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Terrible. DeVos’ new proposal allows schools to purchase firearms with federal funds

Terrible. DeVos’ new proposal allows schools to purchase firearms with federal funds

The American Federation of School Administrators (AFSA) immediately calls for the resignation of Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, due to her reckless leadership of the Department of Education and her failure to adequately implement basic education programs, which is now becoming a serious threat to student safety. The Department’s consideration to allow schools and districts to use Student Support and […]

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Spending Bill Directs Education Department to Focus Attention on Principal Professional Development

Spending Bill Directs Education Department to Focus Attention on Principal Professional Development

Despite several disappointing cuts, the recently approved federal spending measure included report language that AFSA, the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NASSP) and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NAESP) strongly advocated for throughout 2014 that supports and recognizes the importance of school leaders, their continuously expanding role and the pressing need for their professional development. In a joint […]

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Register For Our School Safety Webinar With The Department of Education!

On Wednesday, August 7, 2013, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Safe and Healthy Students and its Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools Technical Assistance Center will host a 90-minute webinar to discuss school safety.

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President Woodard’s Statement on Agreement Between AFSA Local 1 and the NYC Department of Education on APPR

AFSA Local 1 and the NYC Department of Education have reached an agreement on APPR. Here is President Diann Woodard’s statement.

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