NEA speaks up for the rights of students. Browse recent messages to Congressional leadership, and add your voice.
Speak Up for Students Our Voice is Our Power
We’ll advocate for fully-funded public schools. We’ll dismantle unjust systems. We’ll give our students the opportunities they need to succeed. Help us make it happen.
Parents and voters explicitly rejected extreme politicians who engaged in the politics of division, politicizing our classrooms, banning books, dragging their culture wars into our public schools, and pushing failed privatization schemes
Quote by: Becky Pringle, NEA President
Letters & Testimony
Submitted on 12/20/2022
Submitted on 09/19/2022
Submitted on 09/07/2022
From fully funding Title I and IDEA to voting rights and making our schools safe, we are advocating for our students, our schools, and our communities.
Bills in Congress
NEA advocates for students and educators on Capitol Hill.
When we come together, we can achieve change.
Election 2022: Students & Educators Win Big
Overwhelmingly, voters chose candidates with a clear vision of how to support public schools, and rejected extremists who sought politicize classrooms and defund education.
OUR VOICE = POWER Speak Up for Public Schools
When we unite and speak truth to power, we can have an enormous impact. Stay up to date on the latest actions you can take to protect and improve public schools for all students.