Articles about "Equity"

Dear colleagues, 


I want to take a minute to share information about the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC’s) Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP). Below is a little information about this program, which provides support for hous...

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The U.S. Department of Education (ED) published a final rule on Maintenance of Equity (MOEquity) in Tuesday’s Federal Register.  The document does not make significant changes to the draft that was originally issued in January but attempts ...

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Today, the U.S. Department of Education released its inaugural equity action plan as part of the Biden-Harris Administration's continued commitment to advancing racial equity and support for underserved communities through the federal gov...

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The Connector

December 2021

Updates from the White House Initiative on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity for Black Americans

Black His...

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Nov 14, 2021

October 27, 2021


U.S. Department of Education
Attn: Britt Jung
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 3W113
Washington, DC 20202


Dear Ms. Jung,

The National Association of ESEA State Program Administrators (NAESPA) appreciates the opportunity t...

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Department will hold an Equity Summit Series starting this month


Today, building on the American Rescue Plan’s historic funding for schools as drivers of equity and opportunity, the Department of Education announced a series of actions ...

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Jun 16, 2020

National Association of ESEA State Program Administrators (NAESPA)
Ensuring Student Equity and Access

All of us have witnessed unconscionable recent acts of violence that are just the latest in an unending series of crimes that have devalue...

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May 02

Marian Wright Edelman is the President of the Children's Defense Fund and has been a long time advocate on behalf of children living in poverty.  She recently testified before Congress in favor of additional federal resources for poor child...

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