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May 4, 2007

May 4, 2007 Update for April 30-May 4, 2007 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director   If this is your first update from Parents United, welcome! Please let us know if you have questions or experience any problems with your mailings from us. Important  Events Monday, May 21, 2007Last Day of the 2007 Legislative Session […]

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April 27, 2007

April 27, 2007 Update for April 23-27, 2007 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director   Stay up-to-the-minute on Minnesota and national education news:Bookmark our website’s News and Events page for easy access to the latest information.   In This Issue Parents United at Five! At the Capitol What Can I Do? Invest in Minnesota New at […]

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April 25, 2007

April 25, 2007 This month we celebrate the fifth anniversary of Parents United for Public Schools! We have come a long way, and we hope you agree that our work has been worthwhile for Minnesota’s schools. As a member of the Parents United database, you are part of a large and powerful statewide, grassroots organization […]

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April 20, 2007

April 20, 2007 Update for April 16-20, 2007 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director   This week we all had a chance to be heard at the State Capitol and the response was WONDERFUL! The phones were ringing off the hook and the computers were afire! I want to thank each and every one of […]

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April 18, 2007

April 18, 2007 Education E-Rally Today! Wednesday, April 18 Please contact Governor Pawlenty and at least one legislative leader today. Budget targets are insufficient to meet the needs of Minnesota’s students. Links to state leaders What you could say to state leaders over the phone What you could say to state leaders in an e-mail […]

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April 16, 2007

April 16, 2007 ~ Important Reminder ~ Education E-Rally: April 18 Make a promise today that you will place one phone call or write one email on Wednesday, April 18. If you do one thing this session to advocate for our schools, make sure you take part in this VIRTUAL RALLY. We need ALL who receive […]

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April 13, 2007

April 13, 2007 Update for April 9-13, 2007 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director   Education E-Rally: April 18 On Wednesday, April 18, the members and partners of the Alliance for Student Achievement—and all who care for public schools in Minnesota—are organizing a VIRTUAL RALLY. This is something you can participate in from your home […]

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April 3, 2007

April 3, 2007 An Addendum to Last Week’s Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director New Bill You may have read that the Senate passed a tax increase over the weekend to spend on K12 education as well as property tax reform. Late last week the bill that delineates how those dollars would be spent, SF1611, […]

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March 30, 2007

March 30, 2007 Update for March 26-30, 2007 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director If this is your first update from Parents United, welcome!Please let us know if you have questions or experience any problems with your mailings from us.   In This Issue Important Events Now We Know…. What Can I Do?   Important […]

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March 23, 2007

March 23, 2007 Update for March 19-23, 2007 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director   If this is your first update from Parents United, welcome! Please let us know if you have questions or experience any problems with your mailings from us.   In this Issue Upcoming Events Critical Moments Legislative Recess Our Priorities At […]

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