The National Youth and Consumer Safety Council is comprised of school based organizations, nonprofits and government agencies who are committed to making the lives of children, adults, families and all consumers safer by getting vital safety and recall information into every home.
The American Federation of Teachers is a union of professionals that champions fairness; democracy; economic opportunity; and high-quality public education, healthcare and public services for our students, their families and our communities. We are committed to advancing these principles through community engagement, organizing, collective bargaining and political activism, and especially through the work our members do. http://www.aft.org/
The mission of the American School Health Association is to build the capacity of its members to plan, develop, coordinate, implement, evaluate, and advocate for effective school health strategies that contribute to optimal health and academic outcomes for all children and youth. The American School Health Association envisions healthy students who learn and achieve in safe and healthy environments nurtured by caring adults functioning within coordinated school and community support systems. https://netforum.avectra.com/eWeb/StartPage.aspx?Site=ASHA1&WebCode=HomePage
The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) supports school counselors’ efforts to help students focus on academic, personal/social and career development so they achieve success in school and are prepared to lead fulfilling lives as responsible members of society
CABLE IMPACTS FOUNDATION – CIF: As the cable industry’s foundation dedicated to social responsibility, Cable Impacts leverages cable’s resources – including its platform, technology and content – to empower consumers and enhance communities. The foundation’s work targets: the advancement of education, increasing broadband adoption, and providing parents with the tools and resources to help their children appropriately and effectively use media.
CHILDREN’S SAFETY NETWORK – CSN: Children’s Safety Network (CSN) National Resource Center for Injury and Violence Prevention is dedicated to working with state, territorial and community Maternal & Child Health and Injury & Violence prevention programs to create an environment where all children and youth are safe and healthy. We work with states and territories to infuse knowledge, expertise, and leadership to reduce injury, hospitalization, disability and death for all children and youth. Our goal is to equip states to strengthen their capacity, utilize data and implement effective strategies to create injury and violence free environments. http://www.childrenssafetynetwork.org/
CABE’S mission is to assist local and regional boards of education in providing high quality public education for all Connecticut children through effective leadership. http://www.cabe.org/
The Council of the Great City Schools is the only national organization exclusively representing the needs of urban public schools. Composed of 67 large city school districts, its mission is to promote the cause of urban schools and to advocate for inner-city students through legislation, research and media relations. The organization also provides a network for school districts sharing common problems to exchange information, and to collectively address new challenges as they emerge in order to deliver the best possible education for urban youth. http://www.cgcs.org/site/default.aspx?PageID=1
The Family Online Safety Institute is an international, non-profit organization that works to make the online world safer for kids and their families. FOSI convenes leaders in industry, government and the non-profit sectors to collaborate and innovate new solutions and policies in the field of online safety. Through research, resources, events and special projects, FOSI promotes a culture of responsibility online and encourages a sense of digital citizenship for all. FOSI’s membership includes 30 of the leading Internet and telecommunications companies around the world.
The Federal Trade Commission(FTC) is the nation’s consumer protection agency. The FTC works to prevent fraudulent, deceptive and unfair business practices in the marketplace. http://www.ftc.gov/
KidsAndCars.org (KAC) is a nonprofit child safety organization dedicated to preventing injuries and death to children in or around motor vehicles. KAC has been pioneering a prevention movement since 1996 by promoting the highest level of awareness among parents, caregivers, legislators and the public at-large about the dangers inherent to children when in or around motor vehicles. http://www.kidsandcars.org/
Improving health, wealth, and success in the black community through outreach, empowerment, and advocacy.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION: The nation’s largest regional education agency. Under the leadership of Los Angeles County Superintendent of Schools and the County Board of Education, LACOE supports 80 public school districts and numerous other agencies in ensuring educational excellence for the region’s two million preschool and school-age children. Additionally, LACOE oversees the state’s largest Head Start grantee program, serving more than 11,000 preschool children and their families. http://www.lacoe.edu/Home.aspx
MSBA is governed by a board of directors made up of local school board members from districts throughout the state. The board consists of the President, President-Elect, Vice President, and Immediate Past President as well as two representatives from each of MSBA’s17 regions. MSBA ensures that local communities are connected to their public schools http://www.msbanet.org/
Mocha Moms, Inc. is a support group for mothers of color who have chosen to alter their career paths to devote more time to their families and communities. While many of our members have eliminated employment altogether, others work part-time, flex-time, night shifts, have home-based businesses, consult or freelance from home, or have chosen alternative, less demanding career paths so that they are more available for their families. We support the decisions made by our members. Mocha Moms, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. Mocha Moms, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, socio-economic level, education, or religion. Anyone who supports the mission and purpose of Mocha Moms, Inc. is welcome to join. http://www.mochamoms.org/
