We would like to each of you to send and email to the following news figures:Kieth Olberman firstname.lastname@example.orgAmy Goodman email@example.comArianna Huffington firstname.lastname@example.orgPlease use the subject heading "Saving Public Education, Saving Democracy." We believe this message will resonate with all 3 individuals, and we believe that 4,014 emails [ER Newsletter recipients] in their inbox will get their attention.We simply ask that you share your concerns about the legislation, and we ask that you encourage these individuals to read our research and make our national movement a national story.Please put this on your "to do" list(s)!We also encourage you to participate in a telephone conversation with your representatives.
"A child's learning is the function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher." James Coleman, 1972
. . .a pupil attitude factor, which appears to have a stronger relationship to achievement than do all the “school” factors together, is the extent to which an individual feels that he has some control over his own destiny. James Coleman, 1966
Saturday, May 19, 2007
Action Strategies from ER
From the Educator Roundtable Newsletter: