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National PTA Lauds Senate Judiciary Committee Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Improve the Nation's Juvenile Justice System 7-24-15
Yesterday, the Senate Judiciary Committee passed a bill that would reauthorize the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act. The bill’s passage by the committee is an important first step to improve and strengthen the juvenile justice system in the United States.
New Parent Checklist Helps Empower Families to Support Children's Success in School 7-17-15
As America’s 54 million students prepare to return to school this fall, the U.S. Department of Education, America Achieves, National Council of La Raza, National PTA and the United Negro College Fund released a parent checklist with questions and resources that parents and caregivers can use to help ensure their children are getting the education they deserve. The checklist suggests key questions, tips for educational success and resources for more information.
National PTA Commends Senate Passage of Every Child Achieves Act 7-16-15
National PTA issued this statement on the U.S. Senate's passage of the Every Child Achieves Act, which would reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act/No Child Left Behind.