ESEA passes Senate-but not everyone is celebrating

Me, at the Capitol just last week!

Yesterday the Senate passed their version of ESEA. I’m having a rough week here personally, as Kevin was hospitalized for two days. So I’ve not been totally on top of what is happening. But, in the few moments I’ve had to view email and Facebook, I don’t think that I am 100% happy with this […]

the PA budget battle for education is not over yet…and we need more soldiers…will you join us?

It's another call to action alert, please read and act!

The battle over the PA budget is not over and we need more soldiers. Will you take 10 minutes before the weekend and do one of these tasks? Forwarding from Education Voters: Put Heat on Your Lawmakers to Pass a Budget that Funds Our Schools Budget talks are stalled in Harrisburg. Last week, Governor Wolf […]

House passes their version of ESEA despite many objections

It's another call to action alert, please read and act!

I’m including a compilation of several different emails that I have received this week. I intended for this to be published before the House vote, but oh well, this happens sometimes. But, the Senate still has not voted, there is still time to contact your two Senators. There are several talking points below. House Unfortunately, […]

{call to action} time to call your folks in Congress about ESEA again

All parents but especially special needs and autism parents, need to be aware of this issue. If it passes this year in a format similar to years past, it will not be good for our kids.

Passing along information I received from COPAA. We need to contact our legislators about ESEA again. Please find 5 minutes in your schedule this week and do so, our kids need this! TAKE Action NOW to Support Strong Accountability for Students   SUMMARY:   Chairman Alexander (R-TN) and Ranking Member Murray (D-WA) have been working to […]