![CDATA[NEA President comments on Race to the Top awards]]> http://nea.org/home/40825.htm Tue, 24 Aug 2010 23:56:35 EST <![CDATA[Day 1 of NEA back-to-school tour wraps up in Denver]]> http://nea.org/archive/40812.htm Tue, 24 Aug 2010 11:07:52 EST <![CDATA[Education stakeholders study state policy and collective bargaining language]]> http://nea.org/archive/40647.htm Mon, 09 Aug 2010 17:25:13 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds Speaker Pelosi for taking historic step]]> http://nea.org/archive/40623.htm Mon, 09 Aug 2010 10:51:19 EST <![CDATA[NEA praises Senate for putting students before politics]]> http://nea.org/archive/40611.htm Thu, 05 Aug 2010 13:48:16 EST <![CDATA[Education Jobs Bill Proceeds to Vote]]> http://nea.org/archive/40594.htm Wed, 04 Aug 2010 14:53:59 EST <![CDATA[NEA joins campaign to protect, strengthen Social Security]]> http://nea.org/archive/40550.htm Mon, 02 Aug 2010 08:15:30 EST <![CDATA[NEA commends civil rights organizations for thoughtful education policy agenda]]> http://nea.org/archive/40500.htm Wed, 28 Jul 2010 14:37:05 EST <![CDATA[NEA president comments on Sec. Duncan’s speech at National Press Club]]> http://nea.org/archive/40447.htm Tue, 27 Jul 2010 15:54:09 EST <![CDATA[NEA to participate in ‘One Nation March’]]> http://nea.org/archive/40414.htm Tue, 20 Jul 2010 15:21:15 EST <![CDATA[NEA stresses the importance of foreign languages and global competence]]> http://nea.org/archive/40402.htm Tue, 20 Jul 2010 14:23:44 EST <![CDATA[9,000 educators fired up to take the lead in schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/40252.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2010 19:04:35 EST <![CDATA[Kentucky school bus driver wows 9,000 colleagues]]> http://nea.org/archive/40227.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2010 13:33:40 EST <![CDATA[Nebraska student elected to lead NEA Student Program]]> http://nea.org/archive/40224.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2010 12:56:39 EST <![CDATA[National Teacher of the Year energizes, inspires thousands of educators]]> http://nea.org/archive/40219.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2010 11:35:03 EST <![CDATA[Diane Ravitch receives NEA’s Friend of Education Award]]> http://nea.org/archive/40217.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2010 11:04:59 EST <![CDATA[NEA names Maryland’s Martin O’Malley ‘America’s Greatest Education Governor’]]> http://nea.org/archive/40032.htm Wed, 30 Jun 2010 13:25:20 EST <![CDATA[Kansas educator re-elected to NEA Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/archive/40200.htm Mon, 05 Jul 2010 13:46:03 EST <![CDATA[Redlands high school secretary re-elected to NEA Executive Committee]]> http://nea.org/archive/40198.htm Mon, 05 Jul 2010 12:50:22 EST <![CDATA[NEA officer emphasizes that all students deserve great public schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/40153.htm Sun, 04 Jul 2010 14:02:41 EST <![CDATA[Nation needs to celebrate and support ‘publicness’ of public education]]> http://nea.org/archive/40134.htm Sat, 03 Jul 2010 18:44:29 EST <![CDATA[NEA forum explores teacher preparation and evaluation]]> http://nea.org/archive/40130.htm Sat, 03 Jul 2010 17:54:28 EST <![CDATA[NEA President calls for commission on teachers and teaching]]> http://nea.org/archive/40121.htm Sat, 03 Jul 2010 15:56:25 EST <![CDATA[Educators volunteer to help needy families in New Orleans area]]> http://nea.org/archive/40097.htm Fri, 02 Jul 2010 17:55:38 EST <![CDATA[NEA praises House of Representatives for speaking up for education and students]]> http://nea.org/archive/40069.htm Fri, 02 Jul 2010 10:19:20 EST <![CDATA[Hundreds of children celebrate Read Across New Orleans]]> http://nea.org/archive/40030.htm Wed, 30 Jun 2010 12:49:10 EST <![CDATA[Hundreds of NEA volunteers transform Belle Chasse High School in annual ‘Outreach to Teach’]]> http://nea.org/archive/39974.htm Mon, 28 Jun 2010 12:47:46 EST <![CDATA[Inspiration key theme as teachers in training kick off conference]]> http://nea.org/archive/39966.htm Sun, 27 Jun 2010 