Springfield Educators Engage Parents Through Home Visits

A year ago, we selected a partnership between Springfield Education Association and Springfield Public Schools to receive $1.25 million grant for their plan to improve student achievement through our Closing the Achievement Gaps Initiative.

Now, they are putting that plan into action. In December, they announced the expansion of their home visits program, one of their key strategies.  At the announcement, SPS superintendent, Alan J. Ingram, spoke about the importance of parent

Milwaukee Students Help Us Celebrate MLK's Legacy

By Harriet Sanford

Last week, the staffs of the NEA Foundation and the NEA took an hour away from our work to pay tribute to the life of Martin Luther King, Jr., whose birthday the NEA has celebrated every January for 28 years.  

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