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December 14, 2006

December 14, 2006 December 14, 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director If this is your first update from Parents United, welcome! We are using a new database, so please let us know if you have questions or experience any problems with your mailings from us. Important Dates (more info. below) January 3, 2007The […]

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November 30, 2006

November 30, 2006 Partner with us! Oftentimes we are asked, “What can I do to help?” Parents United is looking for partners to help us do something extraordinary together that none of us can do alone! Parents United is an organization that unapologetically advocates for Minnesota’s public schools. We help parents and community members from […]

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November 20, 2006

November 20, 2006 November 20, 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director   If this is your first update from Parents United, welcome! We are using a new database, so please let us know if you have questions or experience any problems with your mailings from us.   Important Date P.S. MinnesotaEducation Policy BriefingThursday, November […]

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November 2, 2006

November 2, 2006 November 2, 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director  Important Dates November 7, 2006Election Day November 15, 2006Center for Rural Policy and Development ConferenceEducating Rural Minnesota’s Children Great Schools Begin at the Ballot BoxCaution: editorializing ahead!In an era of state standards, state assessments and federal education legislation, more and more of […]

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October 26, 2006

October 26, 2006 October 26, 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director  Important Dates October 29, 2006John McCutcheon Sings to Benefit Our Kids!2-4 pm Hopkins Center for the Arts November 7, 2006Election Day November 15, 2006Center for Rural Policy and Development ConferenceEducating Rural Minnesota’s Children Coalition of Minnesota Businesses    In the last two weeks, […]

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October 12, 2006

October 12, 2006 October 12, 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director  Important Dates November 7, 2006Election Day November 15, 2006Conference: Educating Rural Minnesota’s Children P.S. Minnesota: Public Schools are not an afterthought I want to introduce you to the P.S. Minnesota campaign. You will be hearing a lot about this in the coming […]

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October 2, 2006

October 2, 2006 October 2, 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director  Important Dates November 7, 2006Election Day November 15, 2006Conference: Educating Rural Minnesota’s Children A Few Things to Check Out . . . New Rural Minnesota Journal discusses K-12 education in Greater Minnesota. A morning with Marian Wright Edelman in St. Cloud. Stay […]

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September 14, 2006

September 14, 2006 Special Update from Parents United Important event The Alliance for Student Achievement Education SummitMinnesota Schools: Does public policy reflect public values?Friday, September 22, 2006Minneapolis Convention Center Time is running out to register! The Alliance is offering scholarships to parents to make the Summit affordable and accessible! Ø      Hear from a national polling […]

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September 6, 2006

September 6, 2006 A Few More Important Dates in September Thursday, September 7, 6:30 to 8:30pm, in Minneapolis: “The Future-The Children”: 5th Congressional Candidate DebateLocation: Field Community School, 4645 4th Avenue South, Minneapolis (corner of 46th and 4th Ave)Moderated by The League of Women Voters and sponsored by the Field PTA8 Candidates Confirmed: Keith Ellison, Mike Erlandson, Alan […]

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September 5, 2006

September 5, 2006 September 5, 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director Important Dates September 22, 2006Minnesota Education SummitAt the Minneapolis Convention Center“Minnesota Schools: Does Public Policy Reflect Public Values?”  November 7, 2006Election Day Give a “boost” to Parents UnitedOn September 17, Parents United will be participating in a fundraiser through the Walk for […]

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