Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
From Marybeth Bachman, Maine NASN Director
The U.S. House of Representative and Senate are poised to take up the a re-write of No Child Left Behind which is now re-named the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Contained within this legislation is a provision that highlights the chronic care management that is led by school nurses. Please take a moment to call or email your two U.S. Senators and Representatives and urge them to vote "yes" on this important legislation. The U.S. Congressional switchboard is 202-224-3121.
You can find the email of your Senators and Congressman here:
Thank you very much for your help!