POLICY ALERT: ESEA Day 6, Cloture Invoked!

Early this afternoon, after several hours of negotiation, the United States Senate voted to invoke cloture on debate regarding the “Every Child Achieves Act of 2015” (S. 1177). Cloture is…

Rep. Stefanik to Co-Chair STEAM Caucus

Last week, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced that she will co-chair the bipartisan Congressional STEAM Caucus alongside Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR-01).  Stefanik will be filling the leadership role that once was held…

Congress Passes FY16 Budget Conference Deal

Policy UPDATE: 2016 Budget Conference Details Update (5/6): Last night, the Senate passed the Budget Resolution Conference report by a vote of 51-48.  Both the House and Senate Committees will…

We Owe It All To You

  On the eve of the 108th birthday of the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), the best possible present was handed to us: recognition of music as a core…