Policies - Education

The Washington Bureau champions public policy initiatives that promote economic and social justice that will achieve the outcomes embodied by the League’s Empowerment Goals:
 

#TaxBreaks4Students

Policy: Education

“U.S. Congressman Danny K. Davis Leads #TaxBreaks4Students Publicity Campaign the Week of March 2nd to Encourage Students to Take Advantage of Educational Tax Breaks”


ESEA Action Alert

Policy: Education

February 16, 2015 Dear AOE:


Civil Rights Organizations Urge Congress to Maintain Federal Protections in ESEA

Policy: Education

  February 2, 2015   The Honorable Lamar Alexander Chairman Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions 428 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Patty Murray Ranking Member Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions


Nearly 20 Civil Rights Groups and Education Advocates Release Principles for ESEA Reauthorization: “The Federal Role Must Be Honored and Maintained”

Policy: Education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:January 11, 2015Contact: Courtney O'Neal, 202.629.5754, coneal@nul.org    Nearly 20 Civil Rights Groups and Education Advocates Release Principles for ESEA Reauthorization: “The Federal Role Must Be Honored and Maintained”  


ESEA Waiver Coalition Letter

Policy: Education

The Honorable Arne DuncanSecretary of EducationU.S. Department of Education400 Maryland Avenue, SWWashington, D.C. 20202 Dear Secretary Duncan:


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