• ESEA Reauthorization Comments Sent to Congress

    Congress is the closest it has been in seven years to reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also known as No Child Left Behind. The House and Senate both passed legislation this summer to reauthorize ESEA, and a bipartisan group of representatives and senators has already begun negotiations to resolve the major differences between the two bills. AFSA, [...]

    ESEA Reauthorization Comments Sent to Congress
  • Newly Elected AFSA Officers

    We are happy to announce all the officers elected during the 2015 14th Triennial Constitutional Convention.

    A huge congratulations to all the elected officers on their positions and we are excited to see all the accomplishments as we work together towards a quality education for our nation’s students.

    Newly Elected AFSA Officers
  • New Student Grief Support Resource

    The Coalition to Support Grieving Students is the first-ever bereavement resource for educators, which provides effective methods for addressing grief at schools through an easy-to-use, multimedia platform. Resources to equip and inform educators with all the most practical information guidance needed to better meet the needs of grieving students are available to all members of the school community.

    New Student Grief Support Resource

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What Happened to New Orleans’ Public School Educators After Katrina?

August 21, 2015 at 4:43 pm

It’s been 10 years since Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans and the damage it caused the school community still continues to effect the 7,000 educators unfairly dismissed....

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Clinton Campaign Endorsed by Former Labor Chairman

August 25, 2015 at 4:05 pm

In the midst of the presidential election campaign, the former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was recently endorsed by the fellow Democrat Tom Harkin. Harkin is the former...