A free, high-quality, public education for all
Every child will receive a free, high quality, equitably-funded, public pre-K and K-12 education followed by diverse opportunities for accessible, affordable vocational or university education. Learn more.
Current Hot Topics/Issues: Affirmative action, African-American retention in higher education
Education Department led by Victor Goode – firstname.lastname@example.org
The NAACP works to ensure that every disadvantaged student and student of color graduates ready for college or a career by ensuring access to great teaching, fair discipline, equitable resources and challenging curriculum. We are dedicated to eliminating the severe racial inequities that continue to plague our education system. Our ultimate goal is that every student of color receives a quality public education that prepares him or her to be a contributing member of a democracy.
NAACP Education Department Initiatives (click to learn more)
- The Path Forward: Improving Opportunities For African-American Students
- Common Core State Standards for NAACP Units