The move to end the youth anti-smoking program came after criticism from Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., who said it would only postpone smoking, not prevent it entirely.
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October 14, 2014
June 11, 2014
A study by the National School Boards Association's Center for Public Education outlines the pros and cons of mayoral involvement in school boards.
March 04, 2014
Director Steve McQueen wears wristband in support of public schools campaign while accepting Oscar for 12 Years a Slave.
March 22, 2013
A new bill focused on asserting the autonomy of local school boards was introduced in the House of Representatives.
September 24, 2012
The National School Boards Association announced today that Thomas J. Gentzel, currently executive director of the Pennsylvania School Boards Association, will become the national organization's new executive director on December 1, 2012.
May 14, 2012
An NSBA report recommends educators demand more information about full-time virtual schools before using them for their students.
March 28, 2012
More research is needed to determine if virtual education is the right option for K-12 students, says Bryant.
February 28, 2012
The National School Boards Association's Technology Leadership Network has released its annual '20 to watch' list of emerging ed-tech leaders.