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August 7, 2006

August 7, 2006 August 7, 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director Important DateSunday, September 17, 2006 This year Parents United for Public Schools is taking part in the Headwaters Foundation Walk for Justice—a day where small non-profits come together and walk together for all of their causes! We will be walking because we […]

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July 12, 2006

July 12, 2006     July 2006 Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director Why is it that summers seem even busier than the school year?   An important event that you may find interesting!On Tuesday, July 18, We Win Institute is hosting a Family Day at the Metrodome: A Pan African Extravaganza! This is a wonderful […]

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May 22, 2006 – Quick Update

May 22, 2006 – Quick Update DEAN JOHNSON TOURING MINNESOTA ON TUESDAY, MAY 23 Well the legislative session is over, and I will be doing an End-of-Session Update during the next few days. For now, Senate Majority Leader Dean Johnson will be touring the state on Tuesday, May 23.  The following are his projected visiting […]

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May 22, 2006 – End of Session

May 22, 2006 – End of Session End of Session Update, May 22, 2006 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director Date to Remember November 7, 2006Election Day At the CapitolIt was a very short but intense legislative session. In the last hours of the session, the legislature decided to spend $21.5 milion on K-12 and […]

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May 19, 2006

May 19, 2006   Session Update for week of May 15-19, 2006 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director Date to Remember May 22, 2006The Legislature must adjourn It was great to see so many of you at our 4th Parent Leadership Summit.We all met new people and made great connections! We were pleased that we […]

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May 12, 2006

May 12, 2006   Session Update for week of May 8-12, 2006 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director Can’t Wait to See You!We’re excited about the Parent Leadership Summit on May 15 and are looking forward to meeting the many of you who have registered. As this legislative session winds down, and we head into […]

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May 5, 2006

May 5, 2006   Session Update for week of May 1-5, 2006 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In this Issue1. The Summit2. What is happening at the Capitol?3. Senate Education Omnibus Bill4. House Education Bills5. Want to know more about…? Can’t Wait to See You!We’re excited about the Parent Leadership Summit on May 15 […]

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April 28, 2006

April 28, 2006 Session Update for week of April 24-28, 2006 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director Dates to Remember May 10, 2006Minnesota Children’s Platform Summit May 15, 2006Parent Leadership SummitMay 22, 2006The State Legislature must adjourn  What is happening?So how does one explain what is happening at this point? During the last weeks, the […]

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April 21, 2006

April 21, 2006 Session Update for week of April 17-21, 2006 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director Dates to Remember May 15, 2006Parent Leadership SummitMay 22, 2006The State Legislature must adjourn  What is happening?This has been an interesting and complicated week. Remember this is NOT a funding year, so many lawmakers believe funding should be […]

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April 14, 2006

April 14, 2006 Session Update for week of April 10-14, 2006 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director “The world is run by those who show up!” Dates to Remember April 19, 2006Balancing the DemographicsPresenter: Myron Orfield May 15, 2006Parent Leadership SummitAn event by parents, for parentsMake sure to return your registration!  In This Newsletter1. What […]

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