On a Mission to Galvanize Teachers and Parents

Lily Eskelsen Garcia has a history that reads like a made-for-TV movie:

She began her education career making salads in a school cafeteria and was nudged toward college by a kindergarten teacher who liked the way the 18-year-old related to…

Consejos para padres: Bienvenidos a un nuevo año escolar

Por: Colorín Colorado

En su calidad de padres, hay muchas acciones que ustedes pueden emprender en la casa para ayudar a que su niño tenga un buen año escolar, tales como leer a diario y limitar el tiempo que su …

CBS: Teachers Paying Out Of Pocket For School Supplies

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Imagine if you had to spend hundreds of dollars of your own money just to get your job done.

Lily Eskelsen García, President Elect of the National Education Association, said that’s how much the average teacher …

Back to School with the Amazing Educators in California

The National Education Association is ready to welcome all our students back to school. Lily had a full first day “back to school” in California with educators in Los Angeles. Check out the social media we produced:

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La universidad: un sueño alcanzable

Samantha Hernández, estudiante de segundo año en California State University Domínguez Hills, sigue sus sueños de la universidad y la carrera por medio del apoyo constante de su familia, administradores de la universidad, y la ayuda económica que recibe.

The …

Back to School with the Amazing Educators in California

The National Education Association is ready to welcome all our students back to school. Lily had a full first day “back to school” in California with educators in Los Angeles. Check out the social media we produced…

Pasos para reducir la deserción escolar

La propuesta de la Asociación Nacional de Educación para reducir la deserción escolar:

Decretar que todos los menores de 21 años se gradúen de la escuela secundaria u obtengan un título equivalente. De igual manera que se decretó la asistencia

Trib Talk: Chatting with Lily

Lily Eskelsen García joined Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about high-stakes testing, class sizes, immigration and other lessons she learned in Utah classrooms. Watch the conversation here:…

Lily Eskelsen García: Keynote @ Netroots Nation

NEA President-elect Lily Eskelsen García is not only now on Twitter @Lily_NEA, she is also part of the opening keynote at Netroots Nation! Did you miss her? Check out the video here: Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream…

We are at Netroots Nation!

We are at #NN14 advocating for public education with president-elect Lily Eskelsen García. If you are here stop by!…