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The 74 The 74: Parents’ Poll: Less Than Two-Thirds Give Schools Top Grades for Handling Students’ Pandemic-Related Academic, Social-Emotional Needs
Oklahoma Watch Oklahoma Watch: How Schools’ Efforts to Collect Community Input on Spending Federal Dollars Fall Short
Chalkbeat Chalkbeat: Schools need family input on COVID spending. Here’s how they can get it.
Education Week Education Week: Parents: Schools Haven’t Sought Our Input on How to Spend Billions in COVID Aid
The 74 The 74: ‘We Are Going to Hold You Accountable’: Just 1 in 5 Families Was Asked for Input into School Stimulus Fund Spending, New Poll Finds
Press Release New Poll: Parents Left in the Dark Over How Schools Are Using Federal Education Funding

National Parents Union Launches New Watchdog Campaign Boston, MA — According to a new poll released today by the National Parents Union (NPU), only 46% of parents have heard about the funding that schools are receiving from the federal government and how those funds can be used. Just 21% of parents say their children’s schools […]

Letter from National Parents Union President, Keri Rodrigues to Elected Officials & Policymakers

Dear Elected Leaders and Policymakers: In communities across the country, families are calling for fundamental changes to how their children are educated and an equity-infused recovery from the pandemic. As part of that, is a demand for accountability made even more urgent by the $122 billion in relief for K-12 schools under the American Rescue […]