The National Association for the Education of Young Children is the world’s largest organization working on behalf of young children. Founded in 1926, NAEYC has led the way toward excellence in high-quality early care and education. With nearly 80,000 members from more than 300 Affiliates and more than 120 countries, including teachers, administrators, parents, educators, and policy members, we are committed to bringing high-quality early care and education to all young children. http://www.naeyc.org/
NACCHO. NACCHO’S members are the 2700 local health departments across the United States. NACCHO’s vision is health, equity, and security for all people in their communities through public health policies and services. NACCHO’s mission is to be a leader, partner, catalyst, and voice for local health departments in order to ensure the conditions that promote health and equity, combat disease, and improve the quality and length of all lives. http://www.naccho.org/
The National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), founded in 1921, is a professional organization serving elementary and middle school principals and other education leaders throughout the United States, Canada, and overseas. As a national organization, NAESP operates through a network of affiliated associations in every state, the District of Columbia, Canada, and overseas. As the representative of principals who serve 33 million children in grades pre-kindergarten through 8. http://www.naesp.org/
The National Association of School Nurses is a non-profit specialty nursing organization, first organized in 1968 and incorporated in 1977, representing school nurses exclusively. NASN has more than 15,000 members and 50 affiliates, including the District of Columbia and overseas school nurses. The NASN mission is, “To advance school nurse practice to keep students healthy, safe and ready to learn.” Please visit us at http://www.nasn.org/
The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) is the leading organization of and voice for middle level and high school principals, assistant principals, and school leaders from across the United States and 35 countries around the world. The association connects and engages school leaders through advocacy, research, education, and student programs. NASSP advocates on behalf of all school leaders to ensure the success of each student and strengthens school leadership practices through the design and delivery of high-quality professional learning experiences. http://www.principals.org/
STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ is the global cybersecurity awareness campaign to help all digital citizens stay safer and more secure online. The message was created by an unprecedented coalition of private companies, non-profits and government organizations with leadership provided by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG). Protect yourself and help keep the web a safer place for everyone. It’s easy to get involved. We have lots of free resources for everyone – including parents and teachers.
It’s easy to get involved with STOP. THINK. CONNECT. We’re creating free resources for anyone to use.
National PTA comprises millions of families, students, teachers, administrators, and business and community leaders devoted to the educational success of children and the promotion of parent involvement in schools. PTA is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit association that prides itself on being a powerful voice for all children, a relevant resource for families and communities, and a strong advocate for public education.
Membership in PTA is open to anyone who wants to be involved and make a difference for the education, health, and welfare of children and youth.
The NEA Health Information Network (HIN) is a non-profit health and safety organization closely aligned with the National Education Association (NEA). HIN advances information, programs, services, and policies that improve the health and safety of NEA members and the students they serve. Their mission is to improve the health and safety of the school community through information and programs that educate and empower school professionals and positively impact the lives of students. http://www.neahin.org/
NSBA represents state school boards associations and their more than 90,000 local school board members. NSBA believes education is a civil right, and public education is America’s most vital institution. School boards, elected or appointed by their communities, represent the community’s beliefs and values. Working with and through our State Associations, NSBA Advocates for Equity and Excellence in Public Education through School Board Leadership. http://www.nsba.org
NATIONAL SCHOOL PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATION – NSPRA:
Since 1935, the National School Public Relations Association has been providing school communication training, products and services to school leaders throughout the United States, Canada, and the U.S. Dept. of Defense Dependents worldwide. NSPRA’s mission is to advance education through responsible public relations and communication that leads to success for all students. http://www.nspra.org/
The overall purpose of PTA is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children. The New York State PTA is incorporated as a not-for-profit association under the laws of New York State and serves as a branch of National PTA.
THE SAFETY INSTITUTE - TSI:
The focus of The Safety Institute is on injury prevention and product safety. The Safety Institute examines areas of injury prevention and product safety across a broad spectrum. The Institute bases its plans and priorities on issues that require greater study and emphasis, as well as those which may be underserved by other organizations and advocates. The Institute gives special attention to those areas of emerging importance to injury and product safety, including the effects of new and changing technologies. http://www.thesafetyinstitute.org/