Press Releases and Articles on ESEA/ESSA

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National PTA Press Statements on ESEA/ESSA


March 2017
March 13, 2017 — National PTA Extremely Disappointed with New ESSA Guidelines 
June 2016
June 23, 2016 — National PTA Supports Department of Education’s Guidance for Stakeholder Engagement in Every Student Succeeds Act
June 9, 2016 — National PTA Disappointed in Senate FY2017 Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations Bill
March 2016
March 22, 2016 — PTA Leader Participates in U.S. Department of Education's Negotiated Rulemaking Committee for ESSA
February 2016
February 10, 2016 National PTA Statement on President Obama's 2017 Budget Proposal
December 2015
December 10, 2015 — National PTA Lauds President Obama's Signing of Landmark Every Student Succeeds Act
December 9, 2015 — National PTA Applauds Senate Passage of Every Student Succeeds Act
December 2, 2015 — National PTA Commends House Passage of Every Student Succeeds Act
November 2015
November 19, 2015 — National PTA Commends Passage of Bipartisan Agreement to Reauthorize Elementary and Secondary Education Act
November 18, 2015 — National PTA Applauds Conference Committee Meeting on ESEA Reauthorization
November 2, 2015 — National Education Groups Continue to Push Congress to Get ESEA Done, Begin Weeklong Ad Campaign
July 2015
July 16, 2015—National PTA Commends Senate Passage of Every Child Achieves Act
July 14, 2015 — National PTA Applauds Senate Passage of ESEA/NCLB Amendment to Strengthen Family Engagement in Education
July 8, 2015 — National PTA Statement on House Passage of Student Success Act
April 2015
April 8, 2015 — National PTA Statement on Every Child Achieves Act
January 2015
January 12, 2015 — National PTA Applauds Administration's Call for Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act


National PTA Our Children Magazine Articles on ESEA/ESSA


National PTA OneVoice Blog Posts on ESEA/ESSA