Please consider writing your members of Congress to urge them to protect Medicaid funding for students with disabilities and students in poverty. The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) makes this easy for you by looking up your members of congress and providing a sample letter for you to easily send. You just need to type in your zip code and some basic information at this link.
UC President Napolitano calls for guaranteed admission of all qualified community college studentsMarch 20, 2018
Part of the goal is to admit one transfer student for every two freshman and develop a road map of courses to help transfer students avoid wasting time and money on unnecessary classes. Read the article here.
The Teens Will Save UsMarch 16, 2018
Over the course of several years, this teacher has simulated a dictatorship in her classroom before teaching Orwell’s 1984. In previous years, students have always complied. This year they did not conform. Instead, they demonstrated critical thinking and were empowered to stand up to totalitarianism. Such a great read. Check it out here.
Walkouts, Marches and the Desire to ‘Do Something’: What You Need to Know About Stoneman Douglas ActivismMarch 9, 2018
“Here’s what you need to know—and what you can do, no matter your situation.” A helpful article to read.