08:42:24 EST <![CDATA[Laid-off Illinois educator urges Congress to fund education jobs]]> http://nea.org/archive/39956.htm Fri, 25 Jun 2010 13:26:59 EST <![CDATA[Laid-off Indiana educator urges Congress to fund education jobs]]> http://nea.org/archive/39929.htm Wed, 23 Jun 2010 15:45:47 EST <![CDATA[Laid-off Durham teacher urges Congress to fund education jobs]]> http://nea.org/archive/39917.htm Wed, 23 Jun 2010 10:42:15 EST <![CDATA[NEA praises legacy of education leader and scholar Braulio Alonso]]> http://nea.org/archive/39816.htm Fri, 11 Jun 2010 11:03:09 EST <![CDATA[NEA disappointed in Supreme Court’s decision to deny review of unfunded mandate case]]> http://nea.org/archive/39787.htm Tue, 08 Jun 2010 08:57:07 EST <![CDATA[Cost of emergency education bill largely offset by increased economic activity]]> http://nea.org/archive/39740.htm Thu, 03 Jun 2010 11:02:57 EST <![CDATA[NEA’s ‘Speak Up’ campaign puts personal face on growing education crisis]]> http://nea.org/archive/39609.htm Wed, 26 May 2010 09:43:31 EST <![CDATA[As debate heats up on low-performing schools, NEA urges Congress to remain flexible on the methods, not on accountability]]> http://nea.org/archive/39579.htm Thu, 20 May 2010 15:34:22 EST <![CDATA[Leading Educational Organizations Release Guiding Principles for Teacher Compensation Programs]]> http://nea.org/archive/39568.htm Thu, 20 May 2010 10:25:47 EST <![CDATA[NEA President applauds Central Falls, RI agreement and transformation plan]]> http://nea.org/archive/39549.htm Wed, 19 May 2010 08:28:46 EST <![CDATA[AACTE, NEA: Effective Teaching Requires Strong State Policies Promoting Preparation, Development, and Effectiveness]]> http://nea.org/archive/39267.htm Mon, 10 May 2010 13:58:59 EST <![CDATA[Teachers a crucial part of raising graduation rates]]> http://nea.org/archive/39207.htm Tue, 04 May 2010 15:59:04 EST <![CDATA[NEA sends urgent plea to Congress]]> http://nea.org/archive/39203.htm Tue, 04 May 2010 12:54:37 EST <![CDATA[‘Keep Our Educators Working Act’ gains momentum as Sen. Cardin gives his support]]> http://nea.org/archive/39171.htm Fri, 30 Apr 2010 09:33:06 EST <![CDATA[President Obama says children need teachers in classrooms]]> http://nea.org/archive/39162.htm Thu, 29 Apr 2010 14:33:22 EST <![CDATA[NEA Survey: educators are very concerned about ballooning class sizes]]> http://nea.org/archive/39132.htm Thu, 29 Apr 2010 09:06:18 EST <![CDATA[HOPE Foundation’s Transformation Model Gains National Attention --- Decade-Long Track Record Distinguishes the Approach]]> http://nea.org/archive/39040.htm Mon, 26 Apr 2010 16:25:06 EST <![CDATA[NEA Member Benefits and Target to Sponsor the National Education Association’s Green Across America Grants Program]]> http://nea.org/archive/39015.htm Thu, 22 Apr 2010 09:18:46 EST <![CDATA[NEA calls on President Obama and world leaders to keep their promise to fund and fulfill the goal of education for all children]]> http://nea.org/archive/39001.htm Wed, 21 Apr 2010 15:03:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA mourns the loss of Dr. Dorothy Height]]> http://nea.org/archive/38979.htm Tue, 20 Apr 2010 15:06:56 EST <![CDATA[Florida’s Governor Crist vetoes drastic anti-education legislation]]> http://nea.org/archive/38938.htm Thu, 15 Apr 2010 15:54:35 EST <![CDATA[Rep. Jared Polis discusses plans to improve ESEA and public education]]> http://nea.org/archive/38923.htm Wed, 14 Apr 2010 13:08:03 EST <![CDATA[Help Wanted: Seeking Latino students to pursue math and science fields]]> http://nea.org/archive/38743.htm Thu, 01 Apr 2010 14:00:56 EST <![CDATA[Educators Encourage Census Participation]]> http://nea.org/archive/38813.htm Fri, 02 Apr 2010 09:01:11 EST <![CDATA[NEA mourns the loss of Jaime Escalante]]> http://nea.org/archive/38764.htm Thu, 01 Apr 2010 14:56:15 EST <![CDATA[Se Necesita Ayuda: En busca de estudiantes latinos que deseen estudiar carreras en los campos de matemáticas y ciencias]]> http://nea.org/archive/38747.htm Thu, 01 Apr 2010 14:17:12 EST <![CDATA[Van Roekel applauds final signage of health care legislation]]> http://nea.org/archive/38716.htm