A campaign to raise awareness that we are all responsible for a great public school for every student. Great Public Schools: A Basic Right and Our Responsibility!
NEA's American Education Week (AEW) spotlights the importance of providing every child in America with a quality public education from kindergarten through college, and the need for everyone to do his or her part in making public schools great.
2. AEW was first celebrated in 1921
3. AEW American Education Week is observed during the first full week before Thanksgiving
4. NEA's 3.2 million members of the National Education Association are proud to lead the nation in celebrating the 88th anniversary of AEW
5. NEA believes a great public school is the basic right of all of America’s children.