Our Golden Opportunity

Many of you know what our students have had to endure regarding No Child Left Behind (NCLB). Far from the origins of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, which was designed to help close the resource gap between schools in affluent communities and schools in communities of poverty More…


Lily at SXSW! Yes, It’s all on Twitter!

Lily Eskelsen García was invited to speak at SXSW about closing the opportunity gap in our public schools, because NEA’s goal is to make a child’s zip code a number – not her destiny. More…


Opportunity for all: San Antonio, Texas

We believe every public school should be as good as the best public school and ensure that the gifts and talents of each and every child are given a chance to flourish. NEA president Lily Eskelsen García in San Antonio.