Tue, 30 Mar 2010 11:27:42 EST <![CDATA[Healthcare reform discussions overlook key education triumph]]> http://nea.org/archive/38723.htm Tue, 30 Mar 2010 14:01:00 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds selection of Race to the Top winners]]> http://nea.org/archive/38708.htm Mon, 29 Mar 2010 16:25:03 EST <![CDATA[Mass teacher firings are not the answer]]> http://nea.org/archive/38705.htm Mon, 29 Mar 2010 10:40:03 EST <![CDATA[Education is the great equalizer]]> http://nea.org/archive/38697.htm Fri, 26 Mar 2010 16:04:24 EST <![CDATA[Van Roekel: A Historic Victory for Our Children]]> http://nea.org/archive/38690.htm Thu, 25 Mar 2010 14:58:19 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s Reading Scores Remain Steady]]> http://nea.org/archive/38688.htm Thu, 25 Mar 2010 14:43:56 EST <![CDATA[Resources and collaboration are key to student success]]> http://nea.org/archive/38666.htm Wed, 24 Mar 2010 11:25:54 EST <![CDATA[Health care reform legislation offers America a way forward]]> http://nea.org/archive/38624.htm Sun, 21 Mar 2010 23:45:08 EST <![CDATA[“Focus on kids, fix the tests,” says NEA President]]> http://nea.org/archive/38594.htm Wed, 17 Mar 2010 13:49:27 EST <![CDATA[President Van Roekel Testifies on FY 2010-11 Education Budget]]> http://nea.org/archive/38580.htm Tue, 16 Mar 2010 16:21:30 EST <![CDATA[Kentucky school bus driver wins prestigious national education award]]> http://nea.org/archive/38558.htm Mon, 15 Mar 2010 15:46:56 EST <![CDATA[NEA president to Administration: “Takes working together to improve schools”]]> http://nea.org/archive/38531.htm Sat, 13 Mar 2010 20:14:03 EST <![CDATA[NEA Comments on K-12 Common Core Standards Draft]]> http://nea.org/archive/38477.htm Thu, 11 Mar 2010 10:56:20 EST <![CDATA[NEA President to Congress: 'Economic recovery starts in the classroom']]> http://nea.org/archive/38455.htm Tue, 09 Mar 2010 15:21:20 EST <![CDATA[NEA president applauds Duncan’s renewed emphasis on civil rights enforcement]]> http://nea.org/archive/38441.htm Tue, 09 Mar 2010 12:51:28 EST <![CDATA[U.S. Department of Education announces Race to the Top finalists]]> http://nea.org/archive/38355.htm Thu, 04 Mar 2010 13:41:35 EST <![CDATA[Independent survey results confirm NEA’s position: Teachers voices must be heard in ed reform debate]]> http://nea.org/archive/38340.htm Thu, 04 Mar 2010 10:26:48 EST <![CDATA[NEA urges Congress to forge ahead on health care reform]]> http://nea.org/archive/38321.htm Wed, 03 Mar 2010 15:51:16 EST <![CDATA[NEA president says it’s time to renew our promise to children]]> http://nea.org/archive/38310.htm Wed, 03 Mar 2010 09:57:49 EST <![CDATA[We can’t afford to let health care reform fall through the cracks]]> http://nea.org/archive/38296.htm Tue, 02 Mar 2010 16:43:17 EST <![CDATA[NEA kicks off 13th Annual Read Across America Day at Library of Congress with First Lady Michelle Obama]]> http://nea.org/archive/38283.htm Tue, 02 Mar 2010 10:21:45 EST <![CDATA[Collaboration is Key to Improving Schools and Decreasing Dropout Rates]]> http://nea.org/archive/38276.htm Mon, 01 Mar 2010 17:37:08 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds White House initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities]]> http://nea.org/archive/38251.htm Mon, 01 Mar 2010 09:32:00 EST <![CDATA[What Is America’s Favorite Children’s Book Series?]]> http://nea.org/archive/38249.htm Mon, 01 Mar 2010 09:07:05 EST <![CDATA[NEA urges Congress to finish health care reform now]]> http://nea.org/archive/38239.htm Fri, 26 Feb 2010 14:13:51 EST <![CDATA[NEA calls on summit participants to do the right thing for America’s children]]> http://nea.org/archive/38211.htm Wed, 24 Feb 2010 15:49:50 EST <![CDATA[NEA welcomes House committee work on ESEA reauthorization]]> http://nea.org/archive/38205.htm Wed, 24 Feb 2010 09:21:21 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds President Obama’s health care reform proposal]]> http://nea.org/archive/38180.htm Mon, 22 Feb 2010 16:47:59 EST <![CDATA[New NEA health care ads: Enough talk. Enough blame. Do what’s right for millions of uninsured children.]]