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Learning First Alliance

The Learning First Alliance is a partnership of leading education organizations representing more than 10 million members dedicated to improving student learning in America's public schools. We share examples of success, encourage collaboration, and work toward the continual and long-term improvement of public education based on solid research.

Public Schools Week

Public Schools Week 2024 (#PSW24) will take place February 26 - March 1, 2024. Mark your calendars and be sure to join the celebration. For more ways to get involved visit the Public School Proud website for our toolkit and more.

Mental Health Matters: An Educator Resource Hub

Mental Health Matters, An Educator Resource Hub will answer questions like how you identify what you need, how you select the path to get what you, your students, and your community needs to meet the challenges blocking learning and growth, and how do we talk about it?

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The #HerefortheKids campaign brings together families, educators, and community members to shine a light on local public schools and the amazingly positive things happening in classrooms and school buildings nationwide.

#HerefortheKids Spotlight

Learn more about being #HerefortheKids from Mick Good, East Marshall Custodian and an Iowa Public School Employee for 65 years.

The following video is provided courtesy of the Donovan Group.

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This fall, spread the love, not the germs! Kids look to you to make them ready for school and life. Teach them the lifelong lesson that their health matters. Spread the love by taking the steps to make sure your kids are up to date on wellness visits and routine vaccinations.

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