Stand Up for Students coalition calling voters to pass 55% funding proposal for public schools.
“I don’t have to be, and we as educators don’t have to be, millionaires to have a voice for our students.” — NH teacher Allison Estes-Browne
This week we talk about CT educators addressing student poverty, state-wide assessments in ME, how OH is trying to fix the broken charter school funding system and the Senate budget in MA.
This week we talk about the misuse of standardized testing in Maine, Pennsylvania and Washington, and the decision in Massachusetts not to advance new charter schools.
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ME Educator: “Everyone needs to know that they have a voice and that it matters.”
“I’m seeing more students, and they’re staying homeless longer. It’s much more precarious.”
Michaud vows to eliminate Gov. LePage’s unfair A-F grading system for public schools.
By popular demand – More governors selling out students and schools.
“This is a victory for Maine students. The Legislature stood together in helping potentially thousands of hungry students all across Maine during the summer time.” — Justin Alfond of Portland.