Plan now to celebrate American Education Week, November 16-20, 2015


NEA celebrates American Education Week during the week of November 16-20, 2015.  This year, NEA and AEW’s  founding partner, the American Legion, will continue to highlight the message of “Great Public Schools:  A Basic Right and Our Responsibility.”

You’ll find online at :  a number of creative materials, including a poster, an advertisement and a number of web banners for you to use.

American Education Week—November 16-20, 2015—presents all Americans with a wonderful opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every child receives a quality education. This year’s theme is “Great Public Schools: A Basic Right and Our Responsibility,” and will be reflected in special observances each day of the weeklong celebration:

  • Monday, November 16: Kickoff Day
  • Tuesday, November 17: Parents Day
  • Wednesday, November 18: Education Support Professionals Day
  • Thursday, November 19: Educator for a Day
  • Friday, November 20: Substitute Educators Day

Please take a look at our AEW tools and resources below and where you’ll find an online toolkit.