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NSBA's Office of Federal Advocacy & Public Policy represents the interests of the nation's 90,000 local school board members before Congress. NSBA's priority issues include the following:

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Myths and Realities in Public Education
America’s failing schools” has become an unfortunate and all-too-common theme. But the truth is, there are many successes that public education can boast. With the help of its Center for Public Education, NSBA has compiled several myths about our public schools and provides the real story.

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