Category: News

The Thursday Three: First Edition

Definition of Thurs·day Three (ˈTHərzdē ˈthrē): Three unique stories curated for educators, parents, policy makers and others passionate about education. Topics include student health and development, learning readiness, school climate and social emotional learning, and school employee wellness.

Give Lily a Break!

I admit it. I am getting up there in years. I have been around long enough that my first couple of office jobs did not come with a computer or cell phone. I like social media as much as the next 50-something guy. Then something like this happens and I just have to long for the old days when the… Read more »

Celebrate #GivingTuesday with NEA Healthy Futures!

Giving Tuesday

45 million students. 3 million school employees. One #GivingTuesday. 24 hours can make a big difference for America’s schools, and you can help.   Over the last several days, as Americans we have given thanks over delicious meals with loved ones, and shopped ’til we dropped at the annual post-Thanksgiving sales. Now, it’s time to… Read more »

Congress: Celebrate Education Support Professionals Day by Reauthorizing HHFKA

Every year we celebrate National Education Support Professionals’ (ESPs) Day during American Education Week. This year, ESP Day is Wednesday, November 18. We try to sing the praises of ESPs all year-round, but this day is when schools and students also recognize the contributions of ESPs toward student success.