Press | New Leaders Submits Testimony Asking Congress to Restore the School Leader Recruitment and Support Program

In written testimony regarding the FY2019 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, New Leaders urges Congress to restore funding for the School Leader Recruitment and Support Program (SLRSP)—the only federal program specifically focused on investing in evidence-based, locally-driven strategies to strengthen school leadership in high-need schools. Funding SLRSP at $14.5 million would help seed innovative, evidence-based school leadership programs and partnerships that promise a return for students, schools, and communities that far exceeds this targeted investment.

Read the House written testimony.