> http://nea.org/archive/38176.htm Mon, 22 Feb 2010 14:10:15 EST <![CDATA[NEA urges Senate to take swift action to save critical jobs]]> http://nea.org/archive/38118.htm Wed, 17 Feb 2010 11:59:00 EST <![CDATA[President Obama’s FY 2011 budget makes education a priority]]> http://nea.org/archive/37999.htm Wed, 03 Feb 2010 11:38:59 EST <![CDATA[NEA offers Black History Month curriculum]]> http://nea.org/archive/37952.htm Mon, 01 Feb 2010 15:58:48 EST <![CDATA[Teachers Take “Pay Cut” as Inflation Outpaces Salaries]]> http://nea.org/archive/37872.htm Wed, 27 Jan 2010 13:21:01 EST <![CDATA[Nation’s educators applaud president’s plans to invest in education]]> http://nea.org/archive/37900.htm Thu, 28 Jan 2010 09:05:53 EST <![CDATA[NEA president thanks Coakley for years of service, congratulates U.S. Senator-Elect Brown]]> http://nea.org/archive/37703.htm Wed, 20 Jan 2010 11:23:54 EST <![CDATA[NEA Supports Innovation, Urges Course Corrections on Race to the Top]]> http://nea.org/archive/37701.htm Wed, 20 Jan 2010 11:10:24 EST <![CDATA[NEA Joins Effort to Raise Funds for Haitian Earthquake Relief Efforts]]> http://nea.org/archive/37673.htm Tue, 19 Jan 2010 11:16:51 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Encouraged with Progress of Health Care Reform Discussions]]> http://nea.org/archive/37647.htm Thu, 14 Jan 2010 18:11:48 EST <![CDATA[AMERICA I AM EXHIBITION INTRODUCES BLACK HISTORY MONTH CURRICULUM WITH SUPPORT FROM THE NATIONAL EDUCATION ASSOCIATION]]> http://nea.org/archive/37637.htm Thu, 14 Jan 2010 14:04:28 EST <![CDATA[2010 News Releases]]> http://nea.org/home/37568.htm Fri, 08 Jan 2010 09:23:00 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds President Obama’s focus on increasing math and science teacher corps]]> http://nea.org/archive/37542.htm Wed, 06 Jan 2010 17:19:30 EST <![CDATA[Pursuit of real health care reform continues]]> http://nea.org/archive/37497.htm Thu, 24 Dec 2009 13:22:54 EST <![CDATA[Health plan excise tax based on unrealistic, harmful theory]]> http://nea.org/archive/37425.htm Wed, 16 Dec 2009 11:33:33 EST <![CDATA[NEA backs new bills to create federal school safety guidelines]]> http://nea.org/archive/37278.htm Thu, 10 Dec 2009 11:40:48 EST <![CDATA[“Tax the millionaires, not teachers and bus drivers,” says NEA VP]]> http://nea.org/archive/37267.htm Thu, 10 Dec 2009 09:53:53 EST <![CDATA[Education support professionals get spotlight from Secretary of Education]]> http://nea.org/archive/37007.htm Wed, 18 Nov 2009 13:49:34 EST <![CDATA[American Education Week brings community together]]> http://nea.org/archive/36967.htm Mon, 16 Nov 2009 13:02:03 EST <![CDATA[NEA study finds digital divide narrowing in U.S. public schools]]> http://nea.org/archive/36963.htm Mon, 16 Nov 2009 12:18:55 EST <![CDATA[NEA President Dennis Van Roekel on Race to the Top final application]]> http://nea.org/archive/36882.htm Thu, 12 Nov 2009 14:11:46 EST <![CDATA[House passes comprehensive health insurance reform bill without taxing middle-class workers]]> http://nea.org/archive/36831.htm Mon, 09 Nov 2009 09:18:03 EST <![CDATA[NEA Partners with Lionsgate to present Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire]]> http://nea.org/archive/36823.htm Fri, 06 Nov 2009 16:10:11 EST <![CDATA[NEA President: collaboration is the key to improving student achievement]]> http://nea.org/archive/36816.htm Thu, 05 Nov 2009 11:36:12 EST <![CDATA[Deeper cuts in funding for state and local services avoided with rejection of TABOR]]> http://nea.org/archive/36799.htm Wed, 04 Nov 2009 07:06:23 EST <![CDATA[The Affordable Health Care for America Act provides real reform without taxing America’s middle-class workers]]> http://nea.org/archive/36742.htm Fri, 30 Oct 2009 12:11:42 EST <![CDATA[NEA shines light on “invisibility factor” experienced by American Indian/Alaska Native students]]> http://nea.org/archive/36715.htm Thu, 29 Oct 2009 14:14:37 EST <![CDATA[NEA applauds President Obama’s signing of hate crimes legislation]]> http://nea.org/archive/36707.htm Thu, 29 Oct 2009 10:36:34 EST