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The Opportunity Checklist

Use this checklist to identify areas for improvement at your school, build consensus, and start taking steps toward change.
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Published: October 2022

Do students and educators at your school have everything they need? If not, this is your opportunity to speak up! Take a look at the lists below. If your school needs to improve in a certain area, place a checkmark next to your concern. We'll follow up with relevant resources to help you make the changes you'd like to see in your school community.

You may download the Opportunity Checklist in Spanish here.

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National Education Association

Great public schools for every student

The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.