PTA parents, want to know how to help your child and about the changes happening in classrooms across the country? Do you want tips to help your child prepare for the upcoming state test? Learning Heroes can help! Learning Heroes just released their Family Playbook which is designed to ensure that parents have the information and resources at their fingertips to get ready for the upcoming state test. The guide provides basic facts on what to expect, tips and tools for helping your child prepare and links to the practice test so you can become familiar with the types of questions that will be asked. Learning Heroes mission is to equip parents with the information they need from partners such as National PTA to support your child at home. For more information and personalized tools visit BeALearningHero.org.
Ed Week: ESSA May Offer Megaphone for Parent, Community Voices. The article highlights National PTA and family engagement provisions in ESSA. National PTA is a supporter of the Testing Bill of Rights. We are asking that people sign the Testing Bill of Rights. The campaign has a goal of 10,000 signatures within a month.