4/24 – 5/9: Betsy De Vos Post Card Campaign
The Education Committee needs you to send postcards to Secretary of Education Betsy de Vos & voice your support for public educators. This campaign runs April 24-May 9 to coincide with National Teacher Appreciation Week.
SUGGESTED MEMBER SCRIPT:
Education is the foundation of our democracy and a free, public and equitable education is the right of all. Public educators are highly qualified and highly effective at meeting the needs of ALL students.
(Any message that conveys the importance of public educators. Be creative and positive while educating DeVos.)
WHO TO CONTACT :
400 Maryland Ave, SW
Washington, DC 20202
WHEN TO WRITE POSTCARDS:
Begin ASAP as snail mail takes a while. Hoping she is inundated for a time with positive messages about public educators.
WHY THIS IS IMPORTANT:
The cuts to education are slated to be substantial. Keeping public education public is essential to preserving our democracy.
For further information about Betsy DeVos in “Heavens to Betsy” article, click on this link: