Action Alerts - Education

coalition for community schools
Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) is offering an amendment to the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015 to establish a full-service community schools program that would award ...
Governor Malloy proposed a budget that relies heavily on cuts to programs that serve families and children. Please call your legislators and URGE them to restore ...
Using public schools as hubs, community schools organize community partners to offer a range of supports and opportunities to children, youth, families and ...
pregnantbelly
Show your support for the Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act, legislation aimed at improving graduation rates among secondary school students ...
YouthBuild needs more support in the FY14 budget - act today!
With a fiscal cliff looming in the not-so-distant future, it's important to keep one thing in mind: what we do now will impact our children for decades to come.
Calling all Californians! Governor Brown has a bill on his desk that would create California's first children's cabinet. Please take a moment to urge the ...
Interest rates on new subsidized Stafford Loans are set to double on July 1, 2012 - ask your members of Congress to act now to ensure that doesn't happen.
megaphone
Funding for child care, Head Start, and Early Head Start is at risk for budget cuts.  With your help, we can show a broad base of national, state, and local ...
Scantron
Organizations have teamed up--and encourage yours to as well-- to call on Congress and Administration to overhaul ESEA, reduce the testing mandates, promote multiple ...
money
Noting that two-thirds of private student loan borrowers were not aware of the dramatic difference between federal student loans and risky, higher-interest, private ...
DREAMer
Your action today could make all the difference for young immigrants tomorrow. Stand up for human rights -- urge Congress to vote "Yes" on the DREAM Act.
OR Girl
The Homeless Children and Youth Act, HR32, would make it easier for homeless children, youth, and families to receive homeless assistance, no matter where they happen ...
Sallie Mae
A college student's petition gone viral asking student loan company Sallie Mae to stop charging forebearance fees to unemployed students wishing to avoid default.
Kids 2012
The majority of Americans rank children and youth among their top political priorities. It’s time our elected officials listened. A recent study found that ...
Speak up today in favor of ensuring that our high-poverty schools have the support and flexibility necessary to expand learning time for their students!
Help get child and youth issues on the platform for the 2012 election!
Forum for Youth Investment
Washington just made it easier for people and organizations to share important data about young people – data that will help improve services and supports.
SuperTweets
Join--or start your own!--a movement to use social media to urge members of the Super Committee to protect kids.  We have all the committee members' ...
SAVE STUDENT AID
Tough budget decisions in DC have put pressure on all federal spending, but cutting student aid, a long-term investment in our nation’s future, doesn